Outdoors

Wisconsin waterfowl hunters may offer thoughts on season framework changes via online survey

(Photo by Tim Eisele) The Wisconsin Waterfowl Association (WWA) is surveying its 7,000 members for their attitudes on important future changes to hunting regulations. Now, all duck and goose hunters may also weigh in, by going to the questionnaire at:http://survey.constantcontact.com/survey/a07eguridc2k59yndz8/start. The survey includes valuable information on how many days per… …

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Celebrate Pattison State Park Turning 100 At Winterfest – Weekly News

Centennial Celebration Starts Jan. 25 A candlelight ski and snowshoe hike is a highlight of Winterfest at Pattison State Park.Photo credit: DNR Contact(s): Kevin Feind, Pattison State Park Superintendent, 715-399-3111, kevin.feind@wisconsin.govJanuary 14, 2020 Click on image for larger size.Photo credit: DNR SUPERIOR, Wis. – Pattison State Park is celebrating 100 …

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Your Daily Wisconsin Outdoor News Update – Jan. 17, 2020

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Your Daily Wisconsin Outdoor News Update – Jan. 15, 2020

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Former Wisconsin DNR secretary Stepp to lead EPA’s Chicago office

Cathy Stepp TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — A former Wisconsin official has been appointed to lead a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency regional office covering six Midwestern states, EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler said Wednesday. Kurt Thiede will succeed Cathy Stepp, who announced her resignation as chief of EPA’s Region 5, based in …

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Bald Eagle Numbers Soar 27 Percent in Southeastern Wisconsin – Weekly News

Increases Across Majority of State New bald eagle nests were reported by citizens in 2019 Photo credit: Rich Staffen Contact(s): Laura Jaskiewicz, research scientists, (for statewide numbers) 715-365-8922, Laura.Jaskiewicz@wisconsin.gov January 7, 2020 MADISON, Wis. – Bald eagle numbers soared 27 percent in southeastern Wisconsin in 2019, and populations grew in …

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