Displaying items by tag: Michigan United Conservation Clubs

Tuesday, 23 June 2020 05:58

Conservation groups praise movement on ‘Great American Outdoors’ bill

Michigan conservation groups are praising the U.S. Senate’s passage last week of a bill that would provide hundreds of millions of dollars annually for restoration projects and act as an economic stimulus for the outdoor recreation industry.

Published in Economic Development
Sunday, 12 April 2020 18:51

Michigan coronavirus prevention measures could mean fewer fish in years ahead

series of measures intended to curb the spread of the coronavirus could have implications for Michigan’s recreational fishery in the coming years. 

Published in Economic Development
Monday, 06 April 2020 05:45

Funding for Asian carp barrier diverted as part of Michigan’s coronavirus response

Michigan’s contribution to a key project aimed at stopping the spread of invasive Asian carp has been put on hold as the state shifted funds last week to help respond to the coronavirus pandemic.

Published in Economic Development

Sunday, 16 February 2020 17:00

Partnership forms to protect Michigan’s public lands, parks

Anewly formed partnership involving six outdoor recreation and conservation groups wants to protect and maintain Michigan’s public lands for generations to come.

Published in Economic Development
Sunday, 02 February 2020 16:20

‘A NEW NORMAL’: Declining sportsmen’s dollars upend funding model for nature conservation, outdoor recreation

Michigan’s outdoor recreation industry of today looks much differently than it did a generation ago. 

Published in Economic Development