Officials at Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park are asking hikers to avoid the area around the mouths of the Big and Little Carp rivers along the Lake Superior Trail
Nearly absent from much of Michigan due to the effects of DDT, other pesticides and habitat loss, Michigan’s osprey population continues to rebound.
With the increasing use of off-road vehicles in Michigan, Department of Natural Resources conservation officers encourage ORV riders to observe the “TREAD Lightly” program
Officials at Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park have announced the temporary closure for safety reasons of backcountry campsites and cabins in the wake of this week’s torrential rainstorms.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced that the application period is now open for the Deer Private Land Assistance Network (Deer PLAN) grant program.
It’s almost time to polish up the shotgun, warm up the retriever with some practice throws and don camouflage as the season nears for hunting ducks and geese in Michigan.
The final species to be featured in the Living Resources Patch series is Michigan’s state bird, the American robin.
This week, during Aquatic Invasive Species Awareness Week, the state is asking for residents’ help in declaring Michigan’s independence from the economic and environmental threat of invasive…..
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced that the North Western State Trail bridge projects are finished and the trail is completely open from Petoskey to Mackinaw City.
The Michigan Natural Resources Commission expanded the Core Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) Area to include 17 townships.
Warm weather and family gatherings can make the Fourth of July a fun time with great memories. But before celebrating, please remember that some areas of Michigan, especially the southern…..
There’s a lot of talk around the Great Lakes these days about carp, especially invasive or Asian carp. What about common carp, those monsters of Michigan waters anglers love to battle with fly rods?
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced that the results of the 2016 bear and elk hunting license drawings have been posted at www.michigan.gov/huntdrawings.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources currently has a vacancy on the Michigan Trails Advisory Council’s Snowmobile Advisory Workgroup.
As anglers unload their boats at Lake Lansing on a recent Thursday evening, there’s a sense that there’s more going on here than just folks going fishing.
The Michigan DNR will celebrate the wonders of their state’s birds and the centennial of the Migratory Bird Treaty with a weekend of programming.
As the summer travel season begins, the Michigan departments of Agriculture and Rural Development and Natural Resources remind vacationers to leave firewood at home to prevent the spread of…..
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced today a $2.9 million purchase of 717 acres of land in Norvell Township, Jackson County.
Two kayakers were rescued early Sunday morning, June 12, in Crawford County by Michigan Department of Natural Resources conservation officers.
Ogemaw County conservation officer Kyle Bader recently was honored with a DNR Lifesaving Award for his efforts in preventing a man from committing suicide.
The Department of Natural Resources Outdoor Skills Academy in Cadillac, Michigan, will offer bear hunting clinics Saturday, July 30, Sunday, Aug. 7, and Saturday, Aug. 13, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
With summer now in full swing, conservation officers at the Michigan Department of Natural Resources remind off-road vehicle riders to follow ORV safety rules
Michigan Conservation Officers with the Department of Natural Resources are urging motorists to use caution and remember safety when stopping along Upper Peninsula roadways to view and…..
As the school year wraps up, teachers around the state are packing up supplies, cleaning up classrooms and deciding what to do with classroom pets.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) Program is offering a Beyond BOW Traditional Archery Workshop.
The Gladwin Field Trial Area will celebrate its 100th anniversary Saturday, June 18.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources invites those interested in the management of Michigan’s white-tailed deer population to review and provide input on its draft update.
Sixteen recruits successfully completed the 22-week Michigan Department of Natural Resources conservation officer training academy, graduating today, June 3 2016.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources will aid the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in the federal agency’s evaluation of whether the northwestern subspecies of moose…..
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources gets many questions this time of year about Michigan’s snakes. Michigan is home to 18 different species of snakes, 17 of which are harmless to humans.
Birds will always use a bird feeder if given the chance; unfortunately, other critters may start visiting bird feeders this time of year, too.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources invites interested volunteers to join in the Herp Atlas Project’s second Herpathon, taking place June 3 at Port Huron State Game Area in St. Clair County.
Nearly six months after he disappeared while fishing, the body of a Saginaw County man was pulled from the choppy waters of Lake George Thursday afternoon, east of Sault Ste. Marie.
Whether conducting water rescues, finding lost hikers or providing CPR, Michigan conservation officers save lives.
Michigan Department of Natural Resources conservation officers are seeking information on a bear poaching incident in southwest Kalkaska County.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources congratulates Mrs. DeMott’s seventh-grade class at Northern Michigan Christian School in McBain, Michigan, for winning the DNR’s 2015-16 “A Year in…..
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced today that a black bear recently shot and killed in Haring Township, north of Cadillac in Wexford County, is the same bear that mauled…..
May is American Wetlands Month – a month to appreciate and enjoy the wonders of wetlands. The Department of Natural Resources will celebrate with wetland-themed programming at nine of…..
The 2016 bear and elk hunting application period is open now through June 1. A total of 200 elk and 6,896 bear licenses will be available for the 2016 hunting seasons.
As part of the Muskegon County Police Memorial Service the boat will be dedicated to fallen Game, Fish and Forestry Deputy Warden Julius Salomonson who died in 1908.