• Don't Pick Poison: When Gathering Mushrooms for Food in Michigan

    Published on November 10, 2015
    The ultimate decision whether to eat a wild mushroom is yours. MSU, the Michigan Department of Public Health, the authors of the publication and those contributing to the subject assume no responsibility for the safety or well-being of mushroom collectors.

  • Identifying Trees of Michigan

    Published on November 10, 2015
    Forests are an important feature of the Michigan landscape. Nearly 18 million acres or essentially 50 percent of the land area of the state are occupied by forest vegetation.

  • May is Morel Month in Michigan

    Published on November 10, 2015
    Don't go into the woods without this priceless help in identifying edible morels and those not recommended for eating. Michigan is famous for its morel lands and this booklet will help you identify safe morels and the 8 species unsafe for eating.

  • Considering Aquatic Ecosystems: The Basis for Michigan's Water Withdrawal Assessment Proc.(WQ60)

    Published on November 9, 2015
    In 2008, the Michigan Legislature enacted historic new laws to manage large quantity water withdrawals using hydrologic and ecological sciences as the framework for policy development.

  • Exotic Forest Pests: Let's Keep Them Out of Michigan (CANR559)

    Published on November 9, 2015
    By being alert you can help keep these damaging pests from invading our state.

  • Forest Types of Michigan: Red Pine

    Published on November 4, 2015
    Red Pine describes the composition, distribution and ecology of red pine forests, and highlights management, forest health and wildlife habitat issues.

  • Forest Types of Michigan: Swamp Conifer

    Published on November 4, 2015
    Swamp Conifer describes the composition, distribution and ecology of swamp conifer forests, and highlights management, forest health and wildlife habitat issues.

  • Forest Types of Michigan: Northern White-Cedar

    Published on November 4, 2015
    Northern White-Cedar describes the composition, distribution and ecology of northern white-cedar forests, and highlights management, forest health and wildlife habitat issues.

  • Forest Types of Michigan: Swamp Hardwood

    Published on November 4, 2015
    Swamp Hardwood describes the composition, distribution and ecology of swamp hardwood forests, and highlights management, forest health and wildlife habitat issues.

  • Forest Types of Michigan: Oak-Hickory

    Published on November 4, 2015
    Oak-Hickory describes the composition, distribution and ecology of oak-hickory forests, and highlights management, forest health and wildlife habitat issues.