DNR Q&A

Wed
21
Jan

DNR Q & A: How does the DNR decide whether to aerate a lake to prevent winterkill of fish?

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources field staff, resource managers and the DNR Information Center staff answer many questions every day about natural resources topics. Here is one of them:
Q.  How does the DNR decide whether to aerate a lake to prevent winterkill of fish?

Wed
21
Jan

DNR Q & A: What options are available for staying overnight at Minnesota state parks in the winter?

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources field staff, resource managers and the DNR Information Center staff answer many questions every day about natural resources topics. Here is one of them:
Q.  What options are available for staying overnight at Minnesota state parks in the winter?

Thu
08
Jan

DNR Q & A: Insect infestation in trees

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources field staff, resource managers and the DNR Information Center staff answer many questions every day about natural resources topics. Here is one of them:
Q.   When I hiked in the Black Hills of South Dakota recently, I observed the many dying trees related to insect infestation. We take all these precautions when using firewood, but is there cause for concern with Christmas trees being shipped from various places around the nation? It seems like a possible way to spread pests and diseases.

Tue
23
Dec

DNR Q & A: What causes arctic smoke along the North Shore?

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources field staff, resource managers and the DNR Information Center staff answer many questions every day about natural resources topics. Here is one of them:
Q.   What causes arctic smoke along the North Shore?

Fri
19
Dec

DNR Q & A: What is a rocket net, and how is it used by the DNR?

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources field staff, resource managers and the DNR Information Center staff answer many questions every day about natural resources topics. Here is one of them:
Q.   What is a rocket net, and how is it used by the DNR?

Fri
19
Dec

DNR Q & A: Wild turkeys

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources field staff, resource managers and the DNR Information Center staff answer many questions every day about natural resources topics. Here is one of them:
Q.   It seems like you see more and more wild turkeys these days near urban areas. Is this just cyclical, or has their population shifted?

Thu
11
Dec

DNR Q & A: Do bald eagles in Minnesota migrate for the winter?

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources field staff, resource managers and the DNR Information Center staff answer many questions every day about natural resources topics. Here is one of them:
Q.   I noticed the DNR eagle cam is back online. Do bald eagles in Minnesota migrate for the winter, or do they stay on their summer nests?

Thu
11
Dec

DNR reminds parents of ice danger to children

A mix of warm and cold weather across Minnesota has created inconsistent ice on lakes, rivers and ponds.

Thu
16
Oct

DNR Q & A: Why does this year seem to be particularly good for fall colors?

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources field staff, resource managers and the DNR Information Center staff answer many questions every day about natural resources topics. Here is one of them:
Q.   Why does this year seem to be particularly good for fall colors?

Thu
09
Oct

DNR Q & A: What should I do if I find zebra mussels?

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources field staff, resource managers and the DNR Information Center staff answer many questions every day about natural resources topics. Here is one of them:
Q.   What should I do if I find zebra mussels while removing my dock or boat lift from the water this fall?

 

 

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