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August 16, 2012
A doe and her twin fawns graze on an alfalfa field north of Bemidji early Wednesday morning. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Deer family grazes in field near Bemidji
August 16, 2012 - 10:09pm
August 10, 2012
Virus kills cormorants, other waterbirds in southern Minnesota
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
April 27, 2012
Bears are looking for easy food sources
April 27, 2012 - 12:00am
April 20, 2012
Researchers track loons with telemetry devices
April 20, 2012 - 12:00am
March 16, 2012
DNR hires Welsh to manage habitat program
March 16, 2012 - 12:00am
December 9, 2011
Cougars are rare but do visit Minnesota
December 9, 2011 - 12:00am
December 2, 2011
USFWS helps property owners improve land
December 2, 2011 - 12:00am
January 28, 2011
At one time a swan sighting in the area was a rare occurrence but the Minnesota swan population, which includes this pair which spent the summer in Eckles Township, continues to expand at an estimated rate of 20 percent each year. File Photo
Survey shows Minnesota's trumpeter swan population is expanding
January 28, 2011 - 12:00am
September 4, 2010
Bemidji artist Jane Freeman helped organize nearly 100 other artists to donate paintings to support Wildlife Rehabilitation & Nature Preservation Society, Inc. in cleaning oiled birds following the April 22 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Her painting of a great blue heron and the other artists' works are available on T-shirts and other merchandise at Image Courtesy ofJane Freeman
Local artist helps organize art donations for cleaning oiled birds
September 4, 2010 - 12:00am
July 13, 2010
A sow bear with five cubs dine on some fish entrails that Dennis Archer had placed in his yard last week near Superior, Wis. Photo by Dennis Archer
Cubs and mom enjoy a fishy meal
July 13, 2010 - 1:06pm
July 12, 2010
Bear researcher Lynn Rogers uses food to lure Hope the bear cub out of a tree near Ely in May. Hope had been separated from her mother, Lily. (File / News Tribune)
Ely black bear, cub reunite
July 12, 2010 - 3:16pm
June 11, 2010
'There's another one!'
June 11, 2010 - 12:00am
May 25, 2010
UPDATE: Missing bear cub made famous by webcam might have been spotted alive
May 25, 2010 - 4:36pm
May 9, 2010
Blane Klemek column: Beavers are remarkable rodents
May 9, 2010 - 12:00am
March 31, 2010
Bemidji Middle School science teacher Mark Studer, center, explains to students in his class and with the Student Nature Area Project how to use chicken wire to protect young trees from beaver damage. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper
Bemidji Middle School: Exploring the great outdoors
March 31, 2010 - 12:00am