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Topics range from fishing and hunting to history and outdoor recreation. This is a weekly feature story sent on Thursday.
- Picturing the new year
With the turning of a new year, there's often a good deal of hope welled up for new and better things to come in the days ahead.
- Despite pandemic, much to celebrate in outdoors, history
By any measure, it's a pretty big deal: one hundred years and counting. Though COVID-19 threw the DNR's planned centennial celebrations to the wayside, we found ways to help people safely connect - or, in some cases, reconnect - with Michigan's natural and heritage resources.
- Exploring Michigan's outdoors in 52 hikes
Inspired by the popular 52 Hike Challenge, Rachel Coale, DNR Forest Resources Division, crunched down Michigan's trails, taking the first steps on a yearlong journey ...
- Cultivating growth in Michigan's outdoor recreation business - the Michigan Office of Outdoor Recreation Industry
Michigan is among the top states in the nation in terms of how much outdoor activities contribute to the economy. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer created the Michigan Office of Outdoor Recreation Industry in 2019 to expand the outdoor recreation economy in the state by supporting and growing existing ...
- Multiagency Buffalo Reef Task Force advances research goals, prepares for winter on Keweenaw Peninsula
The multiagency Buffalo Reef Task Force has made several advances in its efforts to learn more about the natural 2,200-acre Lake Superior reef and continues its collaborative work to protect this lake trout and lake whitefish spawning area.