Category Archives: Public Land

Bears Ear: The Hunters Monument

Today’s Great Lakes Outdoors guest writer, Lew Carpenter, shares his awesome experience chasing turkey’s in one of our newest National Monuments….Bears Ear National Monument.  Keep it public. Please TAKE ACTION BEFORE FRIDAY MAY 26TH AND HELP SAVE THIS HUNTERS MONUMENT … Continue reading

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Hunters and Anglers Blast House Rule on Public Lands

The National Wildlife Federation has joined other sportsmen/women’s, conservation and outdoors groups to oppose a Jan. 3 U.S. House of Representative rule change that will make it easier to sell or transfer national public lands by negating their value when … Continue reading

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Big Deal for Merica’s Fish and Wildlife

Yesterday evening, Congressman Don Young (R-AK) and Michigan’s (and my Congresswoman) Debbie Dingell (D-MI) introduced a bill that would direct existing funding from oil and gas leases to increase funding for proactive wildlife conservation.  This is a big deal for … Continue reading

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Keep Michigan’s Public Lands in Public Hands

If you look at the map of Michigan, you see lots of blue.  No doubt, we have lots of water: 11,000 inland lakes. 3,000 miles of freshwater shoreline-more than any other state in the nation. Michigan has more total shoreline … Continue reading

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