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T070208 --- Clint Austin --- austinBATS07XXc6 --- A cluster of little brown bats hangs on the rock walls of level 12 of the Soudan Underground Mine State Park. The bats discolor the area around the rocks that they use.
Very bad news for bats in Becker County: White-nose syndrome, which wipes out bat colonies, is now killing them here
3 hours 7 min ago
Blane Klemek column: Winter camping and trout fishing in the Boundary Waters
4 hours 7 min ago
March 27, 2017
Brad Laabs column: Time to get ready for open-water fishing
23 hours 19 min ago
March 20, 2017
The horned lark in a field of snow in Minnesota. Photo by Derek Bakken.
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
March 20, 2017 - 7:00am
March 19, 2017
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
March 19, 2017 - 6:00am
March 14, 2017
Woodie Camp in Fergus Falls is free and open to Minnesota youth who meet the requirements. The deadline to apply is May 15.
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
March 14, 2017 - 6:00pm
March 13, 2017
A red-headed pileated woodpecker looking for a meal. Photo by Don Henise.
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
March 13, 2017 - 7:00am
March 12, 2017
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
March 12, 2017 - 5:00am
March 5, 2017
Brad Laabs column: Got the bug? Lots of fishing opportunities in the region
March 5, 2017 - 8:00am
Blane Klemek column: Majestic hunter---the red-tailed hawk
March 5, 2017 - 6:00am
February 25, 2017
Blane Klemek column: Energetic, cheerful chickadees make for good company
February 25, 2017 - 3:30pm
Brad Laabs column: Ice fishing gets tricky now, but it's not over yet
February 25, 2017 - 1:30pm
February 19, 2017
Water flows from a spring in a natural cave. Minnesota DNR photo.
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
February 19, 2017 - 11:00am
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
February 19, 2017 - 7:00am
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
February 19, 2017 - 6:00am