Michigan DNR Increases Pay For State Park Seasonal Workers To $15 Per HourThe new hourly rate is effective May 29 and is available to all new seasonal park worker hires and previously hired for this summer season.
DNR: Northern Michigan Wildfire 98% ContainedA wildfire in a heavily forested area of northern Michigan is now 98% contained and all road closures in the area have been lifted, state officials said Tuesday.
Michigan DNR: Bird Flu Confirmed In 3 Baby Red FoxesAvian influenza has been confirmed in three baby red foxes in Macomb, St. Clair and Lapeer counties.
Michigan DNR: Temporary Removal Of Bird Feeders Could Reduce Spread Of Avian FluAvian influenza has been confirmed in at least five counties: Kalamazoo, Livingston, Macomb, Menominee and Washtenaw, according to the Department of Natural Resources.
Whitmer Announces $26M In Funding For New State Park In FlintGov. Gretchen Whitmer and other local officials were in Flint today to celebrate the Building Michigan Together Plan being signed into law, which will provide funding for a state park in the city.
Updated DNR Forest Road Maps To Be Available On FridayThe Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced that updated forest road maps will be made available online on Friday, April 1.
Michigan Man Who Poached 9 Trophy Bucks Faces Prison TimeA southwestern Michigan man faces prison time and can no longer hunt in the state after pleading guilty to charges stemming from illegal deer poaching, authorities said.
Two Michigan State Laws Suspended After Judge Restores Federal Protections For Gray WolvesOn Thursday, a federal judge restored protections for gray wolves across the United States, returning them to the endangered species list.
Michigan Loses Key Immunity Decision In Snowmobile CrashA snowmobile driven by state employees is a motor vehicle under Michigan law, the state Supreme Court said, a key decision that could make taxpayers liable in a crash that injured two people.
Michigan DNR To Update Wolf Management Plan, Seeks Public Input By Jan. 31Officials say the 2022 plan will include recent scientific literature and new information on wolves in Michigan.
Michigan DNR Reaches Deal On Trail Grooming In Southeastern Upper PeninsulaMore than 100 miles of state-managed trails in Michigan's southeastern Upper Peninsula will be groomed as part of an agreement between state Department of Natural Resources and the Straits Area Snowmobile Club.
Michigan DNR Hosting Bob Ross-Inspired Virtual 5K EventThe Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is bringing back the Run for the Trees Happy Little (Virtual) 5K event next year.
Kirtland’s Warbler Replaces Elk On The 2022 Wildlife Habitat License PlateThe Kirtland's warbler will replace the elk on Michigan's wildlife habitat license plate starting in January.
Michigan DNR Hosting Annual Toy Collection Event, Expanding To Multiple CitiesOfficials say the event has expanded this year and conservation officers will be accepting toys at locations in Chesterfield, Clare, Detroit, Dundee, Gaylord, Muskegon, Plainwell, Saginaw and Traverse City.
Van Buren County Man Faces 15 Charges After Poached Bucks FoundThe discovery of nine poached trophy bucks in a barn has led to 15 state wildlife charges against a Van Buren County man, authorities said.