Mule deer

What the DWR does to help Utah's deer

Find out more about mule deer and what the DWR is doing to help them.

Working to help Utah's deer herds

Multi-year, multi-pronged efforts are top priorities for the Division of Wildlife Resources. — Read more.

Utah's Watershed Restoration Initiative

Utah's Watershed Restoration Initiative is an effort between the DWR and other state and federal agencies. The initiative is committed to finding and implementing solutions to problems facing Utah's landscapes. Many millions of dollars are being spent on many thousands of acres of Utah land to improve wildlife habitat. The work being done today will pay big dividends down the road for Utah's mule deer.

More about the Watershed Restoration Initiative — (PDF format)
Investing in the Future of Utah╩╝s Wildlife — (PDF format)

Mule deer facts & information

Mule deer management plans

The Western Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA)

Deer-related Wildlife Board meetings

You can listen to Utah Wildlife Board meetings about deer hunting (typically April or May and December).

A program to control coyotes and other predators

Antler gathering ethics course