Wednesday, 08 October 2014 09:50
On September 1, 2014, concerned citizens reported two dead fawn deer to the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources. An investigation at the scene revealed that both fawns had been shot and left to waste.
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Friday, 03 October 2014 10:18
As the start of Utah's most popular hunt — the rifle buck deer hunt — draws closer, biologists with the Division of Wildlife Resources have good news to share: in almost every area of the state, the number of buck deer will be similar to, or better, than it was last fall.
Friday, 03 October 2014 09:04
Utah's most popular hunt — the general rifle buck deer hunt — begins Oct. 18. If you're one of the lucky hunters who has a permit for the hunt, getting prepared now — by gathering materials and gaining knowledge — is the key to a safe and successful experience.
Thursday, 02 October 2014 12:48
To encourage anglers to keep more fish, the Wildlife Board recently approved several rule changes for the 2015 season. The changes take effect Jan. 1, 2015.
Thursday, 25 September 2014 11:54
The number of hunt units in Utah, on which you can take a cow elk while you're hunting for an animal with antlers, keeps climbing. This fall, wildlife biologists have identified 12 areas in Utah where more cow elk need to be taken.
Wednesday, 01 October 2014 10:14
How do you save an endangered California condor? Provide it with a clean and healthy food source. That's exactly what hunters in Utah and Arizona have been trying to do over the past few years. And it looks like their voluntary efforts might be paying off.
Friday, 19 September 2014 14:37
Utah's general waterfowl hunt starts at 6:58 a.m. on Oct. 4, 2014. The number of Canada geese produced in Utah is the second highest in the past 10 years. And duck hunters can expect plenty of birds to migrate through the state.
Monday, 29 September 2014 14:39
Oct. 11, 12 or 13 might be the best time this fall to take a young person pheasant or quail hunting in Utah. The state will host its annual youth pheasant and quail hunt on those days. Those who are 17 years of age or younger will have Utah's pheasants and quail all to themselves.
Tuesday, 16 September 2014 12:51
There's good news about Utah's general partridge hunt, which starts Sept. 27, 2014 and runs until Feb. 15, 2015. The number of chukar partridge in Utah keeps climbing. And the number of gray partridge is the best it's been in Utah in several years.
Thursday, 25 September 2014 11:55
If you want to hunt cougars on a limited-entry unit in Utah, you need to get your application in soon. Applications for hunting permits will be accepted until 11 p.m. on Oct. 9, 2014.
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