Security has been increased at a hatchery in Michigan’s northwestern Lower Peninsula after the deaths of about 5,700 coho salmon being blamed on vandalism, state officials said.
A Department of Natural Resources conservation officer responding to a routine call in Van Buren County helped nab a man wanted in connection with a known methamphetamine lab.
Authorities in Michigan say an insect-spread deer disease has spread to at least 24 counties.
A Kalamazoo angler took the state record hook, line and sinker when he reeled in a massive black buffalo fish weighing over 37 pounds.
State wildlife officials say more than 1,700 white-tailed deer have been killed this summer by a disease affecting several counties in the southern half of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.
Wildlife officials say a viral disease has turned up in eight Michigan counties and killed hundreds of deer.
A Michigan DNR official has rejected a request from an animal rights group to immediately stop plans to kill thousands of mute swans.
The numbers amount to a statewide decrease of 47,550 licenses from last year, although the number available in the Upper Peninsula will rise slightly because the deer population there is trending upward.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources plans to use electrofishing and nets to remove illegal carp from a southern Michigan lake and study other nearby lakes for the presence of the fish, officials announced Monday.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has partnered with the Michigan Land Bank Fast Track Authority on the sale of about 140 properties throughout the state of Michigan.