Woodcock making impressive return

With nicknames like timberdoodle and bogsucker, you’d think it’d be hard to be taken seriously. And yet hundreds of naturalists from around the world will converge on Michigan this fall to discuss ways to help conserve the tiny but important …

Take a walk on the wild side

Live in the D – Click on Detroit / WDIV Friday, September 8, 2017 The peregrine falcon is one of only nine bird species that are listed on Michigan’s list of endangered species. After their Midwest population was nearly eliminated …

Preserving a wild and scenic West Michigan landmark

The Pere Marquette River makes conservation look easy. One of the longest undammed rivers in the Midwest, the Pere Marquette is 66 miles of wild and clear beauty. But keeping it that way has taken a half-century of actively protecting, …

Pointe Mouillee

A Wild Wonderland

Live in the D – Click on Detroit / WDIV Friday, August 25, 2017 Just a short drive from downtown Detroit, the Pointe Mouillee State Game Area is home to a multitude of wildlife allowing for wonderful recreational opportunities such …

Sunrise in Shiawassee

Exploring Michigan’s Wetland Wonders

Looking for an adventure? Then grab your binoculars and explore a Wetland Wonder near you. Michigan has seven Wetland Wonders scattered across the southern Lower Peninsula that offer exceptional wildlife viewing, bird watching, paddling and hiking opportunities. Created in the 1950s and …