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Scientific Collector's Permits (Wildlife)

Information on Scientific Collector's Permits (PDF)

Scientific Collector's Permit Application
A Scientific Collector's Permit is issued by the DNR Wildlife Division permit specialist for the collection, possession/handling, transportation, or disposing of wild birds or wild mammals (living or dead or parts thereof) or the nests or eggs of wild birds, for scientific or educational purposes in the state of Michigan.

Scientific Collector Reporting Form
Report of wildlife, migratory birds, fish, reptiles, amphibians, crustaceans or mollusks surveyed, handled, collected or possessed under a cultural or scientific collector's permit.