Department of Natural Resources Michigan's Great Lakes Office Moved To Different Department By Associated Press • Oct 31, 2017 Jeff Schmaltz / NASA/GSFC Gov. Rick Snyder is moving Michigan's Office of the Great Lakes from the state Department of Environmental Quality to the Department of Natural Resources. Montcalm County Deer May Have Had Chronic Wasting Disease By Associated Press • Oct 2, 2017 pixabay Wildlife regulators say a doe killed in Montcalm County during Michigan's youth deer hunting season probably had chronic wasting disease. DNR: Invasive Japanese Stiltgrass Found In Michigan By Associated Press • Sep 2, 2017 Michigan.gov The state Department of Natural Resources says an invasive grass from Asia has been found in Michigan for first time. New Rules: Only Some Deer Parts Can Be Brought Into Michigan By Associated Press • Aug 28, 2017 pixabay If you're a hunter who shoots deer or related animals in other states, be advised that there are new rules about bringing their parts into Michigan.