Minnesota DNR News Feed

The latest News releases from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Web Site.
  1. A woman was treated and released from the hospital after being injured by a black bear near Nisswa early Friday morning.
  2. After closure due to flooding, Fort Snelling State Park will reopen to the public on Saturday, May 27.
  3. Water levels in the Canisteo Legacy Mine Pit have dropped from 1,311 to 1,309.07 feet since the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources began contingency pumping last December.
  4. Minnesota’s summer boating season is about to kick into high gear. While anglers and paddlers have been on the water for weeks, Memorial Day weekend represents the traditional start of the recreational boating season, when waterways come alive with all sorts of users.
  5. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reminds hikers, campers and others recreating outdoors to be aware of bears and learn how to prevent conflicts.