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July 23, 2014
Photo by North Dakota Game and Fish Department
There will be a bow-only season for pronghorn bucks from Aug. 29 to Sept. 28 for those who draw a license.
Leier: Limited pronghorn bow-only season set for first time since 2009
July 23, 2014 - 11:31am
July 10, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
The busiest Saturday in the middle of summer is probably not the best choice of times to teach boat backing and launching skills.
Leier: Lending a helping hand to anglers launching, loading boats
July 10, 2014 - 12:36am
July 3, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
A season long fishing license in North Dakota is $16.
Leier: Anglers shouldn’t have complaints
July 3, 2014 - 12:39am
June 25, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
The key to attracting and holding a child’s interest in fishing is repetition.
Leier: Connecting with children through fishing
June 25, 2014 - 11:43pm
June 5, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
Sunscreen, insect repellent, and life jackets are all important for summer safety.
Leier: Important safety tips for summer
June 5, 2014 - 12:15am
May 29, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department is making 48,000 licenses available to hunters this fall, 11,500 fewer than last year.
Leier: Deer license application deadline draws near
May 29, 2014 - 12:55am
May 21, 2014
It makes sense to provide anglers consistency for most waters across the state, rather than restrict anglers categorically based on social pressure. (Photo by North Dakota Game & Fish)
Leier: Why no statewide minimum length limit for walleyes?
May 21, 2014 - 10:08am
May 8, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
If a North Dakota resident deer hunter is mailing in a paper application for the regular deer gun lottery, make sure to include the driver’s license number exactly as it appears on the license.
Leier: New laws set for deer season
May 8, 2014 - 12:30am
April 30, 2014
The Game and Fish Department’s spring bighorn sheep survey indicated a minimum of 293 bighorns in western North Dakota, virtually unchanged from the 2013 count of 297. (Courtesy Photo by N.D. Game and Fish)
Leier: Bighorn sheep hold their own through winter
April 30, 2014 - 10:10am
April 24, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
Spring harvest is a small component of the total harvest over the course of the year.
Leier: Spring brings fishing, regulations concerns
April 24, 2014 - 12:36am
April 17, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
Paddlefish are not only unique, but their North Dakota-Montana population is vulnerable to overharvest.
Leier: Paddlefish are a unique resource for ND
April 17, 2014 - 12:07am
April 3, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
Biologists categorize more than 80 percent of North Dakota’s wildlife species as nongame, or those that are not hunted, fished or trapped.
Leier: ND wildlife is mostly nongame
April 3, 2014 - 1:10am
March 20, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
The spring season is only open to light geese.
Leier: ND geese sightings arrive early
March 20, 2014 - 12:39am
March 13, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
License fee adjustments that hunters and anglers will notice in 2014 are part of the first significant fee increase for North Dakota residents in 20 years.
Leier: ND hunters, anglers will notice an significant fee increase
March 13, 2014 - 12:56am
March 6, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
North Dakota the fishing regulations cover a two-year period.
Leier: New fishing regulations for North Dakota
March 6, 2014 - 12:32am
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