Mining Journalhttp://www.miningjournal.netTop Headlinesen-usThu, 26 Mar 2015 23:33:51 EDTThu, 26 Mar 2015 23:33:51 EDT invasives a key DNR focus - An update on the battle against aquatic invasive species was detailed Monday by the Michigan Department of Resources at its annual joint meeting of the Eastern and Western Upper Peninsula Citizen Advisory Councils.Fri, 20 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTMoose survey results not encouraging latest moose survey results that came out earlier this week showed a drop in the population, which was no big surprise, although the size of the reduction was a little startling.Fri, 20 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTGone fishin' Peninsula - Marquette: The ice is deteriorating and shifting in and out of both the Upper and Lower harbors, depending on the direction of the wind. Open water can be seen not far out into the lake.Fri, 20 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTBringing up boreals - Boreal birds - birds that live in northern regions like the Upper Peninsula - require different management practices than birds in, say, the Florida Keys or the Mojave Desert.Fri, 13 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDTGone fishin' Peninsula - Marquette: In general, fishing was slow. Anglers were fishing the "bubblers" in the Upper Harbor, but there have been several close calls because of ice conditions. Anglers need to use extreme caution.Fri, 13 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDT