Outdoors In The Upper Peninsula
Friday, March 23, 2012
Hunting DNR hosts informational meeting on bear license quotas in Marquette
MARQUETTE — The Department of Natural Resources will host an informational meeting to discuss proposed changes to bear hunting license quotas on Saturday, March 31 in Marquette.
Thursday, February 11, 2010
Hunting DNRE wants deer hunters to complete mail surveys
The DNRE relies on its mail survey to estimate the deer harvest. Yet, only 40 percent of licensed hunters have returned the survey.
Hunting DNRE invites discussion on deer management plan
Two public open house meetings will be held in the Upper Peninsula on the DNRE's proposed deer management plan.
Tuesday, December 22, 2009
Hunting DNR reports 2009 firearm deer season safest on record in Michigan
The DNR reports that the Nov. 15-30 firearm season was the safest on record in Michigan with no fatalities.
Thursday, December 3, 2009
Hunting Preliminary estimates show 2009 firearm deer harvest declines
Initial estimates indicate Michigan firearm deer hunters killed 10 to 20 percent fewer deer this year than in 2008.
Thursday, November 26, 2009
Hunting Hunting season reopens for ruffed grouse
LANSING — The DNR reminds small-game hunters that the season on ruffed grouse reopens Tuesday, Dec. 1, and runs through Jan. 1.
Wednesday, October 14, 2009
Hunting Forest Service advises hunters to follow OHV policies
ESCANABA — With fall hunting seasons just around the corner, Hiawatha National Forest would like to remind hunters about Forest Service OHV (Off Highway Vehicle) policies for OHV use on National Forest lands.
Tuesday, October 13, 2009
Hunting Striking a better balance for Michigan’s deer herd
LANSING — The DNR's white-tailed deer management objective is to maintain a healthy deer herd in balance with the habitat, one that meets socially acceptable levels without putting undue pressure on resources or the public.
Hunting For the Pure Michigan hunt, hunters may apply as many times as they wish
LANSING — The DNR has begun a new program that allows hunters to apply for all limited-access hunting opportunities at one time: the Pure Michigan Hunt.
Hunting DNR to have fewer deer check stations in 2009
MARQUETTE — Because of budget cuts, the Department of Natural Resources will run significantly fewer check stations this fall. But DNR Wildlife Division officials still hope to see as many deer as possible.