Officials Seek Tips About Poaching Of 2 Tuscola County DeerDNR Lt. Jeremy Payne says the poaching was "a tremendous waste of two beautiful animals."
DNR Seeks Information About Poaching Of 500-Pound Black BearPoaching a black bear is a misdemeanor crime in Michigan.
DNR Seeks Tips On 18 Deer Killed In Western MichiganThe Michigan Department of Natural Resources says the deer were shot with a small-caliber rifle between October 2014 and this month.
Authorities Seek Tips After Bald Eagle Found Shot DeadBald eagles are protected under the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act. Killing an eagle can lead to prison time and fines.
Dead Elk Has Tale To Tell: Helps Authorities Find PoacherInvestigators cracked the case with some unusual evidence.
Man Says He Killed Cougar To Protect Father; Wildlife Officials Not SwayedThe man said he was defending his father, but state wildlife officials say the animal posed no threat and was poached, its heart cooked and some of it eaten by the men.
Sentence Begins For Man Convicted Of Killing Cougar In U.P.The Bay City man says he killed the wounded animal the next day and took its hide and skull -- but didn't eat the heart.
2 Face Charges For Illegally Killing Cougar In UPState Natural Resources officials say two Bay County men face charges after a cougar was illegally killed in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.
DNR Investigates Case Of Poaching That Left 3 Bear Cubs OrphanedState officials are investigating the shooting death of a female black bear in Michigan's northwestern Lower Peninsula as a case of poaching.
Mich. Man Ordered To Pay $75,000 In Poaching CaseA Shiawassee County man has been sentenced in one of the largest poaching cases in recent Michigan history.
Leads Sought After Bald Eagle Killed In Clinton County The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is trying to catch the poacher who shot and killed a bald eagle in a rural area north of Lansing.
1 Of 3 Charged In Poaching Ring Pleads GuiltyOne of three people accused of using in a northern Michigan poaching ring has pleaded guilty to eight misdemeanors.

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