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North Dakota Game and Fish Department

September 17, 2017
Waterfowl hunters will encounter drier conditions in North Dakota and northwest Minnesota when the rgular duck and goose seasons open Saturday, Sept. 23. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Dry conditions greet waterfowl hunters across Minn., ND
September 17, 2017 - 5:49pm
September 11, 2017
North Dakota's roadside pheasant counts are down 61 percent from 2016, the Game and Fish Department says. (Photo/ Craig Bihrle, N.D. Game and Fish Department)
North Dakota pheasant count declines 61 percent, survey shows
September 11, 2017 - 5:16pm
August 16, 2017
Standing Rock Game, Fish and Wildlife Department Director Jeff Kelly (left) shakes hands with North Dakota Game and Fish Department Director Terry Steinwand on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2017, in Fort Yates, N.D., after signing a memorandum of understanding for an elk hunting season within the Standing Rock Reservation. Behind them are Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Chairman Dave Archambault II and Gov. Doug Burgum. Submitted photo
ND, Standing Rock Sioux Tribe agree to elk season on reservation
August 16, 2017 - 3:54pm
August 6, 2017
Nathan Janochoski, a fisheries aide for the North Dakota Game and Fish Department in Devils Lake,  releases a pike of about 37.5 inches earlier this summer on Devils Lake. Game and Fish recently wrapped up its annual adult population survey on the big lake. North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo
Devils Lake fish numbers in line with averages, survey shows
August 6, 2017 - 7:14am
July 16, 2017
A North Dakota Game and Fish Department employee removes vegetation and drains water after working on the James River near Jamestown, N.D. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Q & A: Aquatic nuisance species remain relatively scarce in N.D. waters
July 16, 2017 - 9:48am
May 14, 2017
Game and Fish sets administrative rules hearing
May 14, 2017 - 7:00am
Terry Steinwand, North Dakota Game and Fish Department director
Brad Dokken: Outdoors fares well, overall, during North Dakota legislative session
May 14, 2017 - 6:10am
April 16, 2017
Brad Dokken
Brad Dokken: Anglers catching, keeping big walleyes in Devils Lake Basin sparks annual spring debate
April 16, 2017 - 2:26pm
April 4, 2017
At its lowest point in the mid-1900s, the bald eagle breeding population was estimated at fewer than 500 nesting pairs in the lower 48 states.   North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo
Doug Leier: The amazing bald eagle recovery success story
April 4, 2017 - 4:14pm
April 2, 2017
Dokken: Otter season likely in N.D.
April 2, 2017 - 1:50pm
March 21, 2017
Doug Leier - North Dakota Game and Fish Department Carrie Snyder / The Forum
Doug Leier: Lots of talk about winter weather and wildlife
March 21, 2017 - 6:29pm
March 14, 2017
North Dakota has about 420 “managed fisheries,” and there is little argument that fishing in North Dakota is better than ever. Submitted photo / North Dakota Game and Fish Department
N.D. Game and Fish revamps online licensing system
March 14, 2017 - 2:09pm
March 6, 2017
A paw from a gray wolf killed recently near Edinburg, N.D., measured about 5 inches during necropsy tests the Game and Fish Department conducted. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
N.D. Game and Fish confirms federally protected wolf shot in northeast ND
March 6, 2017 - 8:10pm
March 5, 2017
Deer in both North Dakota and northwest Minnesota endured cold and deep snow to start the winter, but conditions improved with the arrival of warmer temperatures in January and February. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Winter may not have been so harsh for wildlife
March 5, 2017 - 2:18pm
There'll be more opportunity for elk hunters in North Dakota this fall. (N.D. Game and Fish Department)
North Dakota proposes more moose and elk licenses
March 5, 2017 - 11:19am
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