The Metro: Belle Isle Conservancy’s efforts helping to improve the island this summer

Despite having one of its largest attractions closed for renovations, Belle Isle saw a 7% increase in visitors last year....

Belle Isle slide set to reopen this summer following safety improvements

The popular giant slide on Belle Isle is set to reopen this summer following necessary safety improvements after potential injuries...

Deadline approaching for proposals to save historic Belle Isle Boathouse

Preservationists are fighting to save the historic Belle Isle Boathouse in Detroit. The 40,000-square-foot building, constructed by the Detroit Boat...

DNR considering expansion of e-bike friendly territory at state parks

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is considering allowing e-bikes on more state park trails. The changes would allow Class...

DNR enhances vital wetland on Lake St. Clair

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources and two conservation groups are working together to revitalize one of the state's most...

DNR says fish kills likely to occur as seasons change

  The Michigan Department of Natural Resources says residents will likely see dead fish floating on bodies of water over...

Hike, Rock Climb or Swim in Metro Detroit on Black Friday

Black Friday isn’t just for shopping. This year, you can also enjoy the outdoors, rock climb, and swim around metro...

Survey Suggests Michigan Moose Population Declining

Al_HikesAZ/Flickr A recent survey shows Michigan’s moose population is declining. The state's Department of Natural Resources' survey found 100 fewer of the...