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May 19, 2017
This jawbone thought to be from a sand tiger or mako shark was caught by a Grand Rapids, Minn., fisherman last weekend in the Mississippi River in northern Minnesota. Photo courtesy of Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
Something fishy here: Shark jawbone caught in Mississippi River in northern Minnesota
May 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
May 18, 2017
Hanging in the trees -- the hammock movement
May 18, 2017 - 11:27pm
May 17, 2017
Tiny piping plover tracks left in damp sand on an east coast beach will not be evident for long. Photo by Keith Corliss
The sometimes subtle clues birds leave, including tracks
May 17, 2017 - 11:50am
May 14, 2017
Sam Cook, outdoors columnist
Sam Cook: The early trip: Lake trout, loons, life
May 14, 2017 - 7:22am
May 12, 2017
Richie Erickson (left) and his dad, Chris Erickson, both of Iron, sit behind the two bull moose they found entangled in death in a pond north of Grand Marais on Saturday. The two are avid hunters of shed moose antlers. The larger bull’s antlers are at upper left and lower right, while the smaller bull’s antlers are at upper right and lower left. Photo courtesy Chris Erickson
Father and son make a rare find: Two bull moose tangled together in death
May 12, 2017 - 10:38am
May 11, 2017
Fishing report: Lake of the Woods a good bet for Minnesota fishing opener
May 11, 2017 - 3:56pm
May 2, 2017
Aaron Slominski, left, and Collin Sherlock with the North Dakota Game and Fish Department weigh and measure paddlefish on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at the Confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone rivers southwest of Williston, N.D. Amy Dalrymple / Forum News Serviceplay button
Paddlefish season in northwest ND 'a rush' for anglers
May 2, 2017 - 5:03pm
May 1, 2017
A pop-up city of campers has appeared at the confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone rivers for the annual paddlefishing season. Monday, May 1, 2017 was a catch and release day, so most fishermen were focusing on getting their gear ready for Tuesday, the first catch and keep day. Renee Jean / Williston Herald
Paddlefishing season begins in western ND
May 1, 2017 - 8:20pm
April 30, 2017
Rick Mercil of Grand Forks mans a drift boat during a recent steelhead fishing trip to the Pacific Northwest. Special to Forum News Service
Fishing trip delivers steelhead serenity
April 30, 2017 - 8:11am
April 28, 2017
Troy Olynick, from Saskatchewan, tosses his hook in the Missouri River at the confluence during the paddlefish opener Thursday, May 1, 2017. Williston Herald file photo.
ND paddlefish season opens Monday, free cleaning service available
April 28, 2017 - 12:36pm
April 26, 2017
 A bonus bird was encountered last week by the author in southeast Arizona's Ramsey Canyon. Flame-colored tanagers are not quite as rare as tufted flycatchers, but are uncommon nonetheless and even more visually appealing.By Keith Corliss
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
April 26, 2017 - 10:18am
April 23, 2017
Brad Dokken
Brad Dokken column: Catfish League set to roll
April 23, 2017 - 2:43pm
April 16, 2017
Kevin Bovee of the Lake Superior Steelhead Association describes how a stream improvement on the upper Knife River has narrowed the river's channel. Bob King / Forum News Service
Shoring up a stream: Angling group spearheads project to benefit Knife River steelhead
April 16, 2017 - 4:29pm
April 12, 2017
 A lily  in September. Special to the Pioneer.
April is the time for Easter lilies
April 12, 2017 - 5:57am
April 9, 2017
A male sage grouse gets its first look at its new home Monday after being trapped in Wyoming, flown to North Dakota and released in a State Game and Fish Department project to try to save the bird from completely disappearing from some of its native ground.  Submitted photo by North Dakota Game and Fish Department
ND makes desperate attempt to keep sage grouse in state
April 9, 2017 - 10:33pm