Friday, 11 April 2014 11:31
A chance to experience the thrill of hunting a strutting, gobbling tom turkey is almost here. Utah's general statewide turkey hunt starts April 25 for those who were 15 years of age or younger on Jan. 23. On April 28, the hunt opens to hunters of all ages.
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Friday, 11 April 2014 11:11
Do the birds, plants and wetlands around Great Salt Lake interest you? Would you like to learn more about them and then share what you learn with others? If you answered yes, the Robert N. Hasenyager Great Salt Lake Nature Center wants you as a volunteer naturalist.
Friday, 04 April 2014 11:07
Colorful flowers and warmer weather aren't the only signs spring is here: So are mountain goats at the mouth of Little Cottonwood Canyon. You can see and learn more about the goats at a free wildlife-viewing event on April 19, 2014.
Friday, 04 April 2014 11:05
You'll have to get up early, but if you do, you'll see something few people have ever seen — male sage grouse strutting and vocalizing on a historic breeding ground. The Division of Wildlife Resources and the Wild About Birds Nature Center will sponsor the free field trip.
Tuesday, 25 March 2014 12:30
You can help conserve wildlife in Utah, and make this fall's pheasant hunt better, by adopting pheasant chicks, raising the birds, and then releasing them into the wild. In mid May, the Division of Wildlife Resources will obtain 2,500 to 3,000 pheasant chicks, both roosters and hens. The chicks will be only one day old when the DWR obtains them from a commercial bird grower.
Thursday, 27 March 2014 14:21
How many hunters will be hunting big game animals in Utah this fall? You can get an early idea by reviewing recommendations from Division of Wildlife Resources biologists. As he shared the proposals, DWR Big Game Coordinator Justin Shannon also shared some exciting news about Utah's deer herds.
Friday, 21 March 2014 14:19
Effective immediately, boats leaving Sand Hollow State Park do not need to be decontaminated for invasive species. Located in Hurricane, Sand Hollow State Park is a popular destination for boaters and anglers.
Thursday, 27 March 2014 14:00
If you're a deadeye looking for a challenge, you won't want to miss the upcoming 3-Gun Shoot competition. The event will be held at the Green River Shooting Sports Park, east of town, on April 12. It starts at 10 a.m.
Friday, 21 March 2014 14:18
A couple weeks of warm weather and howling winds have changed the face of reservoirs in the lower elevations of the Uinta Basin. This is good news for anglers. Ice off usually brings a few of weeks of great fishing — especially for larger fish.
Thursday, 27 March 2014 13:55
Spring is an excellent time to fish for trout in southern Utah. As the water warms in the spring, fish become more active. They'll often go on a "feeding binge" of sorts, trying to make up for a lack of food during the winter months.
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