Trout unlimited conservation

Protecting and maintaining Michigan’s waters

eightWest – WOODTV Friday, November 2, 2018 Michigan’s beautiful lakes, rivers and streams are home to a multitude of wildlife. Trout Unlimited is a national non-profit organization with more than 150,000 members organized into about 400 chapters across the country. …

Wild Turkey for Thanksgiving

Wild Turkey are making a comeback in the D

 Live in the D – WDIV Friday, November 2, 2018 For many people in Southeast Michigan, turkeys evoke thoughts of Thanksgiving dinner. For many years, the wild turkey was missing from Michigan’s landscape. In fact, by 1900, you could …

Big brown bats in the d

Bats in the D

 Live in the D – WDIV Tuesday, October 23, 2018 Michigan is home to nine types of bats; the most common is the big brown bat. Many people may be frightened by the presence of a bat, there’s no reason …

Efforts to remove invasive species

Morning Mix – FOX17 Tuesday, October 16, 2018 As the weather cools down and you prepare your yard for the winter, you may discover unwanted guests, invasive plant species like Japanese Knotweed. This plant has been garnered the nickname “Godzilla …

grasslands pheasants

Splendor in Michigan grasslands

Michigan is home to a wide variety of ecosystems that support an abundance of wildlife. A lot of hard work takes place every day to ensure these natural resources will continue to be enjoyed for generations. The Michigan Department of …

Flygirls of Michigan

Flygirls of Michigan

The Exchange – WZZM Monday, September 24, 2018 Flygirls of Michigan has provided women with fly fishing opportunities and education for over 20 years. The organization is a Fly Fishers International club that schedules fly fishing outings throughout the year. …