The DNR attributes the 92 percent increase to a law passed in 2016 that allows hunters to use high-powered rifles on private property.
The crane was found in an agricultural area not far from where another whooping crane was killed a few years ago.
Deer hunters in some parts of the state face mandatory deer inspections.
Experts say one of the best tools in the fight against Asian carp is eating them.
A 3D virtual tour lets visitors swipe through the wreckage in their web browser, examine close-up photos and read the history behind the ships.
The Indiana Department of Natural Resources burned hundreds of acres of a wildlife preservation area in southwest Indiana Wednesday.
DNR officials say the otter population has grown so large, it needs to start managing the once-endangered species.
Residents of Peru are fighting against the Department of Natural Resources, which is ordering them to pay thousands of dollars for dam repairs.
Indiana Department of Natural Resources officials announced this week that Monroe Lake beaches will not be open in time for Memorial Day Weekend.
A state commission is considering whether to designate a shipwreck 28 feet under in Lake Michigan as the state's first underwater nature preserve.