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  • Research on trumpeter swan movements underway

    | Published on July 30, 2020 at 4:43am CDT Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press


    Wildlife Program highlights success story and research as another important step in trumpeter swan conservation Researchers are beginning a new era of trumpeter swan conservation this month by capturing and fitting swans with neck-mounted transmitters at various locations throughout Minnesota. The transmitters will allow researchers to monitor trumpeter swan movements at 15-minute intervals throughout the year. “Results… Read More

  • DNR hosts a virtual open house for conversations about deer  

    | Published on July 30, 2020 at 4:41am CDT Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press


    Anyone interested in discussing deer and deer management can tune in to a virtual open house on Tuesday, Aug. 18, hosted by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The meeting will include a presentation from Barbara Keller, the DNR’s big game program leader, who will share information about Minnesota’s deer and deer hunter population, explain some… Read More

  • Applications open for prairie chicken hunt lottery

    | Published on July 30, 2020 at 4:40am CDT Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press


    Hunters can apply through Friday, Aug. 14, to be chosen for one of 125 permits for the 2020 Minnesota prairie chicken hunting season. The nine-day prairie chicken season begins Saturday, Sept. 26, and is open only to Minnesota residents. The hunt takes place in northwestern Minnesota between St. Hilaire in the north and Breckenridge in… Read More

  • Anglers finding success on area lakes

    | Published on July 23, 2020 at 4:00am CDT Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press


    Dunvilla’s Lakeland announce contest winners The winners for the Lakeland General Store Fishing Contest for the months of May and June 2020 have been compiled by Mary Nyquist, Lakeland, located in Dunvilla. May Fishing Contest Winners included: Bass: 4.96, Kyle Erickson, Pelican Rapids, Prairie Lake, using a sucker minnow June Fishing Contest Winners included: Northern: 8.5, Chenelle Lende, Layton… Read More

  • Make safe boating the hallmark of your summer recreation in lakes area

    | Published on July 16, 2020 at 4:22am CDT Pelican Rapids Press| Author: Pelican Rapids Press


    Minnesota’s lakes and rivers have been particularly popular this season as people ignite or reignite their passion for the water and take advantage of abundant opportunities to boat and fish close to home. With a busy July on tap, the Department of Natural Resources reminds boaters the best times on the water are those that… Read More

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