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Michigan Dept. Of Health And Human Services And DNR Remind Hunters About ‘Do Not Eat’ Deer Advisory Near Oscoda Marsh

5-mile advisory area refined in 2019; updated map available online

With archery hunting season beginning Oct. 1, the Michigan departments of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) and Natural Resources (DNR) are reminding hunters of the ‘Do Not Eat’ advisory for deer taken within 5 miles of Clark’s Marsh in Oscoda Township due to PFOS (perfluorooctane sulfonic acid). PFOS is the most common PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) that bioaccumulates in fish and wild game. Continue reading Michigan Dept. Of Health And Human Services And DNR Remind Hunters About ‘Do Not Eat’ Deer Advisory Near Oscoda Marsh

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Michigan DNR Awards $100,000 In Upper Peninsula Deer Habitat Improvement Grants

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has awarded a total of $100,000 in deer habitat improvement grant funding to a dozen entities for projects in the Upper Peninsula. Continue reading Michigan DNR Awards $100,000 In Upper Peninsula Deer Habitat Improvement Grants

Michigan NRC Approves CWD Deer Regs

The Michigan Natural Resources Commission approved a series of deer hunting regulations aimed at slowing the spread of chronic wasting disease. The action came after months of commission members and Department of Natural Resources staff hearing from hunters, residents and others interested in the long-term health of the state’s deer population and a thorough review of the best available science on chronic wasting disease. Continue reading Michigan NRC Approves CWD Deer Regs