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Topics range from fishing and hunting to history and outdoor recreation. This is a weekly feature story sent on Thursday.
- If there's a wheel, there's a way!
Michigan's outdoors aren't always accessible for all people to enjoy. Thanks to groups like the Bays de Noc Gobblers, that is starting to change. Their moble accessible hunting trailers are designed to get people with disabilities out hunting and into the outdoors.
- The path forward - developing Michigan's signature Iron Belle Trail
As the Iron Belle Trail - a roughly 2,000-mile signature trail system developed with the help of partners, collaborators and trail champions - continues to grow, so does opportunity to enjoy Michigan's beautiful outdoors.
- Deer movement studies provide insight into CWD spread, management
Deer movement is key to the spread of chronic wasting disease. To better understand how this disease may be disseminated by deer, the DNR has been conducting deer movement studies in CWD-affected areas in the Upper and Lower peninsulas.
- Developing the Tahquamenon Falls
Once one of the Upper Peninsula's best-kept secrets, Tahquamenon Falls is now part of Michigan's second-largest state park. Its history is expansive and varied, and it was a long journey from its initial use by Native Americans to its creation as Tahquamenon Falls State Park.
- Behind the DNR's firefighting front lines
The DNR fire team does more than just fight fires - they lend some of their much-needed talents to protecting property and Michigan's natural resources and saving the lives of both people and wildlife.