In early April, the Wisconsin DNR translocated 48 elk from Kentucky to the Flambeau River State Forest as part of the final year of elk translocation that established a new herd in Jackson County and added genetic richness to the existing Clam Lake herd established in 1995.

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PARKS & RECREATION
PARKS & RECREATION

Wisconsin offers great outdoor adventures throughout the year.

GO WILD
GO WILD

Enjoy Wisconsin's Wild Side!

KEEP WILDLIFE WILD
KEEP WILDLIFE WILD

It is important for wild animals to live out their lives in the wild. Learn why!

EXPLORE OUTDOORS
EXPLORE OUTDOORS

Search great places to go and things to do on state lands around the state.

GROUNDWATER REPORT
GROUNDWATER REPORT

Did you know 75% of Wisconsinites rely on groundwater? Read the newest report from the WI Groundwater Coordinating Council.

GREEN TIER REPORT
GREEN TIER REPORT

Watch video spotlights about Wisconsin businesses and communities working every day to improve the environment.

SUPPORT RARE SPECIES
SUPPORT RARE SPECIES

Buy this cool license plate that supports work to protect rare wildlife and state natural areas.

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1-800-TIP-WDNR or 1-800-847-9367 - Confidentially report suspected wildlife, recreational, and environmental violations.
1-888-936-7463 – General questions seven days a week, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. | 24-Hour Spill Emergency Hotline: 1-800-943-0003