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Enthusiastic outlook: Game and Fish biologists stay optimistic for North Dakota’s pheasant season

July 25, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Harsh winters don’t always mean bad things for wildlife.
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NDGF scheduling exams for new wardens

July 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

I’m years removed from the high school and college decisions and contemplating schools, majors or possible career paths. And I don’t really miss it.
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Rankin is calling it quits after 36 years

May 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

LARIMORE Gary Rankin came to Larimore in 1977 as the new game warden for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department after spending a year teaching in West Yellowstone, Mont., and two years as a teacher in his hometown of Marmarth.
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Fee hike gives boost to NDGF

April 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS As the 2013 session of the North Dakota Legislature enters the homestretch, bill watchers say hunting, fishing and conservation should be neither better nor worse off when the smoke clears.
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Trash piling up on Missouri River shoreline in ND

June 29, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Outdoors enthusiasts who are enjoying summer activities on and around the Missouri River are leaving a lot of litter behind. North Dakota Game and Fish Department water safety coordinator Nancy Boldt says trash is accumulating along the shoreline. Continue Reading

Most Missouri River boat ramps in N.D. now usable

May 26, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

North Dakota’s Game and Fish Department says most public boat ramps on the Missouri River are usable this Memorial Day weekend. Continue Reading

NDGF imposes camping restrictions on western WMAs

April 27, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

In an effort to cut down on long-term camping, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department is implementing camping restrictions effective immediately on some wildlife management areas in western North Dakota and along Lake Sakakawea. Continue Reading

Residents want to know what the future holds for mule deer

April 10, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BEACH Low mule deer numbers in the state was a hot topic at the North Dakota Game and Fish Advisory Board District 8 meeting Tuesday evening at Beach High School. Continue Reading

Petition aims to keep park from being ‘isolated island’ in west

February 11, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Marc Landblom decided he had to do something when he discovered an oil well was being drilled along the celebrated Maah Daah Hey Trail.
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Board delays some oil drilling leases

February 3, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK (AP) More than 3,800 acres of state property in North Dakota’s scenic Badlands won’t be leased for oil drilling while officials develop a policy for reviewing energy exploration on environmentally sensitive land, a state board decided Friday.
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