DNR Segments from Q1 Buck Pole

Covering a variety of DNR initiatives and other natural resources topics of interest, the following short video segments appeared on the 2010-2012 seasons of the Q1 Buck Pole television show.  More Q1 Buck Pole content can be found on YouTube.

2012 DNR Report All Poaching (RAP)Line Use (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to Dean Molnar, DNR assistant chief of law enforcement division, about when citizens should contact a conservation officer through the RAP line.

2012 Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease (EHD)with DNR Wildlife Chief Russ Mason (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to Russ Mason, DNR chief of wildlife division, about expectations and updates about EHD in Michigan's deer population.

2012 DNR and Sportsmen Against Hunger (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to Ray Rustem, DNR marketing and outreach assistant to the chief, about how hunters can get involved in donating their deer to the Sportsment Against Hunger Program that serves families in need.

2012 The History of the DNR (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to Kevin Frailey, DNR education services manager, about the then and now in conservation trends of the DNR.

2012 Interview with DNR Director Creagh (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to the DNR Director Keith Creagh about the department's current and future priorities.

2012 EHD-Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease Discussion with a DNR Pathologist(a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to Tom Cooley, DNR biologist and wildlife pathologist, about the identification of EHD in a harvested deer.

2010 Deer Harvest and Harvest Surveys (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to Brian Frawley, DNR wildlife biologist and survey coordinator, about preliminary harvest results for the 2010 deer season and the importance of hunters participating in harvest surveys.

2010 Regional Deer Regulations (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to DNR Deer and Elk Program Leader Brent Rudolph on different deer hunting regulations in various regions of the state.

Bald Mountain Shooting Range (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to Bald Mountain Shooting Range Operator Pat Lieske and Range Manager Vince Lori about what the state-owned shooting range has to offer - including a 14-station sporting clays course - and what visitors can expect.

Becoming a Conservation Officer (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to Conservation Officer Jeff Goss about how to become a conservation officer.

Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks about the Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) program - which teaches women the outdoor skills needed to enjoy activities like hunting, fishing, shooting sports, canoeing and more - with Sue Tabor, state director for BOW.

Deer Management Plan (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks about Michigan's Deer Management Plan with DNR Deer and Elk Program Leader Brent Rudolph.

Ethical Hunting (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to DNR Conservation Officer Mark Papineau about ethical hunting and poaching, including how to report suspected poaching and penalties for violating natural resources regulations.

How to Age a Deer (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to DNR biologist Tom Cooley about how to determine a deer's age.

Hunter Education and Youth Hunting (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to DNR Conservation Officer Brandon Kieft about hunter safety classes, who needs to take hunter education, youth hunting regulations and apprentice hunting licenses.

Hunting Laws and Violations (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to DNR Conservation Officers Brandon Kieft and Mark Papineau about commonly violated hunting-related regulations.

Ortonville Shooting Range (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to Charlie Brauer, chief range officer at the Ortonville Shooting Range. The segment details what the state-owned shooting range has to offer - including a 3D archery course - and what visitors can expect.

Pure Michigan Hunt (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to DNR Wildlife Division Chief Russ Mason about the Pure Michigan Hunt, a unique multi-species hunting opportunity that includes elk, bear, spring and fall wild turkey and antlerless deer.

Recreation Passport and Hunting in State Parks (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart discusses the Recreation Passport and hunting opportunities in state parks and recreation areas with Sleepy Hollow State Park Director Tim Machowicz and MSU Professor Chuck Nelson.

Report All Poaching (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, taped in the Report All Poaching (RAP) Call Center, host Tim Hart talks to RAP staffer Dominique Clemente about how the RAP program works and what happens when people report suspected violations of natural resources regulations.

Trapping (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart discusses trapping in Michigan - including kinds of traps and trapping regulations - with conservation officer Brad Brewer.

Wildlife Disease Lab and Chronic Wasting Disease (a Q1 Buck Pole production)
Part of a series of segments about the Michigan Department of Natural Resources on the Q1 Buck Pole TV show. In this installment, host Tim Hart talks to DNR biologist Tom Cooley and lab technician Julie Melotti about diagnostic testing performed at the DNR Wildlife Disease Lab and Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD).