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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

SD Senate calls for new approach to manage waterfowl licenses

March 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — The Legislature would stop earmarking specific numbers of waterfowl licenses for non-resident hunters in South Dakota, and the state Game, Fish and Parks Commission would receive additional authority to allocate them under a plan that recei…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

South Dakota GFP Commission eyes refuge changes

January 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks commissioners are looking at changing two of the state’s game refuges to waterfowl refuges.

The plan they’re studying would also eliminate three waterfowl refuges.

One change would reclassify …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

South Dakota GFP Commission eyes refuge changes

January 17, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE (AP) — South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks commissioners are looking at changing two of the state’s game refuges to waterfowl refuges.

The plan they’re studying would also eliminate three waterfowl refuges.

One change would reclassify …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Leier: Extended winter shortened 2013 spring

December 25, 2013 in Uncategorized

My short-term memory is sharp enough to recall that the 2013 winter lasted a little too long for my liking, and unless April cross-country skiing or snowmobiling are a draw, I’d suggest ice anglers had plenty of time from last December through Marc…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Feds reopen waterfowl production areas

October 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Just in time for today’s North Dakota’s pheasant opener, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Friday afternoon that it was immediately reopening federal Waterfowl Production Areas across the country. Continue Reading

Waterfowl production areas reopened to hunting

October 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

BISMARCK North Dakota’s waterfowl production areas will be open to hunting on the pheasant opener. Continue Reading

Waterfowl continues to ride favorable conditions

September 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS In a year of fewer deer, grouse and pheasants, waterfowl look to be the bright spot on the horizon for North Dakota hunters this fall.
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N.D. waterfowl populations continue to ride the momentum of favorable water conditions

September 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS In a year of fewer deer, grouse and pheasants, waterfowl look to be the bright spot on the horizon for North Dakota hunters this fall. Continue Reading

Waterfowl bill cosponsors switch, vote no

February 4, 2013 in The Daily Republic

Hunting privileges, commercialization, tourism and bird population part of debate. Continue Reading