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Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

COVID-19

Details on changes to DNR programs and services and links to resources in Wisconsin.

Outdoors For All

The outdoors are open for everyone. Find your adventure at Wisconsin's state parks.

Free Fishing Weekend

Get out on the ice and give fishing a try this winter. Buy your license today.

Support Wisconsin's Endangered Resources

What are we doing to protect and support the state's native species? Check out the 2021 Field Notes for more.

Find Your Adventure

With over 6 million acres of public lands in Wisconsin, there's no shortage of spaces to explore.

Wisconsin Natural Resources Magazine

Check out the winter issue of the DNR's guide to the outdoors.

Candlelight Events

Get outdoors and enjoy the parks in a whole new light. Find an event near you today.

Natural Resources Board

The Wisconsin Natural Resources Board sets policy for the Department of Natural Resources.
Natural Resources Board

Conservation Congress

Interested in natural resources management and an opportunity to provide input?
Conservation Congress

Deer Advisory Councils

County Deer Advisory Council (CDAC) provides input and recommendations to the department on deer management.
Deer Advisory Councils

Request a Speaker

Submit a request to have members of the Secretary's Office or DNR staff speak at your event.
Request a Speaker

Wisconsin Natural Resources Magazine

Published quarterly in spring, summer, fall and winter by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.
Wisconsin Natural Resources Magazine

Environmental Education for Kids EEK!

Brought to you now by FIELD Edventures, after 18 years of support by the Wisconsin DNR.
Environmental Education for Kids EEK!

General


1-888-936-7463 General questions seven days a week, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Spills


1-800-943-0003 24-hour spill emergency hotline

Violations


1-800-TIP-WDNR or
1-800-847-9367
Confidentially report suspected wildlife, recreational, and environmental violations