January 23, 2015, 11:05 am
Putting your bait or lure at the depth the fish are — and then not moving it much — are the keys to catching fish through the ice. Part three of our ice fishing series will help you catch fish through the ice using the simple equipment mentioned in this story.
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February 26, 2015, 10:59 am
Your chance to join one of Utah’s wildlife advisory councils is almost over. Several positions will soon be open on Utah's five wildlife Regional Advisory Councils (RACs).
January 23, 2015, 10:58 am
The 2015 St. George Winter Bird Festival will be held Jan. 29–31. The festival is your chance to see more than 100 species of birds in southern Utah's red rock country.
January 15, 2015, 3:14 pm
You don't need a lot of fancy equipment to catch fish through the ice in Utah. In the second in a four-part series providing tips to beginning ice anglers, we'll focus on the basic equipment you'll need to get started.
January 6, 2015, 12:52 pm
At a meeting on Jan. 5, members of the Utah Wildlife Board approved some new hunting opportunities in Utah. The new opportunities are hoped to reduce incidents of black bears coming into conflict with people and livestock in 2015.
January 15, 2015, 2:32 pm
Due to rapidly deteriorating ice conditions and warmer weather forecasted over the next several days, the 2015 Burbot Bash has been cancelled.
December 29, 2014, 2:27 pm
A coyote hunter accidentally shot and killed a radio-collared northern gray wolf near Beaver on Dec. 28. As soon as the hunter realized the animal he killed wasn't a coyote, he contacted the Division of Wildlife Resources.
January 15, 2015, 9:50 am
Starting immediately, you must decontaminate your boat before you leave Deer Creek Reservoir in north-central Utah. The requirement comes after DNA tests conducted by two laboratories found microscopic juvenile quagga mussels — called veligers — in a water sample taken at the reservoir.
December 29, 2014, 10:51 am
Wild elk are in the meadow at the Hardware Ranch Wildlife Management Area. That means for the first time this winter, you can take a horse-drawn wagon ride through the middle of the herd. On Dec. 27, Marni Lee, assistant manager at the Hardware Ranch WMA, said cold weather had pushed about 400 elk into the meadow.
January 8, 2015, 3:09 pm
January and February don't have to be dreary months. Visiting a frozen pond, reservoir or lake can brighten your day in a flash. That's right — those "crazy" people you see standing on the ice, at waters across Utah, aren't so crazy after all. They've found a fun way to get outside, breathe some fresh air and catch lots of fish.
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