Governor Dayton recently instructed the DNR to discontinue collaring after a number of moose died as a result of the procedure. That decision has effectively crippled the Band’s ability to partner with the DNR in moose research and may have implications for the continued health of the entire Northeastern Minnesota moose population.
In this interview with producer Jay Andersen of WTIP North Shore Community Radio, Grand Portage Trust Lands Wildlife Biologist Dr. Seth Moore talks about a letter recently sent to Gov. Mark Dayton by Grand Portage Band Chairman Norman Deschampe, asking Dayton to reconsider authorizing moose capture and collaring by the Minnesota DNR.
Becky talks with Amy Erickson with the Detroit Lakes Imagination Library