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- Banking on Wetlands
May is American Wetlands Month, when organizations around the country celebrate the importance of wetlands to our water resources, wildlife and way of living.
- Caution can help prevent human-caused wildfires
Almost all wildfires in Michigan start by accident. The wind picks up and a brush fire gets away or a campfire smolders and comes back to life. It’s especially important to use caution in the spring. March, April, May and June are Michigan’s busiest months for wildfires....
- Revitalizing Michigan's lake sturgeon populations
Lake sturgeon are evolutionary ancients that have lived in the Great Lakes almost forever. The ultimate goal in a multi-agency collaborative effort is to restore lake sturgeon so they can be removed from the threatened species list and develop recreational fishing opportunities.
- Spring bird migration brings big excitement to Michigan
The return of Michigan’s migratory birds from their southern wintering grounds is cause for celebration, and many celebrate by heading to the fields, forests and wetlands to view these colorful harbingers of spring.
- Bringing it all back home, from field to table
We could fish again together, walk those old dirt roads, talk about the good times way back when or just sit on the front porch of the cabin, watching the sun go down over the trees, waiting for the stars to come up. Want to take someone special fishing? Get more information on fishing in Michigan, ...