Tim Eisele

Volunteers play key role in maintaining healthy Wisconsin lakes

  Cambridge, Wis. — Anglers interested in learning more about lake and water quality in the areas that they live and fish can do so by participating in one of the state’s 225 lake management districts. By doing so, sportsmen can also contribute to the health of lakes and wetlands in their area. Lake district volunteers work to monitor and…

Wisconsin DNR, CDACs to talk herd numbers August to November

  Hudson, Wis. — With the DNR no longer allowed to present deer population information to the public in terms of population goals by unit or deer per square mile, the agency will ask for the public’s help from August through November in defining new population objectives required by the Deer Trustee Report (DTR). Instead of having a population goal…

Northern deer zone kill up big while rest of Wisconsin down a bit

Madison — More than 300,000 deer have been electronically registered through all 2016 deer seasons so far, including 97,892 bucks from the gun season, the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) reported to the Natural Resources Board (NRB). At the board’s Dec. 14 meeting, Kevin Wallenfang, DNR big game ecologist, said that a grand total of 283,201 deer had been registered…