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Recreation | Safety | Education

DNR, Dane County Sheriff's Office Renew Weekend Public Hours At Shooting Range

Thanks to the continuing project agreement between the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and the Dane County Sheriff's Office, the public again will have weekend access to the Dane County Law Enforcement Training Center range.

Public Health | Safety | Drinking Water

DNR Seeking Public Comment For Environmental Review Of City Of Thorp Safe Drinking Water Loan Program Project

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced the City of Thorp is an applicant for funding through the Safe Drinking Water Loan Program (SDWLP) to address deficiencies in its public drinking water system. The project includes the replacement of lead service lines throughout the City of Thorp.

Construction | Enforcement | Events | Landfills

DNR Announces Public Hearing And Comment Period For Proposed Landfill Expansion In Menomonee Falls

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced it will host a public informational hearing on May 18 for the proposed 76.6-acre expansion to Waste Management of Wisconsin, Inc.’s Orchard Ridge Eastern Landfill.

Recreation | Regulations | Safety | ATV

Think Smart Before You Start: DNR Urges ATV And UTV Enthusiasts To Follow Safety Tips And Stay Off Undesignated Roads

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) urges operators of all-terrain vehicles (ATV) and utility terrain vehicles (UTV) to stay safe and enjoy the ride by following safety best practices.

Monitoring | Safety | Forest Fire

High Risk of Wildfires Continues As Dry Conditions Persist

Wisconsin is coming into the homestretch of fire season, and the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is asking the public to stay vigilant as fire danger is very high and high across the state once again this weekend, particularly in the north.