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Dakota Recreation Report

November 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

Outdoor notes
- Remember to stay on established trails and not carry a loaded firearm in the vehicle.
- Nov. 14: Ducks Unlimited banquet, Dickinson Elks, 5:30 p.m., Dickinson.
- Nov. 15: DU banquet, Williston Grand Hotel, 5:30 p.m., Williston.
- …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Dakota Recreation Report

November 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

Outdoor notes
- Remember to stay on established trails and not carry a loaded firearm in the vehicle.
- Nov. 14: Ducks Unlimited banquet, Dickinson Elks, 5:30 p.m., Dickinson.
- Nov. 15: DU banquet, Williston Grand Hotel, 5:30 p.m., Williston.
- …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Butterfly species added to list of endangered species

October 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Two species of butterflies are now protected under the Endangered Species Act.
The Dakota skipper and Poweshiek skipperling have suffered population declines due to loss and degradation of their native grasslands, according to th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Butterfly species added to list of endangered species

October 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Two species of butterflies are now protected under the Endangered Species Act.
The Dakota skipper and Poweshiek skipperling have suffered population declines due to loss and degradation of their native grasslands, according to th…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Leier: ND’s rich 125-year history in outdoors

October 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

As North Dakota gives pause to acknowledge the 125th anniversary of statehood, much will be made of its history, and thoughts of how the state will age into the future.
And some of that history will revolve around wildlife and the outdoors, from the…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Yellowstone bison to be given to tribes instead of zoos

October 22, 2014 in Uncategorized

An Indian reservation in Montana will receive 145 bison from Yellowstone National Park that were quarantined to create a herd free of a disease that threatens ranchers’ cattle, according to a government plan approved on Thursday.
The Montana Fish …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Adventure begins in Badlands

October 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

On Saturday, ENDracing hosted the 2014 North American Adventure Racing Series Championship in western North Dakota.
Adventure racers from Canada and the United States began the first day of the 38 hour competition. The athletes began the race, which…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Rounding up the herd: Nearly 400 bison removed from Theodore Roosevelt National Park’s South Uni

October 14, 2014 in Uncategorized

THEODORE ROOSEVELT NATIONAL PARK SOUTH UNIT — They entered the paddock as blurs of horns and dark brown fur.

Some of the bison thrashed against the steel walls — more used to the open plains of North Dakota than the tight confines of the hydraul…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Editorial: Many made opener event happen

October 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

A packed house Friday night. A large gathering at a Saturday afternoon land dedication. Veterans from the Wounded Warrior Project enjoying a beautiful — and successful — morning of pheasant hunting.
Yes, it was a tremendous Minnesota Governor’…continue reading on dglobe.com

Editorial: Many made opener event happen

October 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

A packed house Friday night. A large gathering at a Saturday afternoon land dedication. Veterans from the Wounded Warrior Project enjoying a beautiful — and successful — morning of pheasant hunting.
Yes, it was a tremendous Minnesota Governor’…continue reading on dglobe.com