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June 20, 2009
Lake encroachment requests increase; answer is still no
June 20, 2009 - 1:01pm
Woodworking for wildlife
DNR author writes manuals for nature lovers
June 20, 2009 - 1:00pm
June 18, 2009
Deer ticks showing signs of three disease-carrying organisms, including Lyme
June 18, 2009 - 6:17am
June 11, 2009
Tent caterpillar
Tent caterpillars invade area
June 11, 2009 - 6:58am
June 10, 2009
Sportsmen's groups in Alberta and Chokio are concerned about the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's plans for the "big woods", planted by notable area conservationist, educator and artist Ernest Strubbe
Strubbe's legacy in peril?
June 10, 2009 - 6:54am
June 6, 2009
A porcupine sits quietly in a tree north of Big Sand Lake. They generally live quietly in the woods and tend to blend in with the scenery. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Porcupines: Ignored, despised bark biters
June 6, 2009 - 1:00pm
June 1, 2009
Jason Meyer (third from right), area land manager for St. Louis County, shows an example of how thinning pines at an earlier age increases the value of the ones left behind. The group included county commissioners and representatives from the logging industry during a tour of the Floodwood School Forest on Tuesday afternoon. (Amanda Hansmeyer /
Earth-friendly methods aim to improve logging
June 1, 2009 - 7:17am
May 26, 2009
Traveling up north? Be ready
May 26, 2009 - 6:10am
May 25, 2009
Jim Lockrem of SJE-Rhombus fills a beaker of clean wastewater and shows it to Mary Ann Bond and Denise Oakes of the MPCA at the Lake Melissa Ceramic MBR Cluster System.BRIAN BASHAM/TRIBUNE
New wastewater technology could help clean up lakes
May 25, 2009 - 9:14am
May 20, 2009
Park Rapids Public Works employee Stephanie Paulson, in a manhole, sets a duckling in a plastic bucket after retrieving it from the storm sewer. Deb Rogers looks on. The rescued ducks waited anxiously.
Duck rescue attracts crowd to downtown Park Rapids
May 20, 2009 - 8:34am
May 16, 2009
Nine-year-old Zach Severtson pets Panther, his new pet deer. The yearling continues to return to the yard, searching for a handout. (Photos by Sarah Smith / Enterprise)
Park Rapids boy befriends stray deer; 'Panther' is learning to chase a ball
May 16, 2009 - 1:00pm
May 11, 2009
Boy pulled out of lake near Erhard
May 11, 2009 - 7:14am
May 9, 2009
The lake bottom held a larval dragonfly, who agreed to make a guest appearance to meet Nevis students. (Photos by Jean Ruzicka / Enterprise)
Kids explore nature's phenomena
May 9, 2009 - 1:00pm
May 7, 2009
Wolf sightings around Duluth
Duluth wolf sightings increasing
May 7, 2009 - 6:25am
April 29, 2009
As the bird turns
April 29, 2009 - 7:31am