Will provide a rare opportunity to view good numbers of free-flying trumpeter swans
Iowa man rounds out trio that pleads guilty to 58 wildlife violations
A look at what the reappearance of the disease means for Minnesota, as well as Wisconsin and Iowa
Average length of fish harvested in 2016 was about 33 inches, but paddlefish have the potential to reach lengths of over 50 inches and weigh over 50 pounds
Coyote season never closes, but typically gears up in the winter, after other seasons close
Landowners may begin submitting applications on Jan. 9 for Gaining Ground SAFE and Pheasant Recovery SAFE, and applications for new Quail Habitat SAFE will be accepted later in January
But still some time for furbearer and goose seasons
And from the winter streams trout opener in southeastern Minnesota to a kids’ ice fishing clinic in Iowa, winter fishing starts to kick into high gear this holiday weekend
Ice over parts of central and southeast Iowa has been reduced by unseasonably mild weather, Christmas Day rainstorm
A family friendly event is paired with most of the stockings to help anglers have success and fun while fishing
Whether the storm will impact ice conditions remains to be seen, but agencies such as the Iowa Department of Natural Resources continued to preach ice safety.
Disease detected as part of state’s voluntary monitoring program for the disease.
Licenses are available at nearly 900 locations across the state, and on the DNR website at www.iowadnr.gov/licenses.
It’s coming up on a busy time in the field — again — for Iowa deer hunters as the muzzleloader season opens and archery reopens Dec. 19.