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…..
Public lands sportsmen are gaining a foothold in the Great Lakes region as Backcountry Hunters & Anglers announces the formation of new BHA state chapters in Michigan and Wisconsin.
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.
When the Second Amendment March was held at the Michigan Capitol, someone took the opportunity to vandalize the Truck used to haul the MGO trailer.
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