Michigan Department of Natural Resources wildlife division officials said today the size of the state’s wolf population has not changed significantly since the last survey was conducted in 2014.
Michigan’s long-awaited guaranteed spring turkey hunt starts Monday, May 2 2016.
The Natural Resources Commission, at its monthly meeting in Lansing, Michigan, earlier this month, approved new coyote and nighttime furbearer hunting regulations.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources provides an online interactive map that highlights the state’s 2015 wildfires and prescribed burns – each more than 10 acres in size – to help…..
One of two eaglets has hatched at the eagle’s nest on the grounds of the Platte River State Fish Hatchery. It hatched in the early hours today, April 19.
Michigan Natural Resources Commission vice chairman J.R. Richardson of Ontonagon will be the guest of program host Don Ryan on Sunday’s broadcast of “The Ryan Report” on WLUC-TV6 in Marquette.
Michigan Natural Resources Commission Chairman John Matonich will join Michigan Department of Natural Resources staff Thursday as part of the guest panel for the “Ask the DNR” television program.
Michigan Department of Natural Resources conservation officers are continuing to investigate the theft of sugar maple logs from public state-managed lands in three northern Lower Peninsula counties.
Experts tell us that stress is a killer. Yet, the small handful of pilots who fly missions for the Michigan Department of Natural Resources said they wouldn’t trade their high-pressure…..
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced today registration is open for this summer’s “Becoming an Outdoors Woman” (BOW) program, which is set for June 3-5 in Marquette County.
The beginning of April marked the start of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources’ 2016 fuelwood season.
Most of Michigan’s wildfires occur in April, May and June. According to the Department of Natural Resources, which is responsible for wildland fire protection on 30 million acres of…..
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources invites wildlife watchers to celebrate spring and explore Michigan’s Wetland Wonders with a birding tour at one of several state game and wildlife….
On March 11, 2016, one month ago today, an undocumented and unlawful weapons policy was illegally enforced under threat of trespass against members of Michigan Gun Owners (MGO), and Michigan…..
Just in time for the spring turkey hunt, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and the National Wild Turkey Federation will kick off the Turkey Tracts program with an event at Allegan…..
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced it will offer surplus public land for sale by sealed-bid auction between May 10 and June 7, 2016.
As part of its Outdoor Skills Academy, the Department of Natural Resources will offer a turkey hunting clinic April 23 and a walleye fishing clinic May 7 at the Carl T. Johnson Hunt and Fish…..
As the weather warms up each spring, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources receives many calls about bear sightings and bears damaging bird feeders, trash cans and grills.
More opportunities for quality outdoor recreation will be available from $28 million in Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund grants undersigned today by Gov. Rick Snyder.
Next week Wednesday, April 13th, MOC will join hundreds of our fellow gun owners in Lansing for the 2016 Second Amendment March to rally in support of our Second Amendment rights!
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has announced some significant changes for backcountry campers at Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park in the western Upper Peninsula.
For the second year in a row, Michigan recorded no fatalities in 2015 during all hunting seasons, according to reports compiled by the Department of Natural Resources’ Law Enforcement Division.
The Department of Natural Resources today announced that Xterra Rockport Rugged, the adventure triathlon, will be held at Rockport Recreation Area near Alpena, Michigan, Saturday, Aug. 20.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is accepting applications from youth ages 14 to 18 who are interested in a position on the Natural Resources Commission Youth Conservation Council.
Today’s example is House Bill 4261. An awful bill with many sponsors, it was introduced early in this legislative session.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is recruiting instructors for its off-road vehicle safety education program.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has confirmed two additional free-ranging deer have tested positive for chronic wasting disease (CWD), a fatal neurological disease that affects…..
Winners of the Consumers Energy-sponsored Wetland Wonders Challenge, hosted by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Michigan United Conservation Clubs, recently were awarded their prize pa
Residents struggling with invasive species or seeking help on how to identify plants, insects and animals considered invasive are invited to explore the state’s new Michigan Invasive Species…..
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has awarded 18 recipients from across the state a total of $350,000 to continue development of Michigan’s Iron Belle Trail.
The Department of Natural Resources invites wildlife lovers to celebrate spring and explore Michigan’s Wetland Wonders with birding tours at several locations around the state.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has announced that it again will host public forums throughout the state, inviting residents to discuss local and statewide fisheries management…..
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced the online availability of the application to nominate forest land for enrollment in the state’s Forest Legacy Program enrollment.
With the snow melting and days getting longer, Michigan’s spring birding season is almost here, and now is the time to start making plans.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources reminds those who are outside enjoying the experience of seeing wildlife raise its young to view animals from a distance, so they are not disturbed.
Michigan Department of Natural Resources conservation officers are urging snowmobilers to use caution as warmer temperatures in recent days have deteriorated trail conditions across the state.
Mike Scherzer of Freeland, Jeff Kresnak of Caledonia and Makayla Fleetwood of Bloomingdale – the most recent winners of the Pure Michigan Hunt drawing – all came to February’s Natural…..
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is offering a fun way for teachers to integrate Michigan’s migratory birds into their science and social studies classes with a free new curriculum.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters that tree stands must be removed from public land by Tuesday, March 1.
A tip of the hat goes to lawmakers who have taken the bold initiative to restore a slice of our rights and to save the hearing of the next generation of American hunters.