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July 18, 2014 MARQUETTE — The osprey is unique among raptors in that it can dive into water to catch live fish. Soon, more local residents might be able to witness this spectacular feat in person. more »»

U.P. hosting nat. trappers convention

July 18, 2014 The middle of summer is hardly the time of year to be thinking of such things as hunting and trapping, seeing we are a few months away from even the earliest season. more »»

Gone fishin’

July 18, 2014 UPPER PENINSULA Marquette: Boat anglers reported slow fishing for lake trout with only a handful of anglers getting two or three fish near the Sand Hole east of the Chocolay River and toward Sand... more »»

big little TRIP SHIP

July 11, 2014 MARQUETTE — Maybe it’s not a case of saving the best for last, but it’s definitely saving the biggest — and coldest — and deepest — for last. more »»

Time to get out and fish seems scarce

July 11, 2014 A co-worker mentioned the other day that he was out fishing and thought the water in a local trout stream seemed awfully low for this early in the season, but then he looked at the calendar. more »»

Gone fishin’

July 11, 2014 UPPER PENINSULA Marquette: Those targeting lake trout had fair results catching between two and four fish near the “Sand-Hole” and north of Granite Island toward Little Presque Isle when trolling... more »»

Barrier-bound: NMU student studying fish morphology

July 4, 2014 MARQUETTE — Life near waterfalls might change your body type, if you were a fish. more »»

Agave plant to produce 1 and only bloom, then die

July 4, 2014 ANN ARBOR — An 80-year-old American agave plant that will flower once then die is about to do the former. Probably. more »»

Gone fishin’

July 4, 2014 UPPER PENINSULA Marquette: Surface water temperatures have warmed into the mid to upper 40’s near the rive. more »»

Museum launches bike tours

July 4, 2014 NEGAUNEE — Explore the rich history of the iron industry in the best of both worlds: outdoors and inside the museum. more »»

Home on the plains

June 27, 2014 MARQUETTE — The Yellow Dog Plains encompasses a unique habitat as well as a unique bird. Now a Northern Michigan University student is studying the connections between the two. more »»

Local fishing group could use a hand

June 27, 2014 There are endless challenges facing those of us who enjoy participating in outdoor sports, ranging from getting access to prime hunting and fishing locations to pitching in to assist fish and game... more »»

Gone fishin’

June 27, 2014 UPPER PENINSULA Marquette: Dense patchy fog is making it hard to anglers to get out. A few steelhead were caught at the mouth of the Carp Rive. more »»


June 20, 2014 HARVEY — The Chocolay Raptor Center has grown by about 4 ounces. more »»

Gone fishin'

June 20, 2014 UPPER PENINSULA Marquette: Had good lake trout action but the chinook, brown trout and splake were a little slower. more »»

Filling the gap area preserve target of survey

June 13, 2014 TRAUNIK — The Upper Peninsula Land Conservancy is trying to “fill in the gaps” with one of its nature preserves. more »»

Young wildlife doesn’t need your help

June 13, 2014 During a walk through the woods the other day I was surprised to see all the leaves out on the trees, wild flowers carpeting the forest floor and young wildlife scurrying about or chirping from thei... more »»

River rafters

June 6, 2014 NEGAUNEE — A couple’s enjoyment of the wild and scenic beauty of the Upper Peninsula helped inspire them to take a rugged rafting trip on the Colorado River in Grand Canyon National Park in Arizon. more »»

Biting bugs are bad but still hit woods

June 6, 2014 I finally got out for a full day of fishing last weekend, but there was a problem — the bugs were biting much better than the brook trout. more »»

Outdoor trails

May 30, 2014 MARQUETTE — The inaugural Marquette Trails Festival will feature such traditional outdoor activities such as a bonfire, making s’mores and listening to bluegrass music. more »»



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