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Leier: Paddlefish are a unique resource for ND

April 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

In my early years with the North Dakota Game and Fish Department, I was a district game warden.
Prior to assuming responsibility for a district, new wardens learn different required skills from experienced wardens at stations around the state. My pr…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Leier: ND geese sightings arrive early

March 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

In case you missed it at the time, when temperatures were sub-zero and the countryside was white, North Dakota’s spring light goose season opened Feb. 15 and continues through May 18.
At the same time, while most people probably wouldn’t have an…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Leier: ND geese sightings arrive early

March 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

In case you missed it at the time, when temperatures were sub-zero and the countryside was white, North Dakota’s spring light goose season opened Feb. 15 and continues through May 18.
At the same time, while most people probably wouldn’t have an…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Leier: ND geese sightings arrive early

March 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

In case you missed it at the time, when temperatures were sub-zero and the countryside was white, North Dakota’s spring light goose season opened Feb. 15 and continues through May 18.
At the same time, while most people probably wouldn’t have an…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Leier: ND hunters, anglers will notice an significant fee increase

March 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

Just about this time last year, the North Dakota legislature was working through a bill that would raise fees for many of the state’s hunting and fishing licenses.
Eventually, Senate Bill 2231 passed the state senate overwhelmingly by a 39-6 vote,…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Leier: ND hunters, anglers will notice an significant fee increase

March 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

Just about this time last year, the North Dakota legislature was working through a bill that would raise fees for many of the state’s hunting and fishing licenses.
Eventually, Senate Bill 2231 passed the state senate overwhelmingly by a 39-6 vote,…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Leier: ND fishing expectations remain high in 2014

January 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

Looking ahead to 2014, it’s hard not to get excited, or stay excited, about the excellent fishing prospects that lie ahead for North Dakota.
None of us who are anglers today have ever lived through a time when the state has had more fishing waters…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Leier: ND fishing expectations remain high in 2014

January 2, 2014 in Uncategorized

Looking ahead to 2014, it’s hard not to get excited, or stay excited, about the excellent fishing prospects that lie ahead for North Dakota.
None of us who are anglers today have ever lived through a time when the state has had more fishing waters…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Leier: Extended winter shortened 2013 spring

December 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

My short-term memory is sharp enough to recall that the 2013 winter lasted a little too long for my liking, and unless April cross-country skiing or snowmobiling are a draw, I’d suggest ice anglers had plenty of time from last December through Marc…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Leier:ND wildlife needs habitat to rebuild

December 19, 2013 in Uncategorized

Doug Leier

For years, North Dakota Game and Fish Department biologists have stressed the importance of habitat in maintaining healthy wildlife populations in the long term.
At the recent round of Game and Fish advisory board meetings, that topic …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com