Department of Natural Resources
The U.S. Forest Service grant also paid for tree removal, a tree regeneration program and a tree inventory and management plan on the island.
State officials are inviting the public to comment as they revise a plan for overseeing Michigan’s gray wolf population.
The DNR’s Hunting Access Program offers financial incentives to private landowners for giving hunters access to their property.
Investigators say there is a black market for black bear parts in Asia, where the parts are used for medicinal purposes.
Of 71 lawsuits that ended with the state paying, 27 — more than a third — came from Michigan’s Corrections Department.
As of today, Belle Isle is officially a state park. The state will run the park as part of a 30-year lease from the city of Detroit.
The days of visiting Detroit’s Belle Isle park for free are coming to an end.
State Natural Resources officials say two Bay County men face charges after a cougar was illegally killed in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.
Belle Isle is getting a major makeover before being turned over to state management in February.
The wild turkey has completed its comeback in Michigan, but not all are thrilled with the development.