Michigan Hunting News

Michigan Fall Turkey Seasons and Quotas Set
e Natural Resources Commission approved the 2007 fall wild turkey hunting season dates and license quotas at their monthly meeting last week in East Lansing.
Michigan DNR Seeking Fallow Deer
Reports that several fallow deer have been released or have escaped from existing and decommissioned privately owned cervid facilities in southwest Michigan have prompted the Department of Natural Resources to ask the public to help locate the non-native deer in that region.
Michigan Convicts Two Wolf Poachers
Two men have been convicted for shooting wolves in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, the Department of Natural Resources announced.
Michigan DNR Expands BMUs
The Michigan Natural Resources Commission recently approved a proposal to expand the Baldwin and Gladwin Bear Management Units (BMUs) into many southern counties.
Michigan DNR Discusses Shiawassee Flats DMU
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service jointly invite public participation at a meeting to discuss the 2007 deer hunting regulations for the Shiawassee Flats Deer Management Unit, which is DMU 173.
Michigan 2007 Licenses on Sale March 1
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today reminded hunters and anglers that 2007 hunting and fishing licenses go on sale March 1.
Michigan Gray Wolf Removed From Endangered Species List
As a result of a move by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to officially remove the gray wolf in the western Great Lakes region from the federal list of threatened and endangered species, the Michigan Department of Natural Resources now has the primary authority for managing wolves in the State.
Michigan Wild Turkey Application Period Open
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources announced the 2007 spring wild turkey application period begins Jan. 1 and runs through Feb. 1.
Michigan Schedules a January Elk Hunt
Michigan Department of Natural Resource officials today announced 105 elk were harvested during the December elk season.
Michigan DNR Wolf Management Report
State Department of Natural Resources officials announced the final report of the Michigan Wolf Management Roundtable, entitled "Recommended Guiding Principles for Wolf Management in Michigan," is available online at www.michigan.gov/dnr.