Auburn says the degree will help develop the education and skills needed to work in outdoor recreation including hunting and fishing operations.We’re having a late start to winter. For those of us who are less-than-ardent fans of winter and its silent sports, that’s a good thing. For those of you who are less-than-ardent fans of winterizing your boat that’s also…
Michigan – Mike Schoonveld
Doomsayers claim it’s a part of the world’s “climate change.” The mouths on steadier heads say, it’s happened before and will happen again.
Mathematically speaking, trapping is by far a tougher task than hunting with a gun or a bow.
An experience with cranes many years ago while working with the USFWS remains in the author’s memory.
Some of the best trout and salmon fishing in Michigan is in the fall and the ultimate challenge is catching all five species of trout and salmon that live in Lake Michigan.
By making a list of items you might need on an upcoming hunting, fishing or trapping adventures ensures that you won’t have to make an unnecessary trip to the local department store.
Consider a fish boil if you come home from your Great Lakes fishing trip with a load of lake trout.
Anglers often must go out of their way to take time out of their busy schedules to enjoy a relaxing day of fishing.
Michigan’s commercial fishing fleet caught fewer fish for market last year, but made more money than they did the year before.
Boaters and anglers who own a boat should be aware that a popular brand of fire extinguisher used on many boats has been recalled.
With warm weather arriving across the state, thoughts are turning to open-water fishing. One often forgot piece of fishing gear is the all-important fishing hat.
Conspiracy theorists wonder why the number of salmon stocked into the Great Lakes has been cut substantially over recent years, but lake trout stocks have increased.
Fluctuating weather patterns including an increase in precipitation have boosted the water levels in the Great Lakes.
Blogger’s friend learned about the drawbacks of trapping nuisance urban skunks.
Great Lakes charter captain is happy he wasn’t out on the water during recent fall storms.
Whether hunting or fishing, a good pair of waders will come in handy at some point this fall.
Water levels on the Great Lakes are up significantly from last year.
Fishermen are debating the pros and cons of monofilament fishing line against fluorocarbon fishing line.
Everyone has a favorite gadget for Great Lakes fishing and an autopilot is right up there near the top of the list.
Fishing record books provide ample opportunity for recognition.
A charter captain respooling his fishing reels is sign that spring is not far away.
As of mid-February the Great Lakes are considered completely frozen for the first time in years.
Federal plans to keep Asian carp from entering the Great Lakes will take too long to implement.
Many things can go wrong on a duck hunt or fishing trip that leave participants in the water.
Would you rather purchase a product made in America or one that’s been imported from some other country?
There are several options anglers and boaters can take to protect their boats during the off season.