2015 Michigan fishing license & fishing guide

New Michigan fishing license required April 1, 2015

New Michigan fishing license required April 1 The Department of Natural Resources reminds anglers that a new fishing license season begins Wednesday, April 1, which coincides with the new regulation cycle. All 2014 fishing licenses are good through March 31, 2015.  Anglers have five options to choose from when making their purchases. All fishing licenses […]

Saginaw Bay Fishing Report  03/26/2015

Saginaw Bay Fishing Report 03/26/2015

Saginaw Bay Area ice conditions continue to deteriorate so a good number of anglers are putting away their ice fishing gear and starting to get their boats ready. The die-hards were still going out and crossing active pressure cracks however extreme caution needs to be used! Watch for areas of open water. Shoreline ice is […]

Spring birding tours at Saginaw Bay Area Wetland Wonders

Spring birding tours at Saginaw Bay Area Wetland Wonders

Spring birding tours at Michigan’s Wetland Wonders Nothing says spring like the “conk-a-ree” call of a red-winged blackbird or the raucous sounds of a sandhill crane.  Celebrate spring and explore Michigan’s Wetland Wonders with a birding tour at one of seven managed waterfowl areas in April and May. Highlights of the birding tours may include […]

Saginaw Bay Fishing Report  03/19/2015

Saginaw Bay Fishing Report 03/19/2015

Saginaw Bay Area warm weather over the past 10 days coupled with strong wind is causing ice conditions to deteriorate quickly. This is the time of year when ice becomes extremely unpredictable and dangerous. Anglers need to use extreme caution! The shoreline ice is getting bad. Watch out for pressure cracks and think twice before […]

Saginaw Bay Fishing Report  03/12/2015

Saginaw Bay Fishing Report 03/12/2015

Saginaw Bay perch fishing was spotty in seven to 20 feet off Palmer Road. Most anglers were targeting 10 feet and when they found a school of fish, some big ones were caught. Evenings were best for walleye off Erickson Road and some perch were also caught. Walleye were caught in 15 feet off Linwood, six […]