Michigan Department of Natural Resources

Monarch Butterfly
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Public comment is being sought on a draft of a conservation plan expected to help reverse eastern monarch butterfly population declines.

Fayette Historic State Park
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Firefighters have conducted a prescribed burn at Fayette Historic State Park in Michigan's Upper Peninsula with the aim of helping return the area to how it looked in the 1800s.

Trail
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Michigan officials say a significant portion of Island Lake State Recreation Area will be restored under a deal to eventually clean up a former mining site.