April 24, 2013, 11:30 am
Governor Gary R. Herbert today announced the completion of a conservation plan to preserve greater sage grouse in Utah. The plan will protect more than 90 percent of Utah's greater sage grouse through incentive-based provisions on private and school trust lands, and through reasonable regulation by federal agencies that manage land in Utah.
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April 12, 2013, 10:00 am
As the weather warms and the ice melts, the hearts of many anglers in Utah are beating a little harder. They know that months of fishing adventures — on open water across Utah — is almost here. To help you get the most from your fishing trips in 2013, Drew Cushing, warm water sport fisheries coordinator for the Division of Wildlife Resources, provides suggestions for can't-miss waters in Utah.
April 12, 2013, 9:55 am
Right now is the best chance you'll have all year to catch a big northern pike at Yuba Reservoir. During an eight-hour population survey, Division of Wildlife Resources biologists netted more than 100 northern pike.
March 29, 2013, 3:36 pm
What do motorists on the west side of the Salt Lake Valley have in common with school children and wildlife in Utah? All three will benefit from a recent land exchange.
March 22, 2013, 3:11 pm
Right now is a great time to dust off your fishing gear and head to your favorite lake or reservoir in southwestern Utah. Some great early-spring fishing is waiting for you.
March 29, 2013, 2:58 pm
If your Easter weekend plans include boating on Lake Powell, you'll have to decontaminate your boat before you leave the lake.
March 22, 2013, 3:09 pm
A week of warm weather and a howling windstorm have changed the face of reservoirs in the lower elevations of the Uinta Basin. The reservoirs have gone from an ice- and snow-covered shade of white to sprinkles of blue to large expanses of blue open water, which means a couple of weeks of great fishing for larger fish are about to begin.
March 29, 2013, 12:35 pm
The ice is receding from the shoreline at many low-elevation waters in southeastern Utah. And that means some of the best trout fishing you'll find from the shore all year is about to begin.
March 15, 2013, 9:26 am
As the weather gets warmer, hungry fish in northern Utah — trapped under a layer of ice all winter long — are getting more active. And so are anglers. They're getting their fishing gear ready to fish open water during that magical, early-spring period called ice off.
March 22, 2013, 3:12 pm
If you like to catch trout from the shore, pay attention to Utah's fishing reports — some of the best shore fishing of the year is about to begin.
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