Northern Minnesota is rich with wildlife. Wolves, moose, elk, black bears, Bald Eagles, Great Gray Owls, and Greater Prairie-chickens, just to name a few. But there also are a host of smaller, not-quite-so-glamorous creatures that call northern Minnesota home. All of these creatures are a wonderful part of what makes this place special. Experience Northern Minnesota!
Follow the links below for more information on Minnesota’s wildlife resources.
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources
MDNR is the lead agency in managing, conserving, and protecting Minnesota’s wildlife.
Wildlife in Minnesota
Here is a quick list of wildlife found in Minnesota from MDNR.
Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center’s Biological Resources Page
The Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center hosts a Biological Resources page has a treasure trove of information about the natural world.