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Madelyn (Mac) Halvorson
Dick Hatt walleye
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS: DOUG LEIER/ North Dakota's prairie wetlands also benefit shorebird species
Mollie Ficocello catfish
Summer hours set at Rydell National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center
Brad Dokken: Pilot program to benefit Northwest Angle
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Port: Gov. Doug Burgum and the Land Board need to get in control of their bureaucrats
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Four Generations of the
May 5, 2017
Drumming count survey logs ruffed grouse trends
RED LAKE WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA, Minn.—Traffic noise isn't a problem, but a forest full of sounds competes for Gretchen Mehmel's ears...
May 5, 2017 - 4:25pm
Brad Dokken column: Sky dancing woodcock one day, drumming ruffed grouse the next during trip to Norris Camp
I'd come to Norris Camp, headquarters of Red Lake Wildlife Management Area, to spend a few hours in a ruffed grouse blind and tag along on an...
May 5, 2017 - 3:31pm
March 22, 2017
Marv the Peregrine is back in Grand Forks
It’s official: The peregrine falcon that flew into town last week is Marv, the patriarch of Grand Forks’ peregrine clan the past couple of...
March 22, 2017 - 11:11am
January 13, 2017
Always in Season: House sparrows present a mystery
Dave Lambeth's review of Christmas Bird Count numbers pretty much confirmed that house sparrows are declining in Grand Forks. The number of house sparrows seen on this winter's count was 355, the smallest count since the 1960s, when many fewer people turned out to count winter birds...
January 13, 2017 - 8:15am
December 20, 2016
Red Lake Watershed District and DNR move forward on Pine Lake flood project
The Red Lake Watershed District and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources recently signed a memorandum of understanding to continue their...
December 20, 2016 - 9:18pm
December 14, 2016
Christmas Bird Count season in the wings
It all started in 1900, when a group of conservationists who were concerned about declining bird populations came up with the idea of counting...
December 14, 2016 - 3:49pm
October 24, 2016
Small bird creates a mystery, causes a backyard stir
Suezette was first to notice an unfamiliar sound coming from our overgrown garden. It was a bird, certainly, but not one I recognized. The situation...
October 24, 2016 - 5:08pm
October 17, 2016
Rusty blackbird seems to be slipping away
While I was going after the mail the other day, a flock of blackbirds settled into the shelterbelt. Most of them were red wings, as far as I...
October 17, 2016 - 10:45pm
October 9, 2016
Real northerners pause in N.D.
A number of ducks occur around the Northern Hemisphere. Some common species are among them. These include gadwall, blue-winged teal, mallard,...
October 9, 2016 - 8:30am
October 2, 2016
IN SEASON: Cormorants crowd N.D. wetlands
The double-crested cormorant wins no prizes for beauty or popularity, but it might win prizes for abundance and for fish eating. Therein rests...
October 2, 2016 - 12:30pm
Pheasants Forever highlights fall hunting prospects
North Dakota's neighbors again this year will offer good pheasant hunting opportunities, as well. At least in places.
October 2, 2016 - 7:30am
September 25, 2016
TALKIN' WITH DOKKEN: What's up with all of the roadkill skunks lately?
Q. I've noticed a high number of roadkill skunks in the past couple of weeks, along with divots in the ground I've been told are made by skunks....
September 25, 2016 - 1:30pm
The splitters strike again
This bird is the yellow-rumped warbler. Or maybe it's not. Maybe it's the myrtle warbler. Or it may be the "butter butt." How are we to know?...
September 25, 2016 - 12:30pm
September 11, 2016
ALWAYS IN SEASON: Cooper's hawks increase in Grand Forks
Not many years ago, a Cooper's hawk was considered a rare bird here. My copy of the Grand Forks County checklist, dated 2009, calls the Cooper's...
September 11, 2016 - 10:00am
TALKIN' WITH DOKKEN
Q. I know ruffed grouse populations follow a fairly predictable 10-year cycle of peaks and valleys. Someone recently told me the down years result...
September 11, 2016 - 9:00am