Michigan regulators release 5-year fisheries management plan - WNEM TV 5

Michigan regulators release 5-year fisheries management plan

Posted: Updated:
Stock photo Stock photo
LANSING, MI (AP) -

Michigan regulators have released a 5-year plan to guide fisheries management.

The state Department of Natural Resources says the plan seeks to continue implementing a vision for protecting, managing and improving aquatic resources that was spelled out in a previous blueprint.

Fisheries chief Jim Dexter says its goals include ensuring healthy aquatic ecosystems and sustainable fisheries; promoting effective communication, outreach and education; and improving strategic resource partnerships.

Other priorities are developing assessment and decision support tools and encouraging efficient division operations.

Copyright 2018 Associated Press. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly
WNEM
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2018, WNEM; Saginaw, MI. (A Meredith Corporation Station) . All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.