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Emerald ash borer confirmed in 12 Wisconsin counties

Posted: 07/13/2012 - The tree-killing emerald ash borer has been confirmed in 12 Wisconsin counties: Brown, Crawford, Kenosha, La Crosse, Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Racine, Rock, Vernon, Walworth, Washington, and Waukesha.

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DNR to hold online chat for would-be wardens

Posted: 07/12/2012 - DNR Law Enforcement Bureau Assistant Training Director Jeff King will be online Monday from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. He'll answer questions about being a warden.

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DNR sec names new regional manager

Posted: 07/11/2012 - The west-central region includes Adams, Buffalo, Chippewa, Clark, Crawford, Dunn, Eau Claire, Jackson, Juneau, La Crosse, Marathon, Monroe, Pepin, Pierce, Portage, St. Croix, Trempealeau, Vernon and Wood counties.

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Wis. DNR launches urban tree survey

Posted: 07/10/2012 - DNR officials say the data will be used to project the composition, condition and value of trees and the benefits they provide.

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City department calls on people to "adopt" trees

Updated: 07/09/2012 - The city of La Crosse says the best way to water trees and shrubs is to let a garden hose “trickle” at the base of the tree for four to five hours at a time. It suggests watering twice per week until the area receives substantial rain.

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HEAT WAVE 2012: Riverfest prepares for heat

Updated: 07/03/2012 - It’s hard to stay cool when putting up tents and getting ready for a crowd, but that’s exactly what many businesses are doing as Riverfest kicks off in La Crosse.

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DNR looking for new wardens

Posted: 07/03/2012 - DNR Chief Warden Randy Stark says the agency is grappling with nearly 40 warden vacancies as veterans age out of the job.

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DNR sets up new outdoor activity database

Posted: 07/02/2012 - The Explore Outdoors online database allows people to search millions of acres of public land by county, proximity to a city or by activity, from kayaking to hunting.

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ASSIGNMENT 13: ‘Deer Czar’ sets record straight on privatizing hunting land

Updated: 07/01/2012 - In February 2002 Dr. James Kroll talked with “Texas Monthly” magazine, calling game management “the last bastion on communism”, even calling national parks “wildlife ghettos”. In our ASSIGNMENT 13 report, he talks about those comments and discusses his work in Wisconsin.

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Campers spending more time at Wisconsin State Parks

Updated: 06/23/2012 - A slow economy and the summer heat wave have more people looking to vacation closer to home and pack up their camping gear to spend time with their families in the great outdoors.

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Operation Dry Water hits the nation

Updated: 06/22/2012 - You may have heard of a DUI but this weekend, law enforcement is cracking down on boating under the influence or BUI for a nationwide campaign called “Operation Dry Water."

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