Tim Eisele

Updated bobcat population model allows for more tags in Wisconsin

Minocqua, Wis. — Bobcats are doing quite well in the Badger State and increased carcass tags for this season stand as proof. Shawn Rossler, furbearer specialist with the Wisconsin DNR, and Nathan Roberts, DNR furbearer research scientist, told the Natural Resources Board that bobcats are a success story in Wisconsin. “The state of bobcats in our state is excellent,” Roberts…

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…