Why Hunters & Anglers Should Care About Clean Water Act Rules

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has been in the works to provide clarification to the Clean Water Act as to which waters are covered by these protections. In the last decade EPA, the Army Corps of Engineers, USDA, the court system, landowners, and conservationists have been in a confusing and frustrating tango as to which…

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Defeat HSUS – Call your Legislators Today!

On May 27th we turned in nearly 375,000 signatures to the Secretary of State’s office for the Scientific Fish & Wildlife Conservation Act. This was a huge step in our efforts to defeat the radical out of state anti-hunters led by HSUS. However, we are not done yet and we NEED your help to ensure…

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Calls Needed for Critical Federal Hunting and Fishing Bill!

Michigan sportsmen’s help is needed to recruit Senator Debbie Stabenow as a co-sponsor of the Sportsmen’s Act (S. 2363), a bi-partisan package of pro-sportsmen legislation that is currently pending in the U.S. Senate. The Act, if passed would not only reauthorize the North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA), but would allow states to permanently offer…

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Lt. Governor’s Charity Sporting Clays Shoot to Benefit Outdoor Education Programs

22nd Annual Charity Shoots Raises Funds for Michigan OutofDoors Youth Camp GRAND BLANC—Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley and former Lieutenant Governor John Cherry will host the 22nd Annual Lt. Governor’s “Get Kids in the Outdoors” Charity Shoot on June 13 at the Grand Blanc Huntsman’s Club. The shoot raises funds to benefit the Michigan OutofDoors Youth…

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Defeat HSUS – Mail in Your Petitions Today!

On May 6, the State Board of Canvassers certified the signatures for the second anti-hunting referendum financed by the Humane Society of the United States. If they have their way, they’ll be able to use this referendum to take away hunting rights by spending millions in misleading political advertising. But we’re not at the mercy of…

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Victory for Wildlife & Sportsmen in Michigan

Press Release from Guest Writer Alan Taylor of the Nimrod Society GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. February 20, 2014 The majority of the populace in the US today has little knowledge about the role that the 47 million hunters, fishermen and trappers play in keeping our magnificent, wildlife populations healthy. Nor are they aware of sportsmen’s unrelenting…

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National Spotlight: Defending Against Aquatic Invasive Species Act of 2014

Earlier this year, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) released a report to Congress outlining eight options to prevent the invasive species, such as Asian carp, from entering the Great Lakes. The USACE expects the options for physical separation to cost over $15 billion and take 25 years to complete, due to flood control structures…

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DNR Wildlife Division Chief Speaks on Wolf Hunting Season

In early November, MLive ran a series of articles about how Michigan’s wolf hunting season came to be, capped off by an editorial, “Wolf ends don’t justify means.” Through this series of articles and the editorial MLive accused the Department of Natural Resources of misleading the public about the rationale behind the state’s first limited wolf…

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Petition Drive Launched to Protect Scientific Wildlife Management

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 26, 2013 Contact: Drew YoungeDyke, CPWM Secretary | 517.346.6486 | dyoungedyke@mucc.org Petition Drive Launching for Scientific Fish and Wildlife Conservation Act Initiated law would protect NRC ability to name game species and issue fisheries orders LANSING—The Michigan Board of Canvassers will be asked to approve the form of a petition for…

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