Michigan Hunting News

Michigan BOW Event Set for Feb. 22-24
Women seeking the opportunity to develop their outdoor skills are encouraged to register for the Department of Natural Resources' 5th annual Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) Winter Weekend.
Michigan Deer Harvest Similar to 2006
The Department of Natural Resources announced the initial assessment of the 2007 firearm deer season, which began on Thursday, Nov. 15.
Michigan Hunting Opportunities in Lame Duck Access Area
The Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters that the Lame Duck Foot Access Area (LDFAA) located in 11,000 acres of state forest land in northeast Gladwin County provides walk-in hunting opportunities.
Michigan DNR Reschedules Two Meetings
The Department of Natural Resources today announced that in the event of a partial shutdown of state government it was rescheduling two public workshops.
Michigan Bear Season Opened Sept 10th
September 10th marked the opening of the 2007 bear hunting season in the Upper Peninsula, which includes Drummond Island. Lower Peninsula season will begin Sept. 21.
Michigan DNR Hosts Hunters Harvest Festival
Department of Natural Resources' state park and recreation officials today announced Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park is hosting a Hunters' Harvest Festival Sept. 7-9.
Michigan Special Deer Hunt Apps Due Aug 1
Michigan Department of Natural Resources wildlife officials reminds hunters that the application deadline for this year's special deer hunt in the Shiawassee River State Game Area is Aug. 1. Applications must be postmarked by this date. Applications postmarked after the deadline or filled out incorrectly will not be entered in the drawing.
Michigan DNR Seeking Info on Fawn Poaching Incident
Law enforcement officials with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources are seeking information in a wildlife poaching incident which occurred earlier this month in Marquette County in the Upper Peninsula.
Michigan Turkey Applications Open July 1
The Department of Natural Resources today announced the 2007 fall wild turkey application period will be from July 1-Aug. 1, 2007.
Michigan Bear Draw Results Available
The Department of Natural Resources announced that the 2007 bear drawing results will be posted and available to applicants on the DNR Web site, www.michigan.gov/dnr, on Wednesday, June 13, starting at 10 a.m. Applicants who did not apply online will be mailed a postcard by June 22.