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County approves land transfer to USFWS

August 2, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

Taxes, tillable lands focus of discussion
WORTHINGTON More than a year ago, Nobles County Pheasants Forever purchased 121.75 acres of marginal land in Section 29, Graham Lakes Township, with the intent the land be developed as additional wildlife habitat. Continue Reading

Olson Lake making a comeback in west central Minn.

May 14, 2011 in West Central Tribune

Olson Lake is a 124-acre, shallow water lake that was once a waterfowl hunter’s Mecca and could be soon again.
It’s part of a 450-acre Waterfowl Production Area, and the protected grassland on the property are as popular with pheasant hunters as the lake will again be for waterfowl hunters.
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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to launch hunting, fishing, wildlife watching survey

March 16, 2011 in Morris Sun Tribune

Hunters, anglers and other wildlife enthusiasts across the nation will be asked to participate in interviewing set to begin April 1. The survey, which has been conducted every five years since 1955, will involve 53,000 households. Continue Reading

Feds say wolverines need protection

December 13, 2010 in The Dickinson Press

HELENA, Mont. (AP) Wolverines should be added to the list of endangered and threatened species, but other species considered in greater danger will prevent the small, ferocious mammal from protection for now, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Monday. Continue Reading