November 16, 2017 RSS feed / Outdoors

Permit needed to hunt from standing vehicle

LANSING – A person, who, due to injury, disease, amputation or paralysis, is permanently disabled and unable to walk in a hunting situation, may apply for a permit to hunt from a standing vehicle. More...

DNR seeks input on Lake Michigan stocking, plans Manistique meeting

LANSING – The Michigan Department of Natural Resources will host three public meetings this month along the Lake Michigan coast – Nov. 28 in Manistique, Nov. 29 in Traverse City and Nov. More...

Snowshoe building workshop date set

NEWBERRY – The Michigan Department of Natural Resources will offer a snowshoe-building workshop at Tahquamenon Falls State Park Saturday, Dec. 16, 9:30 a.m. More...

Salvage permit required to possess wildlife killed by vehicle

LANSING – The Michigan Department of Natural Resources requires a person to obtain a free salvage permit to possess wildlife killed in vehicular collisions. More...

Fish Report

Well, by the time this article is in the Tribune, the 2017 Michigan firearm deer season will be open, so needless to say ready or not here it is. I have been saying for some time this season should be a whole lot better than the last few have been. More...

From the Forrester

Riparian zones are those transition areas between waterways and uplands. The boundaries are commonly defined by bank and shoreline characteristics, which can be quite variable and not always distinct.  More...

DNR sets up new check stations near border

MARQUETTE – As part of its stepped-up chronic wasting disease monitoring efforts along the Michigan Wisconsin border, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources will be operating new deer check stations in Wakefield and Watersmeet during the More...