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June 28, 2012 Conservation Insider

June 29th, 2012 by Amy Trotter.

Check out the June 28, 2012 MUCC’s Conservation Insider: MUCC’s 75th Anniversary and Convention Recap. Click here to read all about it!

June 28, 2012 Conservation Insider

Asian Carp Advocacy a Hot Topic at Convention

June 28th, 2012 by MUCC Staff.

MUCC’s 75th Annual Convention was a time to celebrate, but it was also a time to advocate. At the 75th anniversary party and convention, members and delegates took action on Asian Carp by signing hundreds of individual petition cards urging both candidates for President of the United States – Gov. Mitt Romney and President Barack […]

Asian Carp Advocacy a Hot Topic at Convention

MUCC’s 2012 Approved Policy Resolutions

June 27th, 2012 by Amy Trotter.

MUCC 2012 ANNUAL CONVENTION June 22-23, 2011 Lansing Center, Lansing, MI   2012 PASSED RESOLUTIONS (Summaries below; full text and failed resolutions available for download here)   AC060612: NIGHT COYOTE HUNTING— A resolution requesting that MUCC work with the DNR and NRC to change the Wildlife Conservation Code to include coyotes as a species that […]

MUCC’s 2012 Approved Policy Resolutions

MUCC’s 2012 Annual Convention Recap

June 27th, 2012 by Amy Trotter.

MUCC’s membership establishes MUCC’s policies and priorities for the upcoming year at the Annual Convention.  Held at the end of June, MUCC’s Annual Convention was attended this year by 99 voting delegates with more than 325 votes to represent MUCC’s 250+ affiliated clubs and 42,000 members.  Many other MUCC and agency staff, members, and guests […]

MUCC’s 2012 Annual Convention Recap

MUCC Names 2012 Conservation Awards Honorees

June 26th, 2012 by Amy Trotter.

Ken Kelly, Bob’s Gun and Tackle Named Outstanding Conservationists; MNRTF Inducted Into Conservation Hall of Fame FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 25, 2012 Contact:          Erin McDonough (517) 775-9500 LANSING, MI — As part  of its Annual Convention, Michigan United Conservation Clubs celebrated its 75th anniversary with a special event that featured an awards ceremony honoring […]

MUCC Names 2012 Conservation Awards Honorees

MUCC Inducts Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund Into Conservation Hall of Fame

June 26th, 2012 by MUCC Staff.

Historically, MUCC has inducted people into its Conservation Hall of Fame.  This time, in honor of its 75th anniversary, MUCC is inducting an idea.  The idea was the concept of taking a non-renewable resource and using the proceeds from that taking to invest in something that is a renewable resource: public land and the endless […]

MUCC Inducts Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund Into Conservation Hall of Fame

Bob’s Gun and Tackle Shop Named MUCC Outstanding Conservationist

June 26th, 2012 by MUCC Staff.

Michigan United Conservation Clubs is proud to announce that Bob’s Gun and Tackle Shop of Hastings has earned MUCC’s 2012 Outstanding Conservationist Award. MUCC’s Outstanding Conservationist Award to Bob’s Gun and Tackle Shop in Hastings is as much about loyalty as it is about anything else.  Bob’s Gun and Tackle Shop started small – very […]

Bob’s Gun and Tackle Shop Named MUCC Outstanding Conservationist

Ken Kelly of Mag-na-port earns MUCC Outstanding Conservationist Award.

June 26th, 2012 by MUCC Staff.

Michigan United Conservation Clubs is proud to announce Ken Kelly of Mag-na-port as a 2012 recipient of an Outstanding Conservationist Award. As a part of its 75th Anniversary celebration MUCC is pleased to recognize Mr. Ken Kelly with its Outstanding Conservationist Award.  Many of you know of Ken’s family business, Mag-na-port, in Harrison Township, Michigan.  […]

Ken Kelly of Mag-na-port earns MUCC Outstanding Conservationist Award.

RELEASE: MUCC Statement on New DNR Director

June 25th, 2012 by Amy Trotter.

MUCC Urges DNR To Continue Plans for Change Group Welcomes New Director To Position FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 25, 2012 Contact:          Erin McDonough (517) 775-9500 LANSING, MI — Today, Governor Snyder announced that Keith Creagh, former Director of the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development will become the new Director of the Department […]

RELEASE: MUCC Statement on New DNR Director

NRC honors MUCC with Partners in Conservation Award

June 19th, 2012 by Amy Trotter.

The Natural Resources Commission (NRC) presented Michigan United Conservation Clubs (MUCC) with a Partners in Conservation Award at its regular monthly meeting Thursday, June 14, in Lansing. The award honored our 75th anniversary. Department of Natural Resources Director Rodney Stokes recited a litany of contributions MUCC has made to the cause of conservation, including involvement […]

NRC honors MUCC with Partners in Conservation Award

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