August 19, 2016, 4:02 pm
Scanning through Utah's latest waterfowl guidebook is a great way to start preparing for the upcoming waterfowl hunt. You can download a copy of the free 2016–2017 Utah Waterfowl Guidebook on our website. Copies are also available from Division of Wildlife Resources offices and businesses that sell Utah hunting licenses.
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August 16, 2016, 7:33 am
This is an archived version of the August 16, 2016 Utah Wildlife Board meeting that was originally webcast live.
August 12, 2016, 12:39 pm
Utah's general archery buck deer and archery elk hunts kick off Aug. 20. Kirk Smith, Hunter Education coordinator for the Division of Wildlife Resources, says every year, he receives reports of archery hunters injuring themselves. He says most of the accidents are caused by archers doing one of two things...
August 12, 2016, 12:14 pm
Columbia spotted frogs, cross snaggletooth and American pika are just some of the lesser-known wildlife species in Utah that will receive help through the state's new wildlife action plan. Some familiar species, including Bonneville cutthroat trout and bighorn sheep, will receive help too.
August 12, 2016, 12:04 pm
Biologists with the Division of Wildlife Resources have good news to report: after two nights of electroshocking and using gill nets to capture fish in Red Fleet Reservoir, fish stocked in the reservoir over the past several months are doing well.
August 5, 2016, 4:39 pm
The archery hunt — Utah's first major hunt of the fall — starts Aug. 20. If you're one of the lucky hunters who has a permit for Utah's general archery buck deer hunt, plenty of bucks are waiting for you.
August 5, 2016, 4:36 pm
If you're a young person, some special hunting opportunities are waiting for you in Utah this fall. If you'd like to participate in the hunts, but you haven't completed a Hunter Education course, don't wait — make sure you complete a course soon.
August 5, 2016, 8:18 am
You can learn the latest about the deer herds in northeastern Utah at an open house on Aug. 15. The open house will be a great opportunity to learn more about the herds and share your ideas with biologists.
July 22, 2016, 3:16 pm
If you enjoy hunting elk in Utah, some changes — including a new hunting opportunity — are waiting for you this fall. The changes mostly involve the hunting of female elk, also called cow elk.
July 22, 2016, 12:52 pm
You could see as many as 100 mountain goats on Aug. 6. And you might not need binoculars to see them. At some past viewing events, goats have gotten as close as 35 feet to those viewing them. On Aug. 6, the Division of Wildlife Resources will host its annual Goat Watch on the Tushar Mountains east of Beaver.
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