Michigan Bat Organization Takes Control of Huge Cave

An unused mine in southern Illinois is now in the hands of the Pontiac-based Organization for Bat Conservation. The “Magazine...

Pelicans Establishing Habitat in Lake Erie

Pelicans are not a species that bird enthusiasts in Southeast Michigan and Ontario typically look for. But, the bird observatory...

Detroit News’ Kaitlyn Buss: ‘Future of Republican Party Is a Crap Shoot’

Laura Weber Davis/WDET Disaster and destruction dominated the national news this week in the wake of Harvey in the Gulf...

Seeing Fewer Monarch Butterflies in Michigan? Here’s How You Can Attract Them [GARDENING TIPS]

Are you seeing fewer monarch butterflies in your yard and around southeast Michigan during the summer months? The short answer:...

How Prepared Is Metro Detroit For a Major Weather Disaster?

Michigan State Police Emergency Management Division Hurricane Harvey’s devastation this week reminds us of a few things. That Mother Nature relents...

Fourth Grade Teacher in Houston Describes Flooding [PHOTOS]

Courtesy of Jennifer Eubanks We’ve been watching from afar over the past few days as Harvey, a hurricane-turned-tropical-storm, has hovered...

Wildlife Managers Tighten Rules to Help Curb Spread of Deadly Deer Disease

Michigan wildlife managers are notifying people about new regulations for anyone who hunts deer out-of-state. The changes prohibit hunters from...

Strong Winds Help Keep Algae Scum off Shores of Ohio; Michigan

Consistent westerly winds blowing across Lake Erie this summer have apparently helped keep a harmful algae bloom away from Toledo’s...

Macomb County Officials: Sewage Spill in Fraser Sinkhole A Minor Setback

Bre'Anna Tinsley/WDET A trench being used to repair the sinkhole in Fraser filled with sewage early Tuesday morning. No one...

This Historic Barn is Looking for a New Home

Oakland County plans to sell a barn that could date back 185 years. But there’s a catch to the sale, the...

What’s Really in the Water Along Lakes St. Clair and Erie

Researchers are looking for citizen scientists to help collect water samples along the southern Ontario coast tomorrow (8/19). It’s part...

Civil Rights Attorney Announces Candidacy for State Attorney General

Cheyna Roth/MPRN Civil rights attorney Dana Nessel will run for state attorney general. Two years ago, Nessel stood in a...