The holidays are here and Michigan state park lodges are the perfect place for a fun and affordable staycation.
The 2014 firearm deer season wrapped up Nov. 30, and challenging conditions and lower deer numbers in some areas likely have led to fewer deer being taken this year.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters that the 2014 muzzleloader deer season opens across the state Friday, Dec. 5.
Oak wilt outbreaks are increasing in Michigan and the Department of Natural Resources has conducted treatment at several state parks to halt the spread of the disease.
According to the Minnesota DNR, Minnesota hunters registered 111,000 deer through the third and last weekend of firearms deer season.
Two Kawkawlin, Michigan, men have been ordered to pay $4,000 each in restitution payments to the Game and Fish Protection Fund and $625 each in fines and court costs, according to the MDNR.
The Michigan DNR has announced that hunters still have time to enter the Consumers Energy-sponsored Wetland Wonders Challenge this waterfowl season.
A 51-year-old man from Waterford, Michigan, has confessed to killing an elk on the opening day of firearm deer season, according to The Michigan DNR.
Minnesota hunters registered 102,000 deer through the second weekend of firearms deer season, down 31,000 from the same period in 2013, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Conservation officers with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources urge deer hunters to engage in an ethical hunt and be aware that Michigan’s new hunting licenses carry certain conditions.
The Department of Natural Resources has honored former Michigan Oil and Gas Association president and CEO, Frank Mortl, with a Partners in Conservation Award.
Conservation officers with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources are offering their top tips for a safe hunting experience.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters, when buying their deer licenses, to take a moment to purchase their Pure Michigan Hunt applications.
A Chassell man was arrested and arraigned Wednesday in 97th District Court, Houghton County, on a six-count warrant after a lengthy undercover investigation by detectives.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is offering 11 state-owned properties in seven counties for sale by sealed-bid auction.
One year after launching its blog, the Natural Resources Commission Youth Conservation Council is opening up that public platform – Michigan YCC – to young outdoor voices across the state.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources this year is honoring its hunter education instructors who have each given more than 40 years of volunteer service to the DNR’s hunter safety program.
Mid-October holds a great opportunity for educators across the state to come together for inspiration at the Michigan Alliance for Environmental and Outdoor Education’s annual conference.
The Michigan DNR has announced that seven lucky hunters will win over $1,500 in prizes just by hunting at Michigan’s seven Managed Waterfowl Hunt Areas this fall and winter.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced today that its Managed Waterfowl Hunting Areas will host open houses in September and October to celebrate the Michigan Waterfowl Legacy.
The Frank Opolka, a 27-foot SAFE boat, was named by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources in a ceremony Wednesday in Marquette.
The MDNR is reminding hunters and northeast Michigan residents that it is still seeking information on an elk poaching case from late 2013.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources (MDNR) is proud to announce that a third official Michigan online hunter education course is now available online.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced that nine new members have been selected to serve on the Natural Resources Commission Youth Conservation Council.
MDNR has announced that the Michigan Natural Resources Commission approved the Sept. 1-7 early teal season at the commission’s July 10 meeting.
The MDNR has announced that it will host open houses July 23 in Gladwin and July 24 in Harrison to provide information and receive public comment on proposed forest management treatments for 2016.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has announced that the new Federal Duck Stamp will go on sale around July 17.
Wood from oak wilt-killed trees will produce spores, which can infect healthy oaks if wounded between April 15 and July 15 the following year.
Michigan’s new hunting and fishing license structure has brought many opportunities to invest in Michigan’s natural resources and improve outdoor recreation and activity opportunities.
The Canada goose population was estimated at 244,000 geese this year, quite similar to last year’s estimate of 250,000.
28-year veteran of the DNR and Michigan conservation officer Gregory Patten was recently named the 2013 Shikar-Safari Wildlife Officer of the Year by Shikar-Safari International.
Steve Schmitt; a wildlife veterinarian with the MDNR, has been named Wildlife Biologist of the Year by the Michigan Involvement Committee of Safari Club International.
The DNR is looking for partners in a new hunting and wildlife management program called the Grouse Enhanced Management System, in which timber is managed to improve habitat and hunting opportunities.
The Department of Natural Resources and local officials will hold a meeting Tuesday, June 24, to provide updates and take public input on three proposed shooting range locations.
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is using the results of this study to determine whether to proceed with elk restoration at this time in Maryland…
The Maryland Park Service is closing all State Park campgrounds and day-use areas in preparation for the arrival of Hurricane Sandy…