The department says that grants will be awarded to government agencies, Native American tribes, nonprofit groups and individuals on a competitive basis.
Three spawning reefs are planned for the southern St. Clair River in an effort to increase the number of whitefish, walleye and sturgeon.
“Survival of the eggs and fry exceeded expectations this year,” said DNR fisheries supervisor Dave Borgeson.
These Detroit-area organizations represent breeders of a variety of animals and can help you get started on the path to finding your perfect pet.
An invasive fish called the round goby appears to be making its way up the Rouge River in southeast Michigan, raising concerns among those working to improve the health of the waterway.
The Department of Natural Resources says a 58-pound Great Lakes muskellunge caught in Antrim County has broken the state record.
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.
Officials say Asian carp DNA has been found in three water samples collected from Lake Erie’s Maumee Bay
Canadian officials say tens of thousands of dead fish are littering a section of Lake Erie’s northern shoreline.
The best fishermen in the country are speeding up the Detroit River to their favorite spot as part of a professional bass fishing tournament going on this weekend at Elizabeth Park in Trenton.