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May 11, 2017
Northland Nature: Toad Time Begins in Mid May
May 11, 2017 - 1:22pm
March 24, 2017
On a cool March morning, Rich Staffon of Cloquet removes unhatched eggs from a wood duck nesting box at the Canosia Wildlife Management Area near Pike Lake. The eggs had been left behind by a hooded merganser. Nesting boxes often prove beneficial to species other than wood ducks, Staffon said. Sam Cook/Forum News Service
Northland couple offer a helping hand for ducks
March 24, 2017 - 8:40am
February 17, 2017
Fisheries staff get face-to-face with a lake sturgeon. Photo contributed by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Part II: Two important Minnesota natives call Kettle River home
February 17, 2017 - 12:06pm
February 12, 2017
Fall color is abundant at Wolf Creek Falls on the Wolf Creek Trail. Photo courtesy Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Part 1: The Kettle River watershed is scenic, wild and unique
February 12, 2017 - 8:20am
February 6, 2017
NORTHLAND NATURE: Pine siskins join other finches at the feeder
February 6, 2017 - 11:36am
January 17, 2017
The deep impression in the snow indicates where an owl hit (note the wing marks it left as it took flight), and the tracks of its prey, a shrew,  as it came over the trail from the left. Photo courtesy of Larry Weber
Northland Nature: A story of predation in the snow
January 17, 2017 - 9:44am
January 10, 2017
A deer mouse hops over the new snow. Note the footprints and tail prints. Photos contributed by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Ice-covered snow add challenge to winter movement
January 10, 2017 - 1:18pm
December 6, 2016
Northland Nature: A recent visit to a beaver pond reveals..
December 6, 2016 - 5:53am
November 25, 2016
Northland Nature: Puffballs remain on logs in the woods
November 25, 2016 - 1:50pm
November 22, 2016
A large growth of rose hips add plenty of red to the roadsides. Photo by Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Roses give color to the roadsides again
November 22, 2016 - 5:40am
November 14, 2016
NORTHLAND NATURE: Deer mice move indoors in autumn
November 14, 2016 - 9:46am
October 29, 2016
Northland Nature: Grackles can be found in large flocks with blackbirds
October 29, 2016 - 3:56pm
October 28, 2016
DNR Question of the Week
October 28, 2016 - 11:02am
October 24, 2016
Shaggy mane mushrooms (Coprinus) grow in a lawn on an October day. Larry Weber
Northland Nature: Late-season mushrooms sprout up in the forest
October 24, 2016 - 8:56am
October 16, 2016
On this close look at a stem of a Tamarack, note the number of needles in a cluster and note the small cones.
Northland Nature: Tamaracks: the deciduous conifer
October 16, 2016 - 4:03am
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