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May 8, 2018
Tent caterpillars chew their way through the leaves on a tree near Detroit Lakes, Minn., in 2017. (Photo/ Mike Parisio, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources)
Tent caterpillar season looks mild in Minnesota, DNR forest expert says
May 8, 2018 - 11:09am
March 23, 2018
Spending bill has money for BWCAW land purchase
March 23, 2018 - 8:13pm
March 10, 2017
Across northern Minnesota, red maple is spreading across forests where birch, fir and spruce were common. Scientists say rising temperatures favor some species over others. Submitted photo
Study: Some northern states' tree species unable to adapt to climate change
March 10, 2017 - 10:36pm
March 1, 2017
A study by University of Minnesota researchers has found out why diverse forests grow better and faster than single-species plantations. It has to do with shapes and how the trees fit in with each other as they seek sunlight. Forum News Service file photo
Scientists report why forests with more tree types grow better, faster
March 1, 2017 - 9:29pm
September 4, 2016
September 4, 2016 - 11:30am
April 10, 2016
ASK THE DNR: What is a School Forest?
April 10, 2016 - 6:00am
DNR offers grants to improve community forests using volunteers
December 10, 2015 - 9:45pm
April 25, 2015
An army of forest tent caterpillars swarm the yards of residents in Lakewood Township near Duluth in May 2000. (News Tribune file photo)
Forest tent caterpillar numbers should be minimal this year in Minnesota
April 25, 2015 - 11:00am
April 15, 2015
Minnesota DNR wants more green for trees
April 15, 2015 - 8:15pm
April 3, 2013
Minnesota forestry budget gets attention of timber industry
April 3, 2013 - 10:18am
October 17, 2011
Wind remains threat to mostly contained BWCA fire
October 17, 2011 - 7:27am
July 18, 2011
Severe weather taking toll on Minnesota's forest
July 18, 2011 - 8:55am
June 29, 2011
A deer tick (left) is dwarfed by a regular wood tick. The deer tick is a source of a new infection in humans found in Minnesota and North Dakota, called ehrlichia. (Brad Dokken photo)
Minnesota records first death from tick-borne Powassan virus
June 29, 2011 - 1:05pm
May 23, 2011
Spring burning restrictions end in NW Minnesota; normal permit process resumes tonight
May 23, 2011 - 2:09pm
June 29, 2009
Conservationists: Tax equals green Minnesota
June 29, 2009 - 11:07pm