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Michigan Free Fishing Weekend is June 11-12

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has announced that the annual Summer Free Fishing Weekend is scheduled for Saturday, June 11, and Sunday, June 12.

Residents and nonresidents of all ages can fish without a license that weekend. All other fishing regulations still apply.

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Michigan DNR Auctioning Land [Photos]

A sealed-bid auction of 26 properties managed by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources will run through Tuesday, June 7.

See photos and learn more about the properties.

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Morel Mushroom gathering, Windsor Twp. Eaton Co. Mi.
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The Best Places to Hunt for Morels in Michigan in 2016

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has released a map which highlights the best places to hunt for morels in Michigan in 2016.

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Three Men Charged With Felonies for Alleged Theft of Logs From Public Land

Michigan Department of Natural Resources says DNR conservation officers are continuing to investigate the theft of sugar maple logs from public state-managed lands in three northern Lower Peninsula counties.

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Autumn Colours Delayed by Mild Weather
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Map Shows Where Oak Wilt Disease Has Been Found in Michigan

April 15 to July 15 is the yearly window when oak wilt can be transmitted from diseased to healthy red oak trees.

Learn where the disease has been found in Michigan and how to protect your trees.

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2015 Michigan Hunting Seasons: 13 Injuries, Zero Fatalities

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources’ Law Enforcement Division recorded no fatalities in 2015 during all hunting seasons.

There were thirteen incidents resulting in injuries.

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Elyse Walter, Michigan DNR
Elyse Walter, Michigan DNR
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Watch Live Video of Bald Eagles Nesting in Michigan [Video]

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Carbon Media Group have set up a free video stream of a pair of nesting bald eagles. The eagles are at the Platte River State Fish Hatchery in Benzie County near Beulah.

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Michigan’s Annual Frog and Toad Survey Needs More Volunteers

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is seeking volunteers throughout the state to assist with its annual frog and toad survey.

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Michigan State Parks Offering Fireworks-Free Fourth of July Camping for Veterans

The Michigan DNR has announced that for the second straight year they will join with the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency to offer alternative camping options for those veterans and other visitors, including pet owners, seeking a quieter holiday.

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Aerial Waterfowl Survey Shows Decreased Duck Population in Southeast Michigan

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently used a small aircraft to observe and count ducks, geese and swans on southeast Michigan’s waterways for their annual aerial survey. The number of ducks observed this year was down when compared to 2015.

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Michigan DNR: When is the Ice Safe?

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is reminding ice anglers and snowmobilers that no ice is safe ice.

See the DNR's tips on what to watch for on the ice.

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Michigan Free Fishing Weekend is February 13 – 14

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says the annual Winter Free Fishing Weekend is Saturday, February 13, and Sunday, February 14.

During Free Fishing Weekend, residents and non-residents can fish without a license.

All other fishing regulations still apply.

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