4 Michigan Legislators Demand DNR Restore Commercial Fishing Licenses

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Four Michigan State legislators demand the restoration of commercial fishing licenses for 13 fisher operations left in Michigan.

Michigan DNR Shuts Down Commercial Fishing in 2021

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The Michigan Fish Producers Association representing the few commercial fishermen that remain in Michigan is suing the state’s Department of Natural Resources over changes to industry rules. Commercial fishermen were informed by the Michigan DNR that the agency did not renew commercial fishing licenses for 2021.