Thursday, 08 September 2011 12:32
The parasite that causes whirling disease has been found in four rainbow trout taken from the Green River below Flaming Gorge dam. Fortunately, Division of Wildlife Resources fish pathologists and biologists don't expect the parasite will affect fish populations in the Green River to any great degree.
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Thursday, 01 September 2011 15:56
Starting Sept. 6, 2011 Utah state government offices—including six offices ran by the Division of Wildlife Resources—will be open five days a week. (The offices will be closed on Sept. 5 for the Labor Day holiday.)
Thursday, 11 August 2011 14:27
Thousands upon thousands of fat rainbow trout are waiting for you at Deer Creek Reservoir, and it won't cost you much in gasoline money to give Deer Creek a try. Located just southwest of Heber City, the reservoir is less than 20 miles from Provo.
Thursday, 11 August 2011 14:14
Jim Karpowitz, director of the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, recently received the prestigious Phillip W. Schneider Lifetime Achievement Award.
Wednesday, 29 June 2011 11:29
To show its appreciation for the sacrifice you've made, the Division of Wildlife Resources is offering discounted fishing licenses to Utah veterans who have disabilities.
Friday, 05 August 2011 15:44
The Tushar Mountain range offers great opportunities to catch fish and beat the heat during August. The reservoirs range from Little Reservoir, at an elevation of 7,300 feet, to Labaron Reservoir, at almost 10,000 feet.
Thursday, 23 June 2011 10:44
It's tough being a ferruginous hawk in the Uinta Basin. Fortunately, four private and public entities have teamed up to give the birds some help.
Friday, 05 August 2011 15:17
The Springville Fish Hatchery was officially opened for raising fish Thursday, August 4. The hatchery closed in April 2005 when whirling disease was detected in some of the fish.
Thursday, 23 June 2011 10:43
Ron Stewart, a conservation outreach manager with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, says watching birds this time of year is like watching a magic show. "It has all the ingredients," he says, "bright colors, flashy costumes, exaggerated movements and a multitude of sounds to distract your attention away from the real action that's taking place before you."
Wednesday, 13 July 2011 15:50
Utah's Upland Game & Turkey Guidebook for the 2011–2012 hunting season is now available.
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