Tuesday, 07 December 2010 15:57
After a trapper sets a trap to catch a coyote, when should he be required to visit the trap again to see if he caught anything? That's a question you can help answer at a series of public meetings.
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Friday, 03 December 2010 10:52
In 2011, Utah's general buck deer hunt will run very much like it did in 2010—except that the rifle buck deer hunt will run for nine days. While the changes for 2011 are relatively small, the changes for 2012 are huge.
Friday, 03 December 2010 10:48
Applications to hunt turkeys during Utah's limited-entry hunt will be accepted starting Dec. 9, 2010. Permits for Utah's general statewide hunt go on sale Feb. 24, 2011.
Friday, 03 December 2010 10:46
The Hardware Ranch Wildlife Management Area winter elk viewing season begins Dec. 17, 2010. During the winter season, you can take a sleigh ride that gets you close to as many as 600 wild elk.
Friday, 03 December 2010 10:44
Looking for that perfect gift for the angler or hunter on your Christmas list? If so, a Utah fishing or hunting license might be the answer. These licenses are a gift that keeps giving through the year—and they're easy to buy!
Monday, 29 November 2010 08:22
After a series of public meetings, the state's Regional Advisory Councils are split over which deer hunting option they prefer. The Utah Wildlife Board will make the final decision when it meets in Salt Lake City on Dec. 2. The meeting is open to the public, and you're invited and encouraged to attend.
Monday, 29 November 2010 08:20
A new plan that will guide how black bears are managed in Utah for the next 12 years is available for review. After you've reviewed the plan, you can let your Regional Advisory Council members know your thoughts by attending your upcoming RAC meeting or by sending an e-mail to them.
Monday, 29 November 2010 08:16
By all indications, black bears in Utah are doing well. And that means hunters might have a few more chances to hunt bears in 2011.
Thursday, 18 November 2010 16:19
Early December is the perfect time to see Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep. It's the time of year when rams of equal size charge into each other, slamming their horns together in a spectacular head-butting ritual. That's why Stettler and other Division staff have chosen Dec. 3 and 4 as the dates for this year's Bighorn Sheep Watch.
Thursday, 04 November 2010 10:58
In two to three weeks, there could be 40,000 swans in Utah's marshes. That is an indication that the fall migration of tundra swans through Utah is underway and—if you drew a swan hunting permit for this year—it might be a good time to grab your gun and head to the marsh.
Thursday, 04 November 2010 09:52
On Saturday, Nov. 13, 2010, the Willard Bay Wildlife Management Area (WMA) will be closed to general public access to accommodate the annual one-day youth pheasant hunt.
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