Minnesota: Aquatic Habitat Program provides cost share for habitat restoration

Conservation groups, lake associations and local governments can help improve fish habitat and water quality through a Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) grants program. The DNR’s Aquatic Habitat Program provides cost-share grants for the purpose of improving and protecting … Continue reading →

National Fishing and Boating Week Events

What better time to teach a child to fish than National Fishing and Boating Week, celebrated this year June 2-10. Many national wildlife refuges will host youth fishing derbies and learn-to-fish or learn-to-paddle events to mark the week, sponsored by … Continue reading →

Start of Summer Amps Up the Fun At National Wildlife Refuges

Summer’s here, and a raft of outdoor adventures await for the whole family at national wildlife refuges. Discover the magic of the natural world. Prepare to experience a thrill, whether you visit a refuge to see wildlife, take extraordinary photos, … Continue reading →

June 2012 Events in National Wildlife Refuges

Tour de Marsh Saturday, June 2, all day — Horicon National Wildlife Refuge, WI Explore the marsh by bicycle. Start at your leisure from any location. Refreshments and information stations will be set up at points throughout the marsh and … Continue reading →