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Iowa Pheasants Endure Brutal Winter, Cold Wet Spring

BOONE – Iowa’s hard winter and cool, wet spring made life here difficult for pheasants. Take away places to hide from the weather or predators, and to hatch young, and life gets even more challenging. “There is no question that weather conditions this past winter and spring was bad for…


Permits Needed Before Using Chemicals or Herbicides on Aquatic Vegetation

SPOONER, Wis. — Waterfront owners buying chemicals for weed treatments along and in their shorelines should know they need a Department of Natural Resources permit before using the product. The permit is necessary to insure proper use of the chemical and prevent harm to the lake or stream. “Aquatic plants…


Fish Stocking Permits Now Available Online

MADISON — Fishing clubs, lake associations and private pond owners who want to stock fish can now apply online for the permit they’ll need before transferring fish into any water in Wisconsin. Filling out an online application may allow people to get a permit decision more quickly than if they…


DNA Results Prove DFG Successfully Found And Shot Dangerous Coyote That Attacked Toddler

A coyote that attacked a toddler in Lake Arrowhead May 6 is no longer a threat to the community. The Department of Fish and Game (DFG) announced today that conclusive DNA evidence proves that the coyote shot by a DFG game warden on May 8 was the one responsible for…


CWD Not Found in Pennsylvania Hunter-Killed Deer Samples

HARRISBURG – Chronic wasting disease (CWD) was not detected in samples taken from hunter-killed deer during the state’s 2007 hunting season, according to Dr. Walt Cottrell, Pennsylvania Game Commission wildlife veterinarian.  In 2007, 3,800 samples from hunter-killed deer were tested, and CWD was not detected.  This marked the fifth year…


Facts About New Trapping Procedure for Emerald Ash Borer in Iowa

To help in the detection of the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) in the state of Iowa, the collaborative partners of the Iowa Department of Agriculture, Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Iowa State University Extension, and U.S. Department of Agriculture Plant Protection and Quarantine, have rolled out a new survey initiative…