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RELEASE: MUCC on Changes at the Natural Resources Commission

December 13th, 2012 by Amy Trotter.

MUCC Thanks Outgoing NRC Chairman for his Commitment to Youth and Conservation FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 13, 2012 Contact:          Erin McDonough (517) 775-9500 LANSING, MI — Today, Governor Snyder announced that Natural Resources Commission (NRC) Chairman Tim Nichols will be stepping down from his position and Commissioner J.R. Richardson from Ontonagon will be taking […]

RELEASE: MUCC on Changes at the Natural Resources Commission

RELEASE: MUCC: Court Ruling An Attack On Shooting Range Rights

July 26th, 2012 by MUCC Staff.

MUCC: Court Ruling is Attack on Shooting Range Rights   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, July 26, 2012 Contact:         Kent Wood – (517) 346-6462             LANSING, MI — Michigan citizens have the statutory right to operate a shooting range without fear of nuisance lawsuits. That right was granted under protections established in 1989 with the passage of […]

RELEASE: MUCC: Court Ruling An Attack On Shooting Range Rights

MUCC Statement on Land Cap Bill Signing

July 3rd, 2012 by Amy Trotter.

MUCC: Land Cap Bill Follow-Through Expected Group Receives Commitment From Gov. Snyder That Management Strategy Will Be Completed, Implemented and Cap Lifted FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 3, 2012 Contact:          Erin McDonough (517) 775-9500 Kent Wood – (231) 883-4374 LANSING, MI — Michigan United Conservation Clubs (MUCC) today thanks Governor Rick Snyder for committing to […]

MUCC Statement on Land Cap Bill Signing

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

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

RELEASE: Final Land Cap Bill Falls Short

June 15th, 2012 by Amy Trotter.

Last-minute amendments undo months of sound, sensible work FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 15, 2012 Contact: Kent Wood (517) 346-6462 Erin McDonough (517) 775-9500 LANSING, MI –Michigan United Conservation Clubs was disappointed to see political wrangling undo months of solid, productive work on an issue of great importance to many Michigan residents: Public land policy. Senate […]

RELEASE: Final Land Cap Bill Falls Short

MUCC says “Camo” is the True Color of Earth Day

April 20th, 2012 by Amy Trotter.

Since 1937, the hunters, anglers, and trappers of MUCC have celebrated Earth Day every day Sunday is Earth Day. On the annual holiday, Michigan United Conservation Clubs (MUCC) will once again remind Michigan that for the hunters, anglers and trappers, every day is Earth Day. “Not only are sportsmen and women the original conservationists, we […]

MUCC says “Camo” is the True Color of Earth Day

MUCC Celebrates Approval of Mentored Youth Hunting Program

February 10th, 2012 by Amy Trotter.

On March 1, 2011, Michigan United Conservation Clubs organized a sportsmen’s rally at the Capitol in Lansing. The primary topic of conversation was passage of the MUCC-led Hunter Heritage legislation that would create a mentored youth hunting program and eliminate Michigan’s arbitrary minimum hunting age. Exactly one year to the day after that rally, the […]

MUCC Celebrates Approval of Mentored Youth Hunting Program

Hunters’ Rights Protected in Huron-Manistee Case

January 31st, 2012 by Amy Trotter.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 31, 2012 Contact: Amy Trotter (517) 331-1909 Erin McDonough (517) 775-9500 LANSING, MI — On September 29, 2010, Kurt Meister, a southeast Michigan attorney won a case against the USDA Forest Service claiming that his right to enjoy public lands in Michigan were being infringed upon by noisy firearms hunters and […]

Hunters’ Rights Protected in Huron-Manistee Case

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