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Leier: Important safety tips for summer

June 5, 2014 in Uncategorized

I’ll be the first to admit that following a long and cold winter and a short spring counted in days or weeks and not months, we almost feel like we’re trying to play catch up before we miss out on the summertime outdoors fun.
From fishing, boati…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Leier: New laws set for deer season

May 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

A new law that requires a North Dakota driver’s license number or state-issued photo identification number for most people to buy a resident hunting or fishing license, went into effect April 1.
Since this new law directly affects the deer license…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

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