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Residents who live near or on Patterson Lake are calling for a cleanup effort after a severe winter kill has left thousands of dead fish on its shores.
Winter kill takes its toll
April 21, 2009 - 10:59pm
April 20, 2009
A gull pecks at dead fish seen along the beach at Lake Patterson near Dickinson on Sunday evening. Thousands of fish float in the waters and line the shore of the Dickinson fishery after the severe winter.
Fish kill at lake
April 20, 2009 - 12:00am
March 25, 2009
Courtesy Game and Fish Dept.
Game and Fish officials will update the public on the various concerns facing wildlife and fisheries management at advisory board meetings in April.
Management concerns
March 25, 2009 - 11:20pm
March 12, 2009
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Big horn sheep, while forgotten by many in favor of other more commonly hunted species, have been affected this winter as well. Six of the North Dakota Game and Fish Department's radio-collared big horns have died as a result of the severe winter weather.
Wintery worry
March 12, 2009 - 12:27am
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Weather can be a double-edged sword for fisheries. Winterkill can affect them negatively in the short-term, but fresh runoff can be a boon in the long-term.
Weather a double-edged sword
March 12, 2009 - 12:26am
March 4, 2009
Press File Photo
Two bills, one in the North Dakota House and the other in the Senate have similar apprenticeship hunting provisions, which could be troublesome.
Two bills, one goal
March 4, 2009 - 10:25pm
February 12, 2009
Courtesy Game and Fish Dept.
The baiting of big game is just one of the issues the N.D. legislature will deal with over the coming week.
'That's a contentious one'
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
February 5, 2009
Press Photo by John Odermann
A deer jumps a fence after feeding on some hay. Kevin Kading with the North Dakota Game and Fish Department said there has been an increase in hay-depredation complaints statewide this winter.
Getting what they can
February 5, 2009 - 12:00am
January 29, 2009
More charities that got Idaho fish weren't warned
January 29, 2009 - 4:18am
January 11, 2009
Hunters should help think elk herd
January 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 8, 2009
Courtesy Photo
Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-N.D.) meets with Interior Secretary nominee Ken Salazar in Dorgan's Capitol Hill office Tuesday. Dorgan urged Salazar, who will oversee the National Park Service if he is confirmed to the post, to pursue the use of qualified volunteers to thin the elk herd at Theodore Roosevelt National Park.
Dorgan with Game and Fish
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Success is validated
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
May 21, 2008
Low water worry
May 21, 2008 - 12:00am
May 14, 2008
Farm bill frustration
May 14, 2008 - 12:00am
April 9, 2008
Game and Fish to hold advisory board meeting in Beach
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am
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