Stories tagged: "dnr"


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A Michigan Tradition? Salmon Aren’t Native, But They’re a Favorite Here

Most people agree salmon make for good eating. But did you know that these fish also help keep our environment free from invasive species?

Michigan Conservation Officer Andrea Erratt talks to kids at a Charlevoix Rod and Gun Club Youth Day event.
‘I Love My Job’ Michigan DNR Officer on Working in Northern Michigan

Imagine looking out your office window and seeing beautiful northern Michigan staring back. For Michigan conservation officers, that’s a daily occurrence. 

Looking down from Fort Mackinac on Mackinac Island with a view of rolling grassy hill to the port at the Straits of Mackinac between Lake Michigan and Lake Huron.
‘The Greatest Bass Fishing in the World’: Michigan Plans Historic Investment in Public Parks

In communities like St. Clair Shores, the outdoors are a way of life and a source of income for many. A historic investment would put money back into local parks to invest in communities and support jobs. 

The Michigan DNR says it expects deer hunting season to be bigger than it was last year.
Deer Hunting Season in Michigan: What You Need to Know

Changes are coming to make deer hunting more accessible.

Parcels of land like these will be auctioned by Michigan's Department of Natural Resources. Photos via MI DNR Facebook.
Michigan DNR Sets Online Auction of More Than 200 Land Parcels

You won’t believe the starting bid for an acre in Newaygo.