Phragmites are threatening the health of Michigan’s wetlands and shorelines. The best time to start control and management of phragmites is right now.
The red swamp crayfish has been detected in Michigan. Learn more about identifying and reporting the red swamp crayfish here.
New boating and fishing laws to protect Michigan’s waterways against the spread of invasive species took effect March 21, 2019. Click here to learn more about how these changes may affect you. Additionally, check out the video below from Michigan EGLE on how you can help stop aquatic hitchhikers.
Did you know we all live on a lake or stream? It’s true — we might not be able to see it from our window, but it’s there. It might be a small stream or ditch or even the storm drain in the street. All of these lead to a river or lake. So it’s important to remember that what we do at home affects our rivers and lakes! READ FULL ARTICLE