Conservancy Group Seeks To Buy 700 Acres Of Hardwood Forest Up NorthThe forest shares a border with Sleeping Bear Dunes National Park and is home to black bears and foxes.
State Forest Plan Passed By Split Mich. SenateThe Senate voted to curtail state regulators' consideration of biological diversity when designating sections of state forests, over objections from environmentalists who say the "anti-science" bill would gut a practice in place for nearly 100 years.
Snyder Pledges New Approach To Public LandsGov. Rick Snyder drew applause from a variety of interest groups with his pledge to retool state government's approach to managing its 4.6 million acres of forests, parks and open spaces that supports the economy and provides a bountiful outdoor playground.
Land Added To Pigeon River Country State ForestMore than 500 acres of private land are being added to Michigan's 118,000-acre Pigeon River Country State Forest in the northern Lower Peninsula.