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June 10, 2018
Bill Heig of Bowens Resort on Lake Winnibigoshish holds a nice walleye caught on a jig and minnow in shallow water over a sand bottom. John Myers / Forum News Service
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
June 10, 2018 - 6:20am
August 21, 2017
Starry Stonewort has been confirmed in Lake Minnewaska in Pope County, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reported on Monday. File photo shows a strand of starry stonewort from Lake Koronis, where the invasive species was first identified in a Minnesota lake.  Forum News Service file photo
Starry stonewort invasive species spreads to second Minn. lake this year
August 21, 2017 - 5:48pm
June 17, 2017
Tom Cherveny | Tribune Patrick Selter (left) and Patrick DeMars of PLM Lakes and Land apply algaecide targeting starry stonewort on Lake Koronis on Tuesday. play button
Taking on starry stonewort's opening act
June 17, 2017 - 9:36am
June 8, 2017
The bighead carp captured in a private gravel pit near Redwood Falls, Minn., is the largest invasive carp ever to be captured in Minnesota. The fish measured 47.5 inches and weighed 61.7 pounds, the DNR said. (Photo courtesy of Minnesota DNR)
Minnesota's largest invasive carp captured near Redwood Falls
June 8, 2017 - 10:22am
June 7, 2017
The spread of zebra mussels is a serious threat to all waterways, and anglers want to preserve the health of their favorite fishing spots for the next generation. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Doug Leier: Regulations aim to reduce the risk of spreading aquatic nuisance species
June 7, 2017 - 9:36am
February 16, 2017
A zebra mussel is on the list of aquatic invasive species that is the focus of an effort to keep them out of lakes and rivers in the region. Forum News Service file photo.
Minnesota lake businesses must take aquatic invasive species training
February 16, 2017 - 4:45pm
October 9, 2016
October 9, 2016 - 12:30pm
September 19, 2016
A heavy coat of zebra mussels covers boat lifts that were removed in October 2015 from Green Lake in west central Minnesota. (Forum News Service photo)
ASK THE DNR: What to do if you find zebra mussels on a dock or boat lift.
September 19, 2016 - 10:39am
September 8, 2016
All was quiet on the waterfront at Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis recently. But the Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board is keeping its guard up in the battle of aquatic invasive species — in particular, zebra mussels, which reportedly aren't yet in the popular metro lake. (Brian S. Peterson/Forum News Service)
PETERSON: Looking for aquatic invasive species in unsuspecting places
September 8, 2016 - 11:32am
September 2, 2016
Starry stonewort has been confirmed in Lake Winnibigoshish in Itasca and Cass counties, Moose Lake in Beltrami County and Rice Lake in Stearns County. To date, Starry Stonewort has been found in four Beltrami County lakes. (Photo courtesy of Minnesota DNR)
Starry stonewort found in Moose Lake, Lake Winnibigoshish
September 2, 2016 - 3:16pm
July 9, 2016
AIS media event, Mississippi, Hastings Access
WORTH A LOOK: Minnesota now requires AIS affirmation when boaters, anglers renew licenses
July 9, 2016 - 10:08pm
May 15, 2016
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Bill allowing pink hunting clothes advances
May 15, 2016 - 2:22am
March 12, 2016
Talkin' with Dokken: What is sport gillnetting?
March 12, 2016 - 9:45am
October 25, 2015
By following the tenets of the "Clean, Drain and Dry" initiative, hunters and anglers can help minimize the spread of aquatic invasive species. (Wildlife Forever)
TAKE A LOOK: Conservation Group reminds hunters to 'clean, drain and dry' to ward off invasive species
October 25, 2015 - 7:30am
August 9, 2015
Brad Dokken
BRAD DOKKEN: New rules on Red were needed
August 9, 2015 - 8:45am