Thursday, 27 June 2013 16:16
It's hard to believe, but the start of Utah's general archery deer and elk hunts is only about seven weeks away. Both the archery deer and elk hunts start Aug. 17.
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Thursday, 27 June 2013 16:08
If you're a young hunter who likes to hunt deer with a bow and arrow, but you don't have a permit to hunt in Utah this fall, you're in luck: Archery permits for young hunters go on sale July 11.
Thursday, 20 June 2013 15:16
More than 29,000 permits to hunt bull elk with a rifle or muzzleloader in Utah will go on sale at 8 a.m. on June 27. General archery elk permits will also go on sale June 27. General archery elk permits are not limited in number, though, so there's no rush to get one.
Thursday, 20 June 2013 14:52
If you're looking for a good place to fish over the July 4 holiday, Drew Cushing has some advice about waters you should try. Cushing, warm water sport fisheries coordinator for the Division of Wildlife Resources, says fishing should be "hot" at the following waters:
Friday, 14 June 2013 14:55
Seeing a rattlesnake in your yard or in the wild can be a frightening experience. But it doesn't have to be. If you respect the snake and give it some space, there's almost no chance you'll have a negative encounter with it.
Tuesday, 18 June 2013 13:20
Utah DWR personnel recently teamed up with several oil and gas companies to install pipe fencing along portions of the Tabby Mountain Wildlife Management Area. The fence is designed to help regulate livestock and human use while allowing safe crossing by wildlife.
Friday, 14 June 2013 14:51
Some of the best fishing you'll find in Utah might be only 15 minutes from your home. Utah is home to 49 community fishing waters. Most of the waters are found in cities along the Wasatch Front (from Logan to Santaquin). Several ponds are also found in and near Cedar City and St. George.
Tuesday, 18 June 2013 13:12
The Utah DWR has teamed up with Anadarko to give pronghorns south of Vernal some new water sources. The partnership has resulted in establishment of 12 new guzzlers, which provide water to animals in these parched lands.
Friday, 14 June 2013 14:49
If you're a young person, some special hunting opportunities are waiting for you in Utah this fall. If you'd like to participate, but you haven't completed Utah's Hunter Education course, don't wait — make sure you complete the course soon
Monday, 17 June 2013 15:36
On Saturday, June 22, the Division of Wildlife Resources will sponsor a Family Fishing Day at the Gigliotti Pond in Helper from 9 a.m. until noon. The event is free and the general public is invited to participate.
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