Friday, 05 September 2014 14:39
Hunters 15 years of age and younger will have Utah's marshes — and the ducks and geese that go with them — all to themselves on Sept. 20. That's the day Utah hosts its annual Youth Waterfowl Hunt. And this year, even young people who haven't completed a Hunter Education course can participate through a new program offered in Utah.
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Friday, 05 September 2014 14:33
Utah's youth chukar and partridge hunts will see some exciting changes this fall. This year, the youth hunts will be longer. In the past, the youth chukar and gray partridge hunts ran for only one day. This fall, the hunts will run for three days: Sept. 20–22, 2014.
Friday, 05 September 2014 14:29
You can see hundreds of bright red salmon — and possibly other wildlife, too — at the annual Kokanee Salmon Viewing Day. The free event will be held Sept. 20 at the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) visitor center at Strawberry Reservoir.
Friday, 05 September 2014 14:27
If you visit Sheep Creek to see kokanee salmon on Sept. 20, make sure and bring binoculars or a spotting scope with you. You might see some bighorn sheep too!
Thursday, 28 August 2014 14:46
If you're new to duck and goose hunting — or you've never hunted ducks and geese before — an upcoming series of hunting fairs, seminars and clinics are something you won't want to miss.
Friday, 29 August 2014 10:21
Tuesday, 26 August 2014 13:20
Twenty years of hard work were rewarded recently. On Aug. 25, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced that least chub — a tiny fish found only in Utah — is doing well enough that it doesn't need to be listed on the federal Endangered Species list.
Thursday, 28 August 2014 15:17
Utah's new Trial Hunting program started in early August. The program allows a licensed hunter, who must be at least 21 years old, to take someone 12 years of age or older hunting.
Thursday, 21 August 2014 13:43
If it's been awhile since you hunted cottontail rabbits, this fall might be the perfect time to pick up a shotgun or a small-caliber rifle and head afield. Rabbit numbers are the highest they've been in five years.
Thursday, 28 August 2014 14:54
Hunters and trappers will have a chance to take more bobcats in Utah this fall. At their Aug. 28 meeting, members of the Utah Wildlife Board approved a recommendation to allow an individual hunter or trapper to obtain up to six bobcat permits.
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