ALEXANDRIA, Va. (January 24, 2014) – The Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation’s (RBFF) Take Me Fishing™ campaign is asking boaters and anglers to cast their vote in America’s Top Family Fishing and Boating Spots Sweepstakes launching today on TakeMeFishing.org.
The Lake Michigan Committee of the Great Lakes Fishery Commission is holding a multi-jurisdictional yellow perch summit. The summit will be on March 22nd, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.
LORAIN — City Council will support efforts to establish an offshore wind power facility in Lake Erie.
Bass-fishing tournament directors encouraged to schedule events at DNR sites through new Web application
The Department of Natural Resources (DNR), in collaboration with the Department of Technology, Management and Budget, recently completed development and testing on a Web application designed to allow bass tournament directors to schedule events at DNR access sites, and to report their catch results online.
Officials of the Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Chippewa on Tuesday released the first details on last September’s effort to retrieve 1950s munitions parts from the bottom of Lake Superior, saying the stuff has now been disposed of and nothing found so far has been toxic.
The Grosse Pointe Shores Harbor was one of five facilities in the state to be re-certified as a Michigan Clean Marina.
Grosse Pointe Shores Harbor is one of 42 marinas that have obtained the designation, and will be certified through 2018.
The incoming cold and snow will make it tough to get a look at the ice building along the Lake Michigan shore, but a recent aerial video taken by a Hope College sophomore brings the shoreline spectacle to your warm living room.
State Controlling Board member Rep. Chris Redfern (D-Catawba Island) voted to appropriate $599,967 on Monday to protect Ohio’s greatest natural resource, Lake Erie.
Ships, including iron ore freighters bound for Northwest Indiana steel mills, have been jamming up the ice-choked St. Marys River in recent weeks as they rush to make deliveries before the Soo Locks close this week.
Way back in 1673, the French Canadian explorer Louis Jolliet noticed that the land around present-day Chicago had “a very great and important advantage, which perhaps will hardly be believed.”
The Department of Natural Resources today announced the 2014 lake sturgeon fishing and spearing season on Black Lake (Cheboygan County) will begin at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 1. All anglers must register to participate in the lake sturgeon season.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) - Anglers who buy minnows to use as bait in Michigan no longer will be required to have their receipts with them while fishing under new state regulations.