Lake sturgeon exhibit opening set for Aug. 10 at Wild Rose State Fish Hatchery – Weekly News

Contact(s): Theresa Stabo, DNR exhibit coordinator, 608-577-6332 WILD ROSE, Wis. – Celebrate lake sturgeon, Wisconsin’s largest and longest-lived fish, and the people who have revered and protected this ancient species at an Aug. 10 unveiling of a new display at the Wild Rose State Fish Hatchery Education Center. The event …

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Warden Wire Part Two – Winter/Spring Patrol Highlights: Timber theft, illegal harvests, drug grows & more cases

By: Joanne M. Haas/Wis. DNR Bureau of Law Enforcement Welcome to Part Two of another edition of Warden Wire’s popular roundups of seasonal work performed by your DNR Conservation Warden Service. Following Part One and its rescues, hunts and more, Part Two focuses on patrol highlights. (Miss Part One? Here is the …

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Perrot State Park to hold centennial celebration August 4 News Release

Contact(s): Lois Larson, Perrot State Park, 608-534-6409 or Paul Holtan, DNR Office of Communications, 608-267-7517 [EDITOR’S ADVISORY: A slideshow of historical Perrot State Park photos accompanies this news release on the DNR website.] TREMPEALEAU, Wis. — Nicholas Perrot, a French explorer and diplomat, was one of the first Europeans in …

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