Hunting and Trapping


Hunting and Trapping opportunities are offered on site. Check out the details below:


Archery Deer Hunting

MCWMS allows 300 permits for archery deer hunting on the land treatment site for a charge of $25. Fees are waived for Veterans and Active Duty military with DD-214 or Military ID

For rules, map and permit application Click HERE:



Managed Waterfowl Hunt

The Michigan DNR through the local State Game Area, has managed a waterfowl hunt at the Wastewater plant during mid- October through mid-December since 1979. Interested parties should contact the local office at 231-788-5055 or email Nik Kalejs




Trapping is permitted by lottery, primarily to protect the System dikes and ditches from erosion. Click HERE: for trapping rules and map.