August 28, 2015, 4:10 pm
You can learn the basics of duck and goose hunting at two upcoming clinics on Sept. 12. The clinics are free and will take place in Salina and at the Desert Lake WMA.
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August 28, 2015, 4:09 pm
You can get close to bats at a free "Meet the Bats Night." The event will be held the evening of Sept. 5 at the Nash Wash Wildlife Management Area east of Green River.
August 24, 2015, 2:42 pm
Hunting for three upland game species — cottontail rabbit, snowshoe hare and forest grouse — should be the best it's been in Utah in 10 years. And the mourning dove hunt should be really good too.
August 21, 2015, 11:54 am
If you'd like to take up bird hunting, but you don't feel you have the confidence and knowledge you need to give it a try, the Division of Wildlife Resources has the answer: the Bird Hunting for Beginners clinic in Logan on Aug. 28.
July 31, 2015, 1:52 pm
Utah's general archery buck deer hunt starts Aug. 15, and biologists with the Division of Wildlife Resources say the hunt should be a good one. The overall number of deer in the state is the highest it's been since the early 1990s. If you have a permit for this year's general archery buck deer hunt, plenty of bucks and lots of water are waiting for you.
August 13, 2015, 2:22 pm
If you haven't obtained an archery big game hunting permit yet, no problem — there's still a chance to hunt in Utah this fall. Permits for Utah's general archery bull elk hunt are not limited in number. You can get one anytime between now and the end of the extended archery elk hunt on Dec. 15.
July 31, 2015, 1:49 pm
Summer is an important time to catch and release fish properly. Proper catch and release is especially important when temperatures are reaching the hottest they'll be all year. Following a few simple rules will greatly increase the chance that fish survive after you release them.
August 13, 2015, 2:13 pm
Applications to hunt tundra swans in Utah this fall will be accepted starting Aug. 25. You might want to apply as close to Aug. 25 as possible — the application period isn't very long. To be included in the draw for permits, applications must be received no later than 11 p.m. on Sept. 3.
July 23, 2015, 10:32 am
You could see as many as 100 mountain goats on Aug. 8. And you might not need binoculars. On that day, the Division of Wildlife Resources will host its annual Goat Watch on the Tushar Mountains east of Beaver.
August 6, 2015, 1:27 pm
Utah's general archery buck deer and elk hunts kick off Aug. 15, 2015. Archers can stay safe during this year's archery hunts by following a few, simple rules.
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