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2021 Nine-Day Gun Deer Hunt Harvest Totals And License Sales Now Available

The 2021 nine-day gun deer hunt in Wisconsin kicked off the holiday season with plenty of opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors, put delicious, wild-harvested protein on the table and make memories with family and friends. Preliminary license sales, harvest registration and hunting incident numbers are now available.


DNR Seeks Public Comment On Updated Water Condition Lists

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is seeking public comment on revised water condition lists included in the draft 2022 Impaired Waters List.

About/General | Recreation | Outdoor Recreation

DNR Now Offering Year-Round Campsite Reservations

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced year-round camping reservations are now available at more than 20 state parks and forests. Temperatures may be dropping, but that doesn’t mean the end of camping for anyone looking for a winter adventure.

Environmental Protection | Financial Assistance | Public Health | Brownfields

DNR Awards Brownfields Grant To City Of Beaver Dam

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced the department awarded a Brownfields Grant to the City of Beaver Dam to assist with the investigation of potential environmental contamination at the site of a former auto dealership and repair shop.

Public Health | Wildlife Habitat

Deer Season Is Here: Test Harvested Deer For CWD Before Consuming Venison

Hunters are encouraged to get their deer tested for chronic wasting disease (CWD) before consuming venison.