Keeping our trees safe from invasive species

eightWest – WOOD-TV Tuesday, December 18, 2018 Hemlock Woolly Adelgid (HWA) has made it’s way to Michigan. HWA is a devastating invasive species that attacks Hemlock trees, which play a crucial role in the forests in Michigan. Hemlock trees are …

Celebrating the 100th anniversary of elk

Morning Mix – FOX17 Tuesday, December 11, 2018 In Michigan’s lower peninsula, one may find deer, turkey, fox, and coyote, but travel a couple of hours north, and you may find an elk. Thanks to careful wildlife management, Michigan’s elk …

Beautiful birds you can see this winter

Live in the D – WDIV Monday, December 10, 2018 There’s a lot of hard work underway across Michigan to help maintain and manage our valuable wildlife and natural resources. Erin Rowan from the Michigan Department of Natural Resources and the …

deer conservation

Continuing the conservation of Michigan’s wildlife

This month, more than half a million Michiganders are expected to head out to wooded areas across the state to participate in the annual firearm deer season. These men, women and children represent a wide range of cultures, economic backgrounds …