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Detroit's Belle Isle Is a State Park and Barney Fife is Securing The Perimeter

Reverend Charles E. Williams II | Posted 04.13.2014 | Detroit
Reverend Charles E. Williams II

Well the deal is done and Michigan State Troopers and Department of Natural Resource Officers have landed onto Belle Isle park. A Detroit park that has been a jewel and place of fun, relaxation and exercise for so many, for so long.

Michigan Trying To Fight Sturgeon Poaching

ABC News Radio | James Grebey | Posted 06.17.2013 | Detroit

(LANSING, Mich.) -- The Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Groups are hoping to get volunteers to help guard against poaching ...

Man-Sized Wolf Struck And Killed By Car In State Considering Legalizing Hunting

Posted 02.11.2013 | Detroit

A photo of a man holding a wolf nearly his size after it was struck by a car and killed last month has got people talking, garnering more than 3,500 s...

Belle Isle State Park Plan Appears To Be Dead

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 01.30.2013 | Detroit

The state of Michigan has said it will withdraw its offer to lease Detroit's Belle Isle as a state park, the Detroit Free Press reports. The Depar...

Detroit River Project Gets a Fundraising Boost

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 07.03.2012 | Detroit

As development continues along the Detroit riverfront, an educational and recreational hub at the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge in Trent...

Belle Isle Races Toward Integration WIth State Park System

The Huffington Post | David Sands | Posted 06.01.2012 | Detroit

Racing fans are falling over themselves this week to scoop up tickets for the Detroit Grand Prix, making its return to Belle Isle. The IndyCar event r...

POLL: Did The Michigan Get It Right With New State Park Ice Cream Flavor?

Posted 02.23.2012 | Detroit

The state Department of Natural Resources is capitalizing on Michigan's two loves, symbols (we can handily rattle off the state bird, stone and flower...