Michigan Fresh


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With the variety of exhibits and events, the Detroit Zoo has become a destination for Michiganders all across our state, offering unique special events year round. 

Pictured Rocks National Park

Michigan boasts 357,000 acres of state park land, open to various outdoor recreation activities.

According to Michigan.gov, those thousands of acres include 103 state parks and recreation areas, 140 state forest campgrounds, with 257,155 acres of that land open to hunting. All enjoyed by approximately 30 million visitors a year.

Animal Actors and Michigan Wranglers

The state of Michigan is home to thespians both the two and four-legged type. In 2008, the Michigan Film Incentive (MFI) took effect. This created more opportunities for human actors and critters as well. Here is a peek at our animal actors and the local agencies that look after them.