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June 15, 2019
Jim Ertl shared this photo he took of a loon and chick. “Two loon chicks hatched in a nest by our dock on Fish Hook River,” he said. “The picture is from Sunday morning (June 9) returning to the nest. Beautiful sight!” (Submitted photo)
A Fish Hook River family
22 hours 37 min ago
June 11, 2019
The American Crystal Sugar factory operates in East Grand Forks.  Photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Air quality affects health of all Minnesotans, report says
June 11, 2019 - 7:54pm
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Becker County lake clouded by organism that's 'beautiful' under the microscope
June 11, 2019 - 1:05pm
February 5, 2019
Using drones to track bees
February 5, 2019 - 10:38am
January 30, 2019
The emerald ash borer is a small, metallic green beetle native to Asia that is about 1/2 inch long and 1/8 inch wide. Special to The Forum
A benefit of extreme cold: It kills the dreaded emerald ash borer
January 30, 2019 - 6:55pm
January 15, 2019
Blood moon
Total lunar eclipse will produce a rare Blood Moon on Sunday
January 15, 2019 - 9:20am
January 9, 2019
Fargo-Moorhead science museum idea getting off the ground
January 9, 2019 - 4:35pm
December 22, 2018
Evening grosbeak returned to the Itasca State Park Bird Count after a five-year absence.
Record numbers seen in winter bird count
December 22, 2018 - 6:00pm
November 1, 2018
Two recently orphaned puma cubs -- also known as mountain lion and cougar -- from different locations in Northern California are now playing, bonding, and calling Como Zoo home. The pumas arrived from California to Como on October 30, 2018 after being cared for by Oakland Zoo wildlife specialists.  Courtesy of the Oakland Zoo
St. Paul zoo welcomes orphaned mountain lion cubs
November 1, 2018 - 7:30pm
October 18, 2018
Steve Kolbe, NRRI research scientist, nails a bird house to a tamarack tree in the Sax-Zim bog Wednesday afternoon to encourage boreal chickadees to nest. Their numbers are down due to climate change. Bob King / Forum News Service
A fall fairytale: Scientists hang 500 birdhouses to study boreal chickadees
October 18, 2018 - 8:27pm
October 12, 2018
The American Crystal Sugar factory operates in East Grand Forks.  Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Air quality remains good in N.D./Minn.
October 12, 2018 - 9:01am
October 9, 2018
Dr. L. David Mech in his office in the Gabbert Raptor Center on the University of Minnesota's St. Paul campus on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, where he was preparing for the International Wolf Symposium. Deanna Weniger / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Expert dispels 5 common wolf myths ahead of International Wolf Symposium
October 9, 2018 - 9:02pm
A pair of adult loons feed their chicks on Burntside Lake near Ely. Minnesota loon conservation efforts would get $7.52 million in part of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill  settlement under a proposal published Tuesday in the Federal Register. News Tribune file photo.
Minnesota loons may get $7.2 million from BP oil spill settlement
October 9, 2018 - 5:47pm
September 28, 2018
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Moose on the loose in west-central Minnesota
September 28, 2018 - 7:28pm
September 26, 2018
Citizen volunteer water monitors meeting in Walker Sept. 27
September 26, 2018 - 10:04am
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