February 20, 2014 RSS feed / Outdoors

Fish Report

Well, it sure does not look like spring is here yet just maybe we should keep the snow shovel handy for a little while yet. More...

DNR fisheries techs’ work continues even in winter

LANSING – Fisheries technicians are among the most visible Department of Natural Resources employees – spring, summer and fall – when they are out on the waterways, conducting surveys or working on habitat projects. More...

New fishing, hunting structure to begin

Licenses will change starting March 1

LANSING – Michigan’s fishing, hunting and ORV licenses will change beginning March 1. The new license structure, authorized by the Legislature and signed into law by Gov. More...

Outdoors Brief

Michigan’s Forestry Programs highlighted at various outdoor shows

LANSING – The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development’s Forestry Assistance Program will be exhibiting at local hunting, fishing, and outdoor shows including Outdoorama, Traverse City Hunting and Fishing Expo, and the Nat More...

New laws increase fines for poaching, trespass

LANSING – New state laws designed to deter poaching of antlered bucks, especially those with trophy-sized racks, and to reduce recreational trespass are now in effect in Michigan, the Department of Natural Resources announced Monday. More...

DNR releases information on managing cormorants

LANSING – The Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently announced figures from its efforts with federal partners to actively manage cormorants in several parts of Michigan. More...

Poll

Do you think Schoolcraft County should model a zoning ordinance to encourage wind farm development in the area?