Survey Suggests Slight Drop In Michigan Wolf PopulationBecause of the federal endangered species status, Michigan citizens may only legally kill a wolf in defense of human life.
Want To Own A Piece Of 'Pure Michigan'? DNR Auctioning Off Parcels Of Public LandSeveral of the lots are suited for private ownership with beautiful lake frontage.
2 Weekends Picked For Free Off-Road Vehicle Use This SummerThe Department of Natural Resources says the June dates offer the best vacation value.
DNR Chief To Lead Michigan's Environmental Agency On Interim BasisThe head of Michigan's Department of Natural Resources will temporarily become the state's top environmental regulator.
Regulators, Sport Groups To Discuss Bear Hunting RegulationsHunters are currently allowed to kill about 1,500 each year.
3 Admit To Buying Bear Gallbladders In Michigan Sting OperationThe sale of bear parts is banned in all but a handful of states. Sale of the parts can garner hundreds of dollars, and bear parts often sent overseas.
Wildlife Policymakers To Vote On Hunting Restrictions In Upper PeninsulaCanceling the entire hunt has been discussed but wasn't a likely option.
Authorities Seek Tips After Bald Eagle Found Shot DeadBald eagles are protected under the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act. Killing an eagle can lead to prison time and fines.
Michigan DNR Might Cancel Deer Hunting Season In Upper PeninsulaIt's very possible that there won't be a deer hunting season in the Upper Peninsula this year.
Family Upset After DNR Officer Fatally Shoots Pet PigLast week, the family posted on Facebook that the pig was missing and followed his tracks to a puddle of blood.
Volunteers Plant 120 Cherry Trees On Belle IsleThe U.S. Forest Service grant also paid for tree removal, a tree regeneration program and a tree inventory and management plan on the island.
Public Comments Sought For Update Of Gray Wolf Management PlanState officials are inviting the public to comment as they revise a plan for overseeing Michigan's gray wolf population.