John Myers

John Myers

Outdoors reporter

John Myers reports on the outdoors, natural resources and the environment for the Duluth News Tribune. He's been at the News Tribune since 1986, reporting a variety of topics, including eight years covering state and national government at the state Capitol in St. Paul. He's also covered the environment, mining, forest fires, climate, weather, crime, science, local government and general news. You can reach him at jmyers@duluthnews.com.

The Center for Biological Diversity says current plan neglects huge swaths of current and potential wolf range.
Previous policy limited only birds from avian influenza hotspots.
The Center for Biological Diversity says not enough is being done to get more wolves in more places.
Kay and Greg Libby spent two summers circling the eastern half of the U.S. on their boat, Superior Passage.
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Pick your fish species, rod size and colors, and the Chisholm resident will do the rest.
Don't look now, but some seasons start Sept. 1.
The bill would provide money to states and tribes to recover troubled species
The increase in wetlands from the pervious year was the highest ever, but grasslands are declining.
The 27th annual fishing contest raised a record $265,000.
All Nathan Williams is known to have had with him when he left on his trip are two fishing rods and a single shot Harrington & Richardson 12-gauge shotgun, in case he saw a grouse. He was wearing blue jeans and a black T-shirt. He didn't even have a sleeping bag — just a blue down comforter from his bed.