Outdoors

Public meetings set for Northern Lake Michigan Coastal regional master plan – Weekly News

Contact(s): Ann Freiwald, DNR property planner, 608-266-2130 or Paul Holtan, DNR Office of Communications, 608-267-7517 Public comment period open through Nov. 28 STURGEON BAY, Wis. – The public will have an opportunity at two upcoming open houses to learn more about the department’s regional master planning process for properties located …

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Research to Monitor Movements of Walleyes and Lake Whitefish in and around Green Bay News Release

Contact(s): Tom Meronek, DNR fisheries management, 920-746-2868; Mike Donofrio, DNR fisheries management, 715-582-5050 GREEN BAY – Staff from the U. S. Geological Survey, University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, Wisconsin and Michigan Departments of Natural Resources, and the Great Lakes Acoustic Telemetry Observation System have initiated large-scale telemetry studies to determine… Source …

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What to Know About Whitetail Buck Dispersal

Researchers have determined the amount of forest cover is an important factor influencing dispersal patterns in white-tailed bucks, whereas deer density has minimal influence. (Photo: Getty Images) Research reveals how forest cover influences buck relocation behavior. Editor’s note: The author first reported on this topic in the October 2005 issue …

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New podcast and web series, Wild Wisconsin, gives hunters ability to learn on the go this fall – Weekly News

Contact(s): Sawyer Briel, DNR communications, 608-282-5334 [EDITOR’S ADVISORY: This news release was previously issued to statewide media.] MADISON — Scouting, buying your license, sighting in your rifle – the basics. But, how can you take your hunt to the next level? Easy access to information is the key to a …

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