MOOD U. Resources


Untitled design (10) 2Michigan OutofDoors University holds a number of informative events each year ranging from how to find the best fishing locations to timely session on how to combat hunter and angler harassment.

For videos, presentations and other information from these sessions, scroll down to find the available resources from those events.

For upcoming MOOD U. events, click here.


Great Lakes Fish Passage Symposium-August 28-29, 2012

Download full agenda

Recorded video of proceedings available here

Video streaming by Ustream

Presentations available (in PDF format)

Dr. Dan Hayes, Michigan State University
Impacts of Dams on Fish Habitat

Aquatic Invasive Species

Dr. Dom Chaloner, Notre Dame University:  Overview of introduction and establishment of Great Lakes aquatic invasive species

Tim Campbell, Wisconsin Sea Grant: Round Gobies’ use of Great Lakes tributaries

Mike Steeves, Great Lakes Fish Commission: Sea Lamprey – Overview of sea lamprey and their impacts and status in the Great Lakes
Part 1 of Steeves Presentation| Part 2 of Steeves Presentation

Sportfish Impacts

Dr. Ed Rutherford, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Agency: Salmon & steelhead production predictions for streams

Todd Kalish/Todd Wills, Michigan Department of Natural Resources: Effects of juvenile Pacific Salmon on stream resident trout

Dr. David Janetski, Notre Dame University: Adult Salmon impacts on stream resident trout and other stream fishes
Part 1 of Janetski Presentation| Part 2 of Janetski Presentation

Brett Fessell, Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians: Fish Passage: From American Brook Lamprey to Walleye

Threatened & Endangered Species and Native – Non-sportfish species

Rick Westerhof, United States Fish and Wildlife Service: Overview of T&E fish aquatic species, and native non-game/non-jumping fish

Marty Holtgren, Little River Band: Lake sturgeon: Habitat needs, status, restoration potentials (coming soon)


Hunter/Angler Harassment Seminar

Hunter/Angler Harrassment Seminar 2010

Presentation by Michigan DNRE, held during MUCC’s Annual Convention on June 26, 2010


Hunter/Angler Harrassment PowerPoint Presentation by DNRE Asst. Chief Dean Molnar. CLICK HERE.

Presention on DNRE Law Enforcement by DNRE Chief Gary Hagler. CLICK HERE.


Speaker biographies: CLICK HERE