Numerous fish hatcheries all over the country are facing a similar fate: decommissioning due to budgetary constraints.
Purdue University researchers have shown Asian carp may be able to spread outside areas where they were concentrated in the past.
Poaching has increased 6.5 percent in the past year, according to Department of Natural Resources statistics.
The Department of Natural Resources is removing its conservation officers from offices around the state and moving them all to a central dispatch location.
No diseased deer have been found in Indiana, but the DNR still urges residents to be on the lookout for deer with yellow tags.
The call is due to farm-raised deer that escaped from a captive cervid facility whose owner is cooperating with DNR.
Governor Mitch Daniels says the Goose Pond investment will have environmental and economic benefits.
A mine in Southwestern Indiana stopped coal removal operations last week and has begun an environmental restoration process.
Department of Natural Resources officers gave their testimony in day two of the Winston Wood trial.
Most of the animals removed from Great Cats of Indiana in Idaville were undernourished.