DNR supporting efforts to return wolf management to Michigan

by Michigan DNR April 01, 2016 On a snow-swept back road in Delta County, a Michigan Department of Natural Resources wildlife biologist drives his vehicle slowly. Watching out his windows, he scans each set of animal tracks he sees pushed into the fresh snow. Among...

2015 big-game hunting/furbearer seasons

Prospects for the 2015 big-game hunting and furbearer hunting seasons are very good, say Department of Natural Resources wildlife biologists. Michigan offers a diversity of species and a wide variety of seasons to maximize recreational opportunity. by Prepared By MDNR...

Bowfishing – Combine two pastimes INTO ONE SPORT

by Provided by MDNR October 01, 2015 Roy Beasley grew up fishing, but when he discovered bowhunting, he changed his technique. He became a bowfisherman. “I still bass fish at my parents’ cottage or with the guys at work,” he said. “But I like...

Trapping tradition grows in popularity

by Prepared by MDNR March 01, 2015 Doug Reeves remembers his first time as though it were yesterday… “The first thing I ever caught was an ermine, a white weasel,” said Reeves, assistant chief of the Department Natural Resources’ Wildlife...