Tag: Department of Natural Resources

  • Celebrate Wisconsin Water Week April 4-10

    Celebrate Wisconsin Water Week April 4-10

    Attend The 2022 Wisconsin Lakes And Rivers ConventionApril 6-8, In-Person Or Virtually MADISON, Wis. – The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) invites the public to participate in Wisconsin Water Week by attending the 2022 Wisconsin Lakes and Rivers Convention April 6-8. Gov. Tony Evers declared April 4-10, 2022 Wisconsin Water Week to showcase the value of clean water for […]

  • Virtual CWD Response Plan Review Committee Meeting Dec. 14

    Virtual CWD Response Plan Review Committee Meeting Dec. 14

    MADISON, Wis. – The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced it will host the Chronic Wasting Disease Response Plan Committee meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 14 from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  The DNR’s 15-year CWD Response Plan, in effect through 2025, helps guide the department’s approach to addressing CWD in Wisconsin. The plan was developed to fulfill […]

  • DNR Urges Hunters To Use Treestand Harnesses This Fall

    DNR Urges Hunters To Use Treestand Harnesses This Fall

    Follow Treestand Safety Tips For A Safe Season MADISON, Wis. – The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reminds those participating in the upcoming deer hunting season to use treestands safely. According to surveys, one-quarter of bowhunters have experienced a fall or near fall from an elevated stand. However, less than half of Wisconsin deer hunters […]

  • DNR Seeking Public Comments For 2021 Fall Migratory Bird Hunting Season

    DNR Seeking Public Comments For 2021 Fall Migratory Bird Hunting Season

    MADISON, Wis. – The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will host a series of public meetings to gather input for Wisconsin’s proposed 2021 migratory bird hunting season structures. Virtual public meetings on the proposed 2021 season structure will be held March 16-18. The DNR invites the public to attend to learn more about the propels and […]

  • Wisconsin Walleye Management Plan For Brown, Door, Kewaunee, Manitowoc And Sheboygan Counties Virtual Public Meeting Feb. 2

    Wisconsin Walleye Management Plan For Brown, Door, Kewaunee, Manitowoc And Sheboygan Counties Virtual Public Meeting Feb. 2

    MADISON, Wis. – The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will host a public meeting to discuss updating the Wisconsin Walleye Management Plan for Brown, Door, Kewaunee, Manitowoc and Sheboygan counties. The meeting will be held via Zoom on Tuesday, Feb. 2, at 6:30 p.m. Anyone interested in walleye management for Brown, Door, Kewaunee, Manitowoc and Sheboygan counties and who […]

  • Wisconsin Walleye Management Plan Virtual Meeting Nov. 10

    Wisconsin Walleye Management Plan Virtual Meeting Nov. 10

    For Pepin, Buffalo, Trempealeau, Jackson, La Crosse, Monroe And Vernon Counties MADISON, Wis. – The Department of Natural Resources will host a regional public meeting to discuss updating the Wisconsin Walleye Management Plan. This virtual meeting will be held via Zoom on Tuesday, Nov. 10, at 6:30 p.m. for Pepin, Buffalo, Trempealeau Jackson, La Crosse, Monroe and […]

  • Wisconsin Walleye Management Plan Virtual Meeting Oct. 20

    Wisconsin Walleye Management Plan Virtual Meeting Oct. 20

    For Burnett, Washburn, Sawyer, Polk, Barron And Rusk Counties MADISON, Wis. – The Department of Natural Resources will host a regional public meeting to discuss updating the Wisconsin Walleye Management Plan. This virtual meeting will be held via Zoom on Tuesday, Oct. 20, at 6:30 p.m. for Burnett, Washburn, Sawyer, Polk, Barron and Rusk counties. Individuals from […]

  • Hunt Giant Whitetails in Iowa – Nonresident Tag Auction to Benefit SCTP Starts Tuesday, July 7th!

    Hunt Giant Whitetails in Iowa – Nonresident Tag Auction to Benefit SCTP Starts Tuesday, July 7th!

    Iowa is considered by many to be one of the premier white-tailed deer hunting destinations in the United States. Dreams come true in the Hawkeye State every year as hunters consistently harvest mature, corn fed bucks that reach well over 200″. Getting a tag, however, is easier said than done. Now you can guarantee your […]

  • Teamwork strikes again in major illegal deer harvest case

    Teamwork strikes again in major illegal deer harvest case

    VIROQUA, Wis. — The Vernon County Circuit Court on November 6 ordered two local men who led a 2018 illegal shining and shooting operation of deer to pay thousands of dollars in fines and banned them from hunting, fishing and trapping for 15 years nationwide, concluding a case investigated by Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources […]

  • DNR Hosts Inaugural Wisconsin PFAS Action Council Meeting

    DNR Hosts Inaugural Wisconsin PFAS Action Council Meeting

    MADISON, Wis. – The Department of Natural Resources is hosting the inaugural Wisconsin PFAS Action Council (WisPAC) meeting on Thursday, Nov. 14. WisPAC is composed of state agencies charged with developing and coordinating statewide initiatives to address the growing PFAS health and environmental concern. The group was established via Governor Evers’ Executive Order #40. A meeting […]