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Fungal Disease Fatal To Bats Spreads To Michigan, Half Of US

“We face the loss of multiple bat species and the benefits they provide to our ecosystems and our people.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/10/2014

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Judge Throws Out Michigan Ban On Exotic Swine

A judged ruled a ban on Eurasian boars and similar swine is unconstitutional and vague.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2014

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Protecting And Restoring Habitat For Aquatic Wildlife To Get Million Dollar Bump

The department says that grants will be awarded to government agencies, Native American tribes, nonprofit groups and individuals on a competitive basis.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/27/2014

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Record-Setting Catfish Caught In Michigan [VIDEO]

The fish weighed 52.0 pounds and measured 46.02 inches. “It’s a river monster, for sure,” Blakley can be heard saying on the video of his catch.

CBS Detroit–01/17/2014

This image shows a mother black bear and her three cubs. DNR Conservation Officers believe the mother bear was shot to death and are investigating as a case of poaching. (Credit: Michigan Department of Natural Resources)

DNR Investigates Case Of Poaching That Left 3 Bear Cubs Orphaned

State officials are investigating the shooting death of a female black bear in Michigan’s northwestern Lower Peninsula as a case of poaching.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/20/2013

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DNR Reminds Whitetail Deer Hunters Of New Antler Point Restrictions

Starting this year deer hunters in 12 northern counties won’t be allowed to shoot bucks with less than three points on one antler.

09/09/2013

(Credit: Michigan Department of Natural Resources)

DNR: Be Familiar With New Rules For Deer Hunting

Hunters expecting to go about business as usual this fall should take a few minutes to familiarize themselves with the new rules.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/07/2013

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Michigan DNR Sends Crew To Battle Montana Fire

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has sent 18 people to help fight a fast-moving fire that has burned more than 9,500 acres in western Montana.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/23/2013

Black bear.
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Young Girl Recovering After Attack By Black Bear

Abby Wetherell was heading home from an evening jog on her grandfather’s property Thursday night when the bear began chasing her.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2013

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Mich. Man Ordered To Pay $75,000 In Poaching Case

A Shiawassee County man has been sentenced in one of the largest poaching cases in recent Michigan history.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2013

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