DNR Announces Annual Tree City USA HonoreesThe Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently announced two new cities, Madison Heights and Orion Charter Township, designated with the Tree City USA honor. They are now among 124 Michigan communities, nine campuses, one healthcare institution, and one utility recognized with a Tree City, Tree Campus, Tree Campus Healthcare, or Tree Line USA designation for 2020.
Explore Michigan’s Forests With The Help Of The DNRWhether you want to go hiking, biking, or you just want to check out some for the beautiful forests Michigan has to offer, the DNR has plenty of resources to help you plan your visit.
DNR: 3 More Elk Poached In Northern MichiganMichigan Department of Natural Resources conservation officers in Gaylord are seeking tips from the public regarding three adult cow elk poached in Otsego County – the third elk poaching case in northern Michigan in roughly a month.
Looking For Property? DNR Public Land Auction Starts TuesdayLake views, river access, winding trails and more – in many prime locations throughout much of Michigan – are available starting Tuesday, Dec. 10.
DNR Seeks Input On 2020 Forest Road Maps, ORV UseMichigan residents have until Aug. 31 to help the Department of Natural Resources decide which state forest roads will be open or closed to off-road vehicles in 2020.
Some Michigan Fishing Events To Register With State Starting Jan. 1Bass and walleye fishing tournaments in Michigan, and competitive fishing events targeting muskellunge, have to register with the state starting Jan. 1.
Michigan DNR Takes Applications For Reserved Waterfowl HuntsApplications cost $5 and are being accepted through Aug. 28. Hunters can apply only once. Drawing results will be posted Sept. 18.
Applications For Antlerless Deer Hunting Licenses On SaleThe Michigan Department of Natural Resources says the application period begins Saturday and continues through Aug. 15.
Michigan Officials To Consider Rules On Fish 'Chumming'Michigan doesn't regulate chumming for now, but the state Natural Resources Commission will discuss the idea during a meeting next month.
DNR Seeks Information About Poaching Of 500-Pound Black BearPoaching a black bear is a misdemeanor crime in Michigan.
$5K Reward Offered After Turkey Hunting Kiosk Destroyed By VandalsIt happened just days after the information station was built by volunteers.