Efforts included a combination of mesquite removal and prescribed burns. In addition, fence modifications, water improvements, predator control, and population augmentation also were used to help.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is offering a unique opportunity to view one of Arizona’s most iconic arid land animals, the desert bighorn sheep, on two separate 3-hour morning boat tours on…
Drought conditions, hot temperatures, and increased fire danger have resulted in the implementation of fire restrictions on the Tonto National Forest.
Apply today for an Arizona Game and Fish Department Heritage grant and a chance to support your project.
Arizona’s mild start to the summer has created perfect conditions for off-highway vehicle (OHV) enthusiasts to head out and view some of the state’s most picturesque locations.
This action was preceded in January with a Notice of Intent, which went unanswered by the Service.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD), in partnership with the Dolly Steamboat and Arizona Desert Bighorn Sheep Society, is offering a two-day opportunity to view and learn about desert…
Downloadable publication is valuable resource for planning hunts in Arizona…
The deadline by which the department must receive all applications – online or paper — is 11:59 p.m. (MST) Tuesday, June 9. Postmarks do not count
A coalition of Arizona-based agencies has an important message for everyone heading outdoors this summer: Be a responsible recreationist. It only takes one spark on dry grass, leaves, branches, etc.
Almost two dozen volunteers spent Saturday morning bagging, bucketing or dragging more than four tons of trash.
The Arizona Center for Nature Conservation | Phoenix Zoo and the Arizona Game and Fish Department are pleased to team up for this new educator professional development opportunity for teachers.
Arizona Game and Fish Department officials have not found any cases of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in the state’s deer and elk populations.
The state also filed a motion to dismiss the suit based on the court’s lack of subject matter jurisdiction because the plaintiffs are unable to demonstrate that their interests have suffered.
This does not include the Friday Youth Day, geared toward school children, teachers and chaperones, which was attended by 5,900.
Recently off the shores of the Colorado River in Bullhead City and among casinos and boating enthusiasts, a historic agreement was executed at the Bullhead City Chamber of Commerce.
While the official day for Earth Day celebrations is Wednesday, April 22 2015, one state agency works every day of the year to improve sustainability for wildlife and habitat…
The Arizona Game and Fish Department has completed its 2015 hunt draw for elk and pronghorn antelope.
In order to complete more than $100,000 in improvements, the main range will be closed to the general public May 27-31 and againJune 3. The main range is closed Mondays and Tuesdays.
The department also has scheduled a series of six “open houses” for its constituents to review and ask questions about the proposed recommendations.
Constituents who are interested in particular game management units within those regions will be able to review the hunt recommendations and ask questions.
HPR Ammo has announced its support for the Arizona Game & Fish Department Outdoor Expo as a Silver Sponsor.
The competitive equestrian sport and historical reenactment that is Cowboy Mounted Shooting will be on display at the Arizona Game and Fish Outdoor Expo presented by Shikar Safari Club International.
The Arizona State Senate confirmed law enforcement veteran James S. Zieler as the newest member to serve on the Arizona Game and Fish Commission.
Get ready to climb into an OHV and go for a ride at the Arizona Game and Fish Department Outdoor Expo presented by Shikar Safari Club International.
At Arizona Game and Fish Commission meetings, we frequently hear public comments about how the commission’s actions will lead to the “second extinction” of the Mexican wolf.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department Outdoor Expo, presented by Shikar Safari Club International, will be held Saturday, March 28 and Sunday, March 29, at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility in Phoenix.
The 15th annual Arizona International Sportsmen’s Exposition (ISE) will fill the University of Phoenix Stadium and outside areas in Glendale on Feb. 19-22.
The department requested that Braastad transfer all restricted wildlife in her possession to the department, including two Harris’ hawks, a red-tailed hawk, an American kestrel falcon and a bobcat.
During its public meeting today, the commission heard a presentation on an innovative, collaborative approach to public land use planning in Utah, the Utah Public Lands Initiative.
These male and female competitors, ranging from ages 12-80, compete in nearly three dozen categories dictated by age and competitive style.
The AZGFD, Berger Bullets and Nightforce Optics invite the public to attend a presentation to the state of Arizona of a newly constructed building and parking lot at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility.
Hunters applying online for the Spring Elk/Antelope seasons may encounter an issue , but the Arizona Game and Fish Department says there’s no need to worry.
Don’t wait until the last minute, apply now to avoid potential problems and stress.
The AGFC continues to have concerns over the prospect of an executive order by President Obama to proclaim 1.7 million acres of land in N. Arizona as the Grand Canyon Watershed National Monument.
Hunters can apply using the online service, or they can fill out and mail or hand deliver a paper application.