Heavy snowfall over past several weeks, along with frozen wetlands and now rising waterways, has hindered trappers.
With the exception of Menominee County, 14 of the U.P.’s 15 counties have at least one stream included on the 10-brook-trout list.
Previous reg created a safety issue for anglers fishing for steelhead from boats, as there was concern anglers would not be safe if they had to lean well over the side of the boat to net a steelhead with such a short net handle.
Method has drawn scorn from some lawmakers who find the idea of tranquilizing and surgically neutering wildlife inappropriate. Now, they hope the practice is seeing its final years in Michigan.
DNR wildlife biologists have been working with researchers from Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana and Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo to field test a treatment for bats and mines in the western Upper Peninsula, in hopes of developing an effective compound to combat white-nose syndrome.
Four Minnesotans also named honorable mention; Great Lakes region has strong presence.
It’s time for paddlers to help shoulder the weight of paying for public access and law enforcement on state waterways.
Pare down your selection for this spring hunting season to maximize your gobbler conversations.
Plan will send 20-30 gray wolves to Isle Royale National Park in Michigan over three years to replenish a population that has nearly died out because of inbreeding and disease.
Clever new apps pique interest in the out-of-doors via smartphones for kids and adults alike.
As black bears start to become active, the Michigan DNR advises property owners to be bear conscious. “The ideal situation is for a bear to walk past your property, not find a food reward and move along on its own,”…
The DNR says more than 300,000 people a year are visiting Porcupine Mountain Wilderness State Park in the western Upper Peninsula.
Boost your gobbler-hunting odds this spring by splurging on a quality fake wild turkey decoy.
Nearly 2,200 anglers representing 24 states and Canada submitted catches recognized in the state's Master Angler program, a significant increase over 2016.
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