Day: August 15, 2011

Can We Bring the Grayling Back to Michigan?

Overfishing and destruction of its habitat have driven the Arctic grayling from its native Upper Michigan waters. But biologists Nancy Auer and Casey Huckins are looking into the possibility of bringing them back. Auer, who is noted for her work with lake sturgeon, and Huckins, whose research focuses on coaster brook trout, are studying the viability of reintroducing Arctic grayling in the Big Manistee River watershed… [read more]

CBS Detroit has picked up this story: Michigan Tech Profs Aim To Bring Back The Grayling