Fishing and Hunting


Fly Fishing Event Offers Introduction to Growing St. Croix Sport

Fly-fishing the St. Croix in a McKenzie drift boat

Free opportunity to fish the river with a guide and learn more about getting hooked.

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Taking the Brook Trout’s Temperature

Brook trout

Notre Dame biologists study how native fish could be restored to the Namekagon River watershed.

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Minnesota State Fair Aquarium to Feature St. Croix Fish

St. Croix River aquarium at the State Fair, photo courtesy MN DNR

Renovated fish tanks highlight the diversity of habitat and fish species in the river.

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Video: Smallmouth Bass Fly-Fishing on the Upper St. Croix

smallmouth fishing video image

Smiling anglers on the wild and scenic river show a little of what fishing is all about.

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Living dinosaurs

Lake Sturgeon in the Yellow River, Burnett County, WI-Photo by Jeffrey Kampa, Wisconsin DNR

The Lake Sturgeon in the St. Croix and Namekagon Rivers are an ancient, unique and delicate fish species.

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Riverway Speaker Series Begins With Program About Sturgeon Research

St. Croix River sturgeon

The January 19 presentation will feature a Wisconsin DNR scientist presenting research on the Namekagon and St. Croix Rivers about the ancient fish.

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