Since 1968, the Little Manistee River weir has served as the sole source of winter-run steelhead eggs for fish hatcheries in Michigan, Ohio and Indiana. Yearling steelhead produced through hatchery operations are stocked in select tributaries of all the Great Lakes.
March 31, 2017
Amphibians are on the move, but their spring breeding migration can too often become deadly.
Opportunities to explore Michigan on trails don’t stop with hiking – there are trails for a variety of outdoor interests, including biking and mountain biking trails, equestrian trails, water trails and off-road vehicle trails.
New for the 2017 season, the state has been divided into two zones for spring turkey hunting: a south zone, which opens to hunters on Monday, April 24, and a northeast zone, which opens to hunters on Monday, May 1.
In Minnesota, New York and Nebraska, such efforts help bolster state-wide stocking practices — and walleye angling success.
Birch Lake in St. Louis County is conveniently located between Ely and Babbitt, making it one of the area’s more popular fisheries. At more than 7,000 acres, it’s also the largest lake in this region outside the BWCAW. Shoreline development is minimal, and with a series of quality public accesses, anglers have no problem getting
Birchwood Casey, makers of shooting targets, firearms cleaning and maintenance supplies, gun refinishing products and firearms cases, has selected Source Outdoor Group of Gainesville, Ga., for media planning and creative work. Birchwood Casey is known for innovative and handy products like the famous Shoot-N-C target line, the company said in a news release. Source Outdoor
I’ve encountered them before, but not often. A few years back, after an evening archery hunt, I found one slowly making its way along the ground, and because porcupines walk flat-footed and slow, I had an excellent opportunity for a close-up look at the animal.
Got open-water fishing fever? Grab some live bait, and set the hook into massive common carp, suckers and catfish.