UPDATED: July 31, 2014 - 2:00pm
The primary focus of the Tommy Thompson fishery today is growing walleye fingerlings. Photo: USFWS Mountain-Prairie (CC-BY).
One of the largest fish hatcheries in the state, the Tommy Thompson hatchery in Spooner, will celebrate its 100th year in operation on Friday.
UPDATED: July 30, 2014 - 12:30am
The tankers are expected to create 125 construction jobs in Superior. Photo: Nicole de Beaufort (CC-BY-NC-SA).
The Department of Natural Resources has turned down an appeal by state Rep. Brett Hulsey, a candidate for governor, to stop construction of three massive Enbridge Energy crude oil storage tanks in Superior.
UPDATED: July 22, 2014 - 12:45pm
The Turner River in the Everglades National Park. Photo: Chancey Davis (CC-BY).
Bob Krumenaker, the superintendent of the Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, will begin serving as acting superintendent of the Florida Everglades National Park in Florida later this week.
UPDATED: July 21, 2014 - 7:30pm
There are walleye eating advisories in 324 lakes in the Ceded Territories. Photo: Jerry Woody (CC-BY-SA).
An update to a map with fish mercury advisories in the Ceded Territories of Wisconsin, Michigan and Minnesota shows that not much has changed.