March 6, 2014 RSS feed / Outdoors

New laws raise fines for poaching, recreational trespassing in Mich.

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. More...

From the Forester

Recently, I was asked to collaborate with a journalist to describe how our nation’s forests are in decline. More...

DNR: Fish kills common following harsh winter

LANSING – The Department of Natural Resources reminds everyone that after the heavy ice and snow cover melts on Michigan’s lakes this winter, it may be common to discover dead fish or other aquatic creatures. More...

Fish Report

Well, thank goodness for sunny days or else with the temperatures we have had life would be totally unreal. At least with the sun out you can pretend the weather is a whole lot nicer than it really is. More...

Outdoors Briefs

DEQ grants available for waterway monitoring LANSING – The DEQ and Great Lakes Commission announced 75,000 available across several grant programs for volunteer river, stream and creek monitoring and cleanup. More...