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DNR CALENDAR, JULY 31, 2000

DEPARTMENT OF  NATURAL RESOURCES MISSION STATEMENT
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is committed to the
conservation, protection, management, use and enjoyment of the 
State's
natural resources for current and future generations.

GAME AND FISH ORDERS

WATERFOWL AND OTHER MIGRATORY BIRD HUNTING REGULATIONS FOR 2000-2001. 

Contact:  Gregory Soulliere, 517-373-1263.  Decision-makers:  Natural
Resources Commission and DNR Director.

THE FOLLOWING ORDERS ARE SUBMITTED FOR INFORMATION ONLY: 

STATEWIDE TROUT, SALMON, WHITEFISH AND LAKE HERRING REGULATIONS. 
Contact:  Todd Grischke, 517-373-1280.

SPAWNING CLOSURES.  Contact:  Todd Grischke, 517-373-1280.

YELLOW PERCH - LAKE MICHIGAN.  Contact:  Todd Grischke, 517-373-1280.

WATERS OPEN TO USE OF SPEAR AND BOWS.  Contact:  Todd Grischke,
517-373-1280.

POSSESSION AND TRANSPORTATION OF EXOTIC SPECIES.  Contact:  Todd
Grischke, 517-373-1280.

SPECIAL FISHING REGULATIONS, FUMEE LAKE, DICKINSON COUNTY FISHING
CLOSURE.  Contact:  Todd Grischke, 517-373-1280.

FISHING REGULATIONS, SYLVANIA WILDERNESS AREA, OTTAWA NATIONAL FOREST.
 Contact:  Todd Grischke, 517-373-1280.

WATERS WHERE NORTHERN PIKE MAY BE TAKEN AT ANY SIZE.  Contact:  Todd
Grischke, 517-373-1280.

STATEWIDE COOLWATER REGULATIONS FOR LARGEMOUTH BASS, 
SMALLMOUTH BASS, NORTHERN PIKE, WALLEYE, SAUGER, MUSKELLUNGE, CHANNEL
CATFISH, FLATHEAD CATFISH AND YELLOW PERCH.  Contact:  Todd Grischke,
517-373-1280.

LAND TRANSACTIONS

FOREST MANAGEMENT LAND ACQUISITION: Gaylord Forest Management Unit,
31.65 acres.  Gov't. Lot 2 except S 300 feet thereof, Sec. 31, T29N,
R3W, Otsego County.  Contact: David A. Yankee, 517-373-1241. 
Decision-maker:  DNR Director.

PARKS AND RECREATION LAND ACQUISITION: East Tawas Boating Access Site,
0.25 acres.  Plat of the Village of East Tawas, Iosco County; A parcel
bounded on the north by US-23, on the east by Alice Street extended,
on the south by a line 178 feet south of and parallel to US-23 and on
the west by a line 60 feet west of and parallel to Alice Street
extended, Iosco County.  Contact: David A. Yankee, 517-373-1241. 
Decision-maker:  DNR Director.

PARKS AND RECREATION LAND ACQUISITION: Ortonville Recreation Area,
30.79 acres.  Part of the Southwest 1/4 of Section 21, T6N, R9E,
Hadley Township, Lapeer County, Michigan, described as beginning at a
point that is East 1335.49 feet along the East and west quarter line
of Section 21 and South 0 11' 45" West 378.76 feet and South 31 40'
35" East 378.76 feet along the Westerly line of The Detroit Edison
Corridor and South 0? 11' 45" West 142.04 feet from the West quarter
corner of Section 21; thence South 31 40' 35" East 735.91 feet,
thence South 0 07' 30" West 297.08 feet, thence South 89 52' 45"
East 75 feet, thence Southerly to the North line of the South 700 feet
of the East 1/2 of the Southwest 1/4 of Section 21 (said distance
being approx. 187 feet and on a line bearing approx. South 0 07'30"
West), thence easterly along the North line of the South 700 feet to
the North South 1/4 line of Section 21, thence Southerly along said
1/4 line to the South Section line of Section 21, thence Westerly
along said section line to the Southwest corner of the East 1/2 of the
Southwest 1/4 of Section 21, thence North along the West line of the
East 1/2 of the Southwest 1/4 of said Section 21 to the Southerly
shore of a small lake, a distance of approximately 1016 feet, thence
Northeasterly along said lake front a distance of 50 feet, thence
continuing along the shore of said lake a distance of 100 feet (total
distance along the lake is 150.00 feet at a bearing of North 17 11'
45" East from a survey by Bernard Henderson dated October 16, 1974),
thence East parallel with the South Section line to a point 200 feet
East of the West line of said East half of Southwest quarter of said
Section 21 (distance and bearing on a survey by Bernard Henderson
dated October 16, 1974 is South 89 48' 15" East 156.14 feet, thence
North 0 11' 45" East 651.11 feet to the Point of Beginning, Lapeer
County.  Contact: David A. Yankee, 517-373-1241.  Decision-maker:  DNR
Director.

LAND EXCHANGE TRANSACTION CASE: Exchange #19960159, Private Land
Offered: 40 acres, T32N, R05W, Sec. 36, the SW 1/4 of the SE 1/4,
Boyne Valley Twp., Mackinaw State Forest, Charlevoix County.  State
Land Desired: 19 acres, T34N, R04W, Sec. 14, the Northerly 19 acres of
the Southerly 50 acres of the NW 1/4, Springvale Twp., Mackinaw State
Forest, Emmet County.  Contact: David A. Yankee, 517-373-1241. 
Decision-maker:  DNR Director.

LAND EXCHANGE: Exchange #19990068, Private Land Offered: 52 acres,
Gaylord Forest Management Unit, Otsego County T29N, R3W, Sec. 31,
Gov't. Lot 1 except beginning at NW corner of NE 1/4 of NE 1/4, thence
S 300 feet, E to shore of Bradford Lake, NE along shore to NE corner
said Sec. 31, W on Sec. Line to beginning.  State Land Desired: 0.60
acre, Torch Lake Water Access, Antrim County, T29N, R8W, Sec. 16, Lots
7, 8 and 9, Birch Beach Plat.  Contact: David A. Yankee, 517-373-1241.
 Decision-maker:  DNR Director.

LAND EXCHANGE: Exchange #20000002, Private Land Offered: 9  acres,
Gaylord Forest Management Unit, Otsego County, T29N, R3W, Sec. 31, S
300 feet of Gov't. Lot 2.  State Land Desired: 0.09 acre, Torch Lake
Water Access, Antrim County, T29N, R8W, Sec. 16, Lot 18, Birch Beach
Plat.  Contact: David A. Yankee, 517-373-1241.  Decision-maker:  DNR
Director.

CONVEYANCE OF DEDICATED STATE-OWNED LAND: AuSable State Forest, Land
Transaction Case #19990244, 70.62 acres, Oscoda County, Clinton
Township, T28N, R03E, Section 22: The NE1/4 of the NE1/4.  The SE1/4
of the NE1/4, except the following: commencing at the 1/4 post between
Sections 22 and 23, thence North 89 West, 733 feet, North 00 51'
East, 1287 feet; South 89 East, 733 feet; South 00 51' West, 1287
feet to place of beginning.  The easterly 462 feet of the northerly
380 feet of the SW1/4 of the NE1/4.  The East 462 feet of the NW1/4 of
the NE1/4 except the North 462 feet thereof.   Contact: David A.
Yankee, 517-373-1241.  Decision-maker:  DNR Director.

CONVEYANCE OF EASEMENT ACROSS DEDICATED STATE-OWNED LAND: Pere
Marquette State Forest, Easement Crossing Land in Section 8, T24N,
R10W, Greenwood Township, Wexford County.   Contact: David A. Yankee,
517-373-1241.  Decision-maker:  DNR Director.

PUBLIC USE DEED FOR UNDEDICATED STATE-OWNED LANDS: Conveyance of
tax-reverted lands to Township of Blue Lake, County of Muskegon (3
parcels); Township of Dalton, County of Muskegon (3 parcels); Township
of Carrollton, County of Saginaw (2 parcels); City of Detroit, County
of Wayne (1 parcel) for resale and housing rehabilitation purposes.  
Contact: Janet Griffin, 517-373-1250.  Decision-maker:  Land and
Mineral Services Division Chief.

RELEASE OF REVERTER RESTRICTION: City of Iron Mountain, County of
Houghton (1 parcel); Onaway Public Schools, County of Presque Isle (3
parcels); Alpena Public Schools, County of Alpena (3 parcels); City of
Onaway, County of Presque Isle (5 parcels) currently used for school,
park and street purposes.  Contact: Janet Griffin, 517-373-1250. 
Decision-maker: Land and Mineral Services Division Chief.

SALE OF MINERAL AND ALLIED RIGHTS: Conveyance of State-owned
ingress/egress to watercourses, aboriginal antiquities and mineral
rights to 2 lots (.21 acre), located in Wayne County, City of Detroit,
Subdivision of Part of Private Claim No. 473, known as The Standon
Farm, have been requested by Ste. Anne's Non-Profit Housing
Corporation, Oak Park, Michigan.  Contact: Lynne Boyd, 517-335-3251. 
Decision-maker:  Land and Mineral Services Division Chief.

DIRECT METALLIC MINERALS LEASES: Metallic lease rights to 1,040 acres
located in parts of Sections 21, 25 and 27, T49N, R37W, Laird
Township, Houghton County; and Section 14, T51N, R31W, Arvon Township,
Baraga County, have been requested by Trans Superior Resources, Inc.,
West Vancouver, BC, Canada.  Contact: Lynne Boyd, 517-335-3251. 
Decision-maker:  Land and Mineral Services Division Chief.

DIRECT OIL AND GAS LEASES - DEVELOPMENT: Oil and gas lease rights to
303.23 acres of State severed mineral ownership, Section 06, T28N,
R04E, Clinton Township, Oscoda County, have been requested by Muskegon
Development Company, of Mt. Pleasant, Michigan.  Contact: Lynne Boyd,
517-335-3251.  Decision-maker:  Land and Mineral Services Division
Chief.

LAND USE ORDERS, STATE-OWNED LANDS

WILDLIFE
PROPOSAL TO PROHIBIT TARGET SHOOTING AND RESTRICT FIREARM USAGE WITHIN
THE WINDSOR TOWNSHIP MINI STATE GAME AREA, also known as the State
Secondary Complex, Eaton County.  Contact:  Penney Melchoir,
517-373-3263.  Decision-maker:  DNR Director.

FOREST MANAGEMENT 
PROPOSAL TO PROHIBIT THE USE OF MOTORIZED VEHICLES IN A PORTION OF THE
ATLANTA FOREST MANAGEMENT UNIT.  Contact:  Dayle Garlock,
517-785-4851. Decision-maker:  DNR Director.

PARKS AND RECREATION
PROPOSAL TO DESIGNATE THE SHOOTING RANGE AT ISLAND LAKE 
RECREATION AREA, OAKLAND COUNTY.  Contact:  William Boik,
517-335-4828. Decision-maker:  DNR Director.

PROPOSAL TO CONTROL ENTRY TO THE MCCC PROUD LAKE RESIDENTIAL 
CAMP, OAKLAND COUNTY.  Contact:  William Boik, 517-335-4828. 
Decision-maker:  DNR Director.

OTHER DECISIONS BEFORE THE OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR

SHOOTING PRESERVE COMMISSION ORDER REISSUE.  Contact:  David Purol,
517-335-3411.  Decision-maker:  DNR Director.

NUMBER OF FISHING RODS ALLOWED ON THE GREAT LAKES.  Contact:  Todd
Grischke, 517-373-1280. Decision-maker:  DNR Director.

PUBLIC MEETINGS, OPEN HOUSES, EVENTS, ETC.

ACCESS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
Persons with disabilities needing accommodations for the meeting
should contact the representatives. 

AUGUST 3
1 - 4 p.m.
LAKE HURON CITIZENS FISHERY ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING, Harbor Grill,
3337 Point AuBarques Road, five miles east of Port Austin, Grindstone
City.  Contact:  John Schrouder, 517-275-5131.

AUGUST 8
10:30 a.m.
SNOWMOBILE ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING, Gaylord Holiday Inn, 833 W.
Main, Gaylord.  Contact:  Margo Fuller, 517-373-9483,
fullerm1@state.mi.us

AUGUST 11
9 a.m.
MICHIGAN STATE WATERWAYS COMMISSION MEETING, Community Building,
Copper Harbor.  Contact:  Betsy Clark, 517-241-2274.

AUGUST 16
2 - 7 p.m.
PIGEON RIVER FOREST MANAGEMENT UNIT OPEN HOUSE, Forest Management
eadquarters, 13 miles east of Vanderbilt, East Twin Lakes Road.
Opportunity for public to discuss forest and wildlife management
issues for 2002.  Contact:  Ken Phillips, 517-983-4101, or Mike Mang,
517-732-3541.

AUGUST 17
NATURAL RESOURCES COMMISSION MEETING, Escanaba State Office Building,
305 Ludington Avenue, Escanaba.  Begins with the Committee of the
Whole meeting at 3 p.m. and continues with Public Appearances
beginning at 4:30 p.m.  Public appearances may be scheduled by calling
Teresa Gloden, Assistant to the NRC, 517-373-2352.

AUGUST 18
8:30 a.m. 
NATURAL RESOURCES COMMISSION MEETING, Escanaba State Office Building,
305 Ludington Avenue, Escanaba.  Contact:  Teresa Gloden, Assistant to
the NRC, 517-373-2352.  

AUGUST 24
9 a.m.
PIGEON RIVER FOREST MANAGEMENT UNIT COMPARTMENT REVIEW, Forest
Management Headquarters, 13 miles east of Vanderbilt, East Twin Lakes
Road.  Plans to formalize management decisions for 2002.  Contact: 
Ken Phillips, 517-983-4101, or Mike Mang, 517-732-3541.

AUGUST 23
4 - 8 p.m.
SAULT MANAGEMENT UNIT OPEN HOUSE, Kinross Town Hall, 4884 W. Curtis
Road, Kinchloe.  Forest Managemet activities in Chippewa County
townships, Drummond Island, Superior, Kinross, Dafter and Raber. 
Clark Township in East Mackinac County. Opportunity for the public to
discuss forest management  treatments to be done in 2001, or any other
issues of interest.  Contact: Pat Hallfrisch, 906-635-5281.

AUGUST 30
1-7 p.m. 
ATLANTA FOREST MANAGEMENT UNIT OPEN HOUSE, Atlanta Field Office, M-33,
two miles north of Atlanta.  Opportunity to discuss forest and
wildlife management issues for 2002.  Contact:  Dayle Garlock,
517-785-4251 or Mike Mang, 517-732-3541.

AUGUST 30
4 - 8 p.m.
SAULT MANAGEMENT UNIT OPEN HOUSE, Rexton Township Hall, Church Street,
Rexton. Forest management activities in West Mackinac County
(Naubinway Field Office) are planned in the following townships:
Moran, Hudson, Hendricks, Garfield, Newton and Trout Lake in West
Chippewa County.  Opportunity for the public to discuss proposed
forest management treatments to be done in 2001, or any other issues
of interest.  Contact: Karen Rodock,  906-477-6048.

SEPTEMBER 6
6:30 p.m.
OFF-ROAD VEHICLE (ORV) ADVISORY BOARD MEETING, Holiday Inn Lansing -
West, 7501 West Saginaw, Lansing.  Contact:  Margo Fuller,
517-373-9483, fullerm1@state.mi.us

SEPTEMBER 6
 9 a.m.  
SAULT MANAGEMENT UNIT COMPARTMENT REVIEW,  State Street Village Inn,
250 South State Street,  St. Ignace.  Finalization of forest
prescriptions for 2001.  Contact: Karen Rodock,  906-477-6048 or Pat
Hallfrisch,  906-635-5281.

SEPTEMBER 7
9 a.m.- 4 p.m.
ATLANTA FOREST MANAGEMENT UNIT COMPARTMENT REVIEW, Atlanta Field
Office, in the Wildlife Garage, M-33, two miles north of Atlanta. 
Plans to formalize management decisions for 2002 compartments. 
Contact:  Dayle Garlock, 517-785-4251 or Mike Mang, 517-732-3541.

SEPTEMBER 13
3 p.m. 

NATURAL RESOURCES COMMISSION MEETING, Lansing Center, 333 E. Michigan
Avenue, Lansing.  Begins with the Committee of the Whole Meeting at 3
p.m. and continues with Public Appearances beginning at 4:30 p.m. 
Public Appearances may be scheduled by calling Teresa Gloden,
Assistant to the NRC,  517-373-2352.

SEPTEMBER 14
8:30 a.m.   
NATURAL RESOURCES COMMISSION MEETING, Lansing Center, 333 E. Michigan
Avenue, Lansing.  Contact:  Teresa Gloden, Assistant to the NRC,
517-373-2352

SEPTEMBER 20
9 a.m.
TRUST FUND BOARD MEETING, Hampton Inn, 525 North Canal Rd., 
Lansing.  Contact:  Linda Harlow, 517-373-9125.

OCTOBER 13
10 a.m.    

FOREST RECREATION ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING, Ralph A. MacMullan
Conference Center, 104 Conservation Drive, Roscommon.  Contact:  Margo
Fuller, 517-373-9483, fullerm1@state.mi.us

OCTOBER 25
9 a.m.
TRUST FUND BOARD MEETING, Holiday Inn, 1444 S. U.S. 131, Petosky. 
Contact:  Linda Harlow, 517-373-9125.

SEASONS, LICENSES

AUGUST 1
APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR ANTLERLESS DEER HUNTING LICENSES.  

DEADLINE TO PURCHASE PRIVATE LAND, OVER-THE-COUNTER ANTLERLESS DEER
LICENSES IN DESIGNATED DEER MANAGEMENT UNITS. 

APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR FALL WILD TURKEY HUNTING LICENSES.  

APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE FOR RESERVED WATERFOWL HUNTS.  

CROW HUNTING SEASON OPENS STATEWIDE.  

BY THIS DATE, SUCCESSFUL ELK HUNTERS ARE NOTIFIED IF THEY CAN
PARTICIPATE IN THE AUGUST 26-31, SEPTEMBER 16-20 AND THE DECEMBER 5-12
HUNTS.  

AUGUST 2
HUNTERS MAY PURCHASE ANTLERLESS DEER LICENSES OVER THE COUNTER FOR DMU
452. See 2000-2001 Michigan Hunting and Trapping Guide.

AUGUST 15
NORTH MANITOU ISLAND PRIMITIVE DEER HUNTS APPLICATION DEADLINE.  See
2000-2001 Michigan Hunting and Trapping Guide.

AUGUST 15
SEASON CLOSES FOR SPEARING OF BOWFIN, CARP AND GAR ON INLAND NON-TROUT
WATERS.  

AUGUST 28
WATERFOWL RESERVED HUNTS APPLICATION DEADLINE.  

SEPTEMBER 1
EARLY CANADA GOOSE SEASON OPENS STATEWIDE.  See 2000 Early September
Canada Goose Season Hunting Guide for open and closed areas.  

NORTH MANITOU ISLAND FIREARM DEER SEASONS APPLICATION DEADLINE. See
2000-2001 Michigan Hunting and Trapping Guide.

PUBLICATION SCHEDULE
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of Natural Resources.  We welcome your comments on style, format and
information to ensure this calendar is as informative as possible.

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seven days after the initial calendar publication date.

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EQUAL RIGHTS FOR NATURAL RESOURCE USERS
The Department of Natural Resources provides equal opportunities for
employment and access to Michigan's natural resources.  Both State and
Federal laws prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color,
national origin, religion, disability, age, sex, height, weight or
marital status under the Civil Rights Acts of 1964, as amended,  (1976
MI P.A. 453 and 1976 MI P.A. 220, Title V of the Rehabilitation Act of
1973, as amended, and the Americans with Disabilities Act).  If you
believe that you have been discriminated against in any program,
activity or facility, or if you desire additional information, please
write the MDNR Office of Legal Services, P.O. Box 30028, Lansing, MI
48909-7528; or the Michigan Department of Civil Rights, State of
Michigan, Plaza Building, 1200 6th Ave., Detroit, MI 48226 or the
Office of Human Resources, U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service,
Washington, D.C. 20240. For information or assistance on this
publication, contact the Michigan Department of Natural Resources,
Office of Information Services, PO Box 30690, Lansing, MI, 48909-8190.
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Bonnie Arthur
DNR Office of Information Services
300 River Place  Suite 3600
Detroit, MI 48207
313-392-6515
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