N.D. To Offer Pronghorn Season Again This Year Despite Population Decline

  The North Dakota Game and Fish Department announced the details of this year’s pronghorn hunting season today, and 410 licenses will be available in five open units. Applications will be available online Thursday at gf.nd.gov. Paper applications will be available the week of July 24 for printing off the website, from license vendors or…
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Catching Up After A Day Off: Monday Report Shows Increase In Minnesota Ruffed Grouse Spring Drumming Counts

Good news isn’t easy to come by, it seems, these days, but there was good news Monday when the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources released the results of its spring drumming count survey. I was off Monday so I’m behind the 8-ball in reporting the results, but statewide drumming counts were up 57 percent from…
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Three ADA-Compliant Fishing Piers Now Available In Devils Lake, Devils Lake Tourism Says

Three accessible fishing piers now are available to disabled anglers on Devils Lake. Devils Lake Tourism highlighted the three piers, which meet  Americans with Disabilities Act requirements, in a newsletter. Here’s a rundown on the piers and how to reach them from downtown, as described in the newsletter: Channel A: Drive 8 miles west on…
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Pheasants Forever Names Renee McKeehen New Regional Representative For North Dakota

Pheasants Forever has a new regional representative in North Dakota. Jessica McKeehen starts her new job Monday, July 3. In the position, she will work with 26 local chapters and more than 4,000 members throughout the state to expend funds for wildlife habitat and conservation education on behalf of Pheasants Forever with local, state, and…
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Sportsmen’s Groups Outline Conservation Priorities In Advance Of Thursday Senate Committee Farm Bill Hearing

Conservation and sportsmen’s groups across the country will be keeping a close eye on Washington, D.C., on Thursday, when the Senate Committee for Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry holds a hearing on the future direction for the 2018 Farm Bill. As the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership said in a news release, the hearing takes place at…
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