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October 8, 2018
North Dakota's prairies and wetlands are important to a variety of migrating and breeding birds, including the Western meadowlark, the North Dakota state bird. (Photo North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
Burgum to declare 2018 the 'Year of the Bird' in North Dakota
October 8, 2018 - 5:01pm
September 25, 2018
A grizzly bear with a cub in Yellowstone National Park. MUST CREDIT: Frank van Manen/USGS.
Court restores federal protections to Yellowstone-area grizzly bears
September 25, 2018 - 10:34am
August 27, 2018
Hawaiian monk seal pup asleep near Poipu Beach, Kauai.  Photo by Carrie Barbash
'Do not disturb' the monk seals, warn Hawaiian signs. Alabama tourist learns they mean it.
August 27, 2018 - 9:29am
July 11, 2018
Lake Sakakawea begins to drop
July 11, 2018 - 4:52pm
July 7, 2018
Zooey, a Labrador retriever, hiking in the North Dakota Badlands hours before she was bitten by a rattlesnake. Three days earlier, a hiker had to jump to avoid being bitten by a rattler in Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Patrick Springer/The Forum
Bitten in the Badlands: A dog's brush with a rattler
July 7, 2018 - 8:19am
June 23, 2018
A line of Canada geese fly over a portion of the large nesting island at Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge in western Stutsman County. The island plays host to North America's largest nesting colony of American white pelicans. Several other species of birds nest on the island. JJohn M. Steiner / Forum News Service
Pelican island: Birds nest at Chase Lake National Wildlife Refuge
June 23, 2018 - 6:05am
June 22, 2018
PreventEpidemics.org gives a score to each country based on its ability to find, stop and prevent epidemics. PreventEpidemics.org screenshot
How prepared is the world for next epidemic? Tool shows most countries are not.
June 22, 2018 - 10:01am
June 21, 2018
Koko, the beloved gorilla that learned to communicate using sign language, has died
June 21, 2018 - 12:43pm
June 6, 2018
 Lava from the Kilauea volcano flows through the Malama-Ki Forest Reserve as it approaches Kapoho-Kalapana Road on Hawaii’s Big Island, Pahoa, Hawaii.. (Tamir Kalifa/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
River of lava destroys hundreds of homes in Hawaii, including one owned by mayor, officials say
June 6, 2018 - 7:31am
June 4, 2018
Volcano erupts in Guatemala, killing at least 25, injuring dozens more, officials say
June 4, 2018 - 7:23am
May 18, 2018
Sam Cook
Commentary: The unexpected pleasures of running in the rain
May 18, 2018 - 7:08am
April 30, 2018
The steam phase of Steamboat Geyser in 2014. National Park Service
A Yellowstone geyser has experienced unusual eruptions lately, and scientists can't explain why
April 30, 2018 - 11:14am
March 28, 2018
New peregrine in town in Grand Forks
March 28, 2018 - 5:00pm
March 16, 2018
The city motto for Little Falls, Minn., is, "The Town Where the Mississippi Pauses." It pauses more often in the winter when some of the flow is slowed by freezing temperatures that turn some of the Mississippi River into ice. Aviator Charles Lindbergh was from Little Falls and tours are offered of his boyhood home.  Washington Post photo by Michael S. Williamson
Taming the mighty Mississippi: Troubles run deep in changing national waterway
March 16, 2018 - 10:59am
February 4, 2018
Jon Walters lounges in his hammock during a winter camping excursion. Special to Forum News Service
Camping in below zero temps
February 4, 2018 - 11:42am
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