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Leier: Becoming a state Game and Fish warden

November 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

Leading off with, “It seems like yesterday” is pretty good qualifier to acknowledge I’m not a kid anymore.
Fact is, it’s been 20 years since I took my final college exam, and also took the North Dakota Game and Fish Department game warden ex…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Duck numbers up: Survey tallies gain in North Dakota spring waterfowl population

July 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

BISMARCK — Spring duck numbers in North Dakota were up 23 percent from last year and 110 percent higher than the long-term average from 1948 to 1913, the Game and Fish Department said this week.
According to Mike Szymanski, waterfowl biologist for…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

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