March 22, 2012 RSS feed / Outdoors

Fish Report

Well, I have to admit all signs sure point to spring being in full force a month early. In fact, the other day I was doing something outside with the nice weather and got thinking about the opening of trout season. More...

DNR urges caution as wildfire season returns to Michigan

Wildfire season has returned to areas of Michigan where winter snow has melted. A recent handful of warm, windy days have already contributed to wildfires in southern and central portions of the state. More...

Maple Sugaring Event offered at Tahquamenon Falls State Park

Tahquamenon Falls State Park will host “Maple Sugaring Days” at the Upper Falls, Saturday, March 24, from 12-4 p.m. More...

Environmental Lab photo contest winners announced

The Environmental Education Laboratory has announced the winners of its first photo contest. First prize went to Marilyn Ziegler of Elgin, Ill., for her “Blooming Essence Exposed” photo of a wild iris. More...

Recreation Passport required at State Forest Campgrounds

A change designed to bolster funding for state forest recreation programs and provide better, more coordinated management of all state-administered campsites and non-motorized pathways was approved at the March 8 Natural Resources Commission meeting. More...