October 24, 2016, 2:35 pm
If it's been years since you hunted pheasants, it's time to grab your gun and head afield. More than 10,000 pheasants will be released on 56 public hunting areas during Utah's upcoming pheasant hunt.
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October 20, 2016, 11:51 am
With most of Utah's hunting seasons in full swing, wildlife officers are asking hunters and anglers — and others who are in the outdoors too — to watch for illegal hunting activities. That includes hunters shooting animals but not retrieving them, shooting that occurs after dark or any activity that seems suspicious.
October 14, 2016, 11:08 am
As Utah's general rifle buck deer hunt approaches, the Utah Division of Wildlife has some encouraging news to share. The Division has also launched a new website that could help you get ready for the hunt.
October 14, 2016, 10:59 am
Starting Oct. 26, you can apply for next year's most prized Utah big game hunting permits — 2017 sportsman permits. Sportsman permit usually have longer season dates and let you hunt on almost any unit in Utah.
October 14, 2016, 10:46 am
Utah's most popular hunt — the general rifle buck deer hunt — begins Oct. 22, 2016. Getting prepared now — by gathering materials and gaining knowledge — is the key to a safe and successful experience.
October 7, 2016, 10:50 am
The Division of Wildlife Resources is seeking input from the public about the fishery at Scofield Reservoir and the opportunities anglers would like to see there. You can provide your feedback through an online survey that will be available until Nov. 1.
October 4, 2016, 4:37 pm
Oct. 15, 16 or 17 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 were 17 years of age or younger on July 31, 2016 will have Utah's pheasants and quail all to themselves.
September 30, 2016, 11:38 am
Starting in 2017, Utah will no longer be the only state in the West that does not allow corn to be used for bait. At their Sept. 29 meeting, members of the Utah Wildlife Board — a panel of seven citizens appointed by the governor — approved a Division of Wildlife Resources recommendation to start a two-year pilot study focused on the use of corn as bait.
September 30, 2016, 11:35 am
Getting outdoors is one of the safest and most enjoyable experiences you can have. But, for some women, the thought of getting outdoors on their own creates some anxiety. You can overcome some of that nervousness by attending hand-to-hand combat and self defense training on Oct. 17 and 18 in Cedar City.
September 29, 2016, 5:00 am
You can watch the September 29, 2016 Utah Wildlife Board meeting.
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