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April 2, 2018
Jeff Mertz, far left, president of the North Dakota Grain Growers Association, voiced concerns about the wetland determination process during a March 9, 2018, roundtable with Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue in Fargo, N.D. (Jenny Schlecht/Agweek)
NRCS touts shrinking wetland determination backlog, but some still see problems
April 2, 2018 - 6:08am
January 24, 2018
Federal jury convicts eastern SD farmer of disturbing protected wetlands
January 24, 2018 - 3:31pm
October 31, 2017
Grassland and wetland terrain in the Missouri Coteau, part of the Prairie Pothole Region in North Dakota. Photo special to Forum News Service
Crops continue to eat up Great Plains grassland
October 31, 2017 - 5:16pm
August 13, 2016
The Natural Resource Conservation Service must decide which wet spots in fields are wetlands. Jenny Heglund, assistant state conservationist for compliance at the North Dakota office of the NRCS, said this spot in Ransom County is a good depiction of the seasonal nature of wetlands. Photo provided by Natural Resource Conservation Service.
Conservation service tackles backlog of wetland determinations
August 13, 2016 - 6:26pm
May 31, 2016
U.S. top court rules for North Dakota property owner in wetland permit case
May 31, 2016 - 9:48am
June 5, 2015
Oil leak affects wetland in Renville County
June 5, 2015 - 11:28pm
May 18, 2015
Cramer claims EPA is keeping secret maps
May 18, 2015 - 3:03pm
September 25, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
When you remove your decoys from the water, make sure the aquatic vegetation, even if it is natural, does not leave with you.
Leier: Keeping out aquatic trouble in ND
September 25, 2014 - 12:40am
September 6, 2014
Ducks Unlimited needs state approval for wetland purchase
September 6, 2014 - 12:00am
August 29, 2014
Submitted Graphic
EPA’s ‘secret maps:’ Cramer claims EPA is keeping secret maps
August 29, 2014 - 3:48pm
June 7, 2014
Brine spill reported at Bottineau County injection well site
June 7, 2014 - 12:01am
May 22, 2014
Federal ag spending for 2015 passes committee: Funds would give millions to US producers
May 22, 2014 - 11:05pm
February 25, 2014
Press Photo by Katherine Grandstrand
Ron Raddon of Five Diamond Development, left, explains his plans for a wetlands park to Peter Wax, environmental scientist at the Division of Water Quality at the North Dakota Department of Health, center, and Matthew Mikulecky, regulatory project manager for the Army Corps of Engineers, at the south end of what will be the Dickinson Hills Shopping center on site in west Dickinson on Tuesday.
City leaders consider wetlands park near Hills Shopping Center: Developer pitches idea to preserve wildlife
February 25, 2014 - 11:45pm
October 16, 2013
ND ag dept sets up wetland credits database
October 16, 2013 - 11:58am
September 12, 2013
SDSU scientist finds vast areas of prairie being drained
September 12, 2013 - 12:01am