Paddlesport activities, including canoeing, kayaking, inflatable rafting and standup paddleboards, are gaining in popularity nationally.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department on Friday captured a yearling black bear that was posing a public safety risk. After being captured, it was safely transported to Bearizona in Williams.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department has awarded $75,000 in grant funding for local sportsmen’s organizations to provide public, hands-on, mentored projects focused on the retention of new…..
Imagine yourself behind the wheel of a customized camouflage 2016 Polaris Ranger EV, exploring the backcountry, getting away from it all…..
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is encouraging hunters who harvest a big game animal affixed with a GPS or VHF tracking collar to return that collar undamaged to any department office statewide.
New data will help land management agencies prioritize the conservation needs of Arizona’s most valued hunting and fishing areas.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department has posted the 2016 Arizona Sandhill Crane Regulations online. The deadline for the department to receive applications for sandhill crane hunt permit-tags is…..
When it comes to telling others about their “secret” spots, hunters and anglers are famous for holding their cards close to their game or fishing vests.
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will host a socioeconomic workshop related to the Sonoran Desert National Monument’s proposed target-shooting amendment Friday, Aug. 12, at Arizona Game and…..
Just a note to let you know that we should be receiving the 2015 Arizona Wildlife Trophies Book soon. Cost of the book is $45.00 plus $4.00 shipping.
Within the past several weeks, well-intentioned people have delivered several deer fawns toAZGFD offices believing that the animals were abandoned by their parents.
If you enjoy wildlife and the outdoors, you won’t want to miss the debut of the new season of Arizona Wildlife Views at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 7, on Arizona PBS (Channel 8.1, or Channel 1008 on…..
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is now accepting applications for more than $400,000 in Heritage Fund grants.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is asking the Sierra Club to retract a fundraising letter that makes false statements about Arizona’s endangered condor population.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department has posted the 2016-2017 Arizona Dove and Band-tailed Pigeon Regulations online.
The Arizona Antelope Foundation is seeking volunteers Aug. 13 for a fence modification project north of Kendrick Park, on the Coconino National Forest northwest of Flagstaff.
Overlooking the Grand Canyon on Wednesday, multiple sportsmen’s groups met with Sen. John McCain to discuss their opposition to designating the Grand Canyon Watershed National Monument…..
The 2016 edition of “Hunt Arizona,” the Arizona Game and Fish Department’s yearly compilation of big and small game hunting statistics, is now available online.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department’s regional office in Kingman has scheduled a one-day desert bighorn sheep viewing opportunity July 30 on the Colorado River, from Willow Beach to Hoover Dam.
The secretive, shy and elusive mountain lion will be the subject of a free, one-hour presentation July 8 at the Kingman Mohave County Library, 3269 N. Burbank St., in Kingman.
Beginning next week, the Arizona Game and Fish Department’s e-newsletters will have a different look.
The Wildlife for Tomorrow Foundation, together with the Arizona Game and Fish Department, will induct six individuals and one organization into the Arizona Outdoor Hall of Fame.
Before hitting the trail, the Arizona Game and Fish Department reminds operators and passengers to do so safely and responsibly by following these 10 tips.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is offering a chance to accompany biologists on an evening of bat netting along the Verde River…
The State of Arizona and Office of the Arizona Attorney General today filed a motion to intervene in a lawsuit brought by several environmental groups.
In an effort to enhance customer service and to cut costs, the Arizona Game and Fish Department will no longer mail letters informing off-highway vehicle (OHV) owners their yearly OHV decal is…..
The Arizona Game and Fish Commission is soliciting nominations for its 2016 Commission Awards. The deadline for submission is Aug. 12, 2016.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD) supports the findings of a National Park Service report that considers a herd of 600 bison on the Grand Canyon National Park as native wildlife.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department’s Wildlife Management Division produces periodic newsletters with overviews of AZGFD conservation projects and activities.
Only a few days remain to apply for 2016 hunt permit-tags issued through the draw process for deer, fall turkey, fall javelina, bighorn sheep, fall bison and pheasant.
The purpose of the grant program is to support organizations in providing public, hands-on, mentored projects that provide continued skill development for those who just started hunting & fishing.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is seeking the public’s help in finding those responsible for the illegal killing of a mule deer doe recently on the Arizona Strip.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is seeking the public’s help in finding those responsible for the illegal killing of a yearling elk found in the Strawberry area on or about Sunday, May 22.
A bill to allow spouses of active duty military personnel stationed in Arizona to qualify for Arizona resident hunting and fishing licenses has been signed into law. Governor Doug Ducey signed…..
The problem of wandering wildlife is not confined to Arizona’s rural communities because even Arizona’s biggest cities are surrounded by deserts, forests and riparian areas.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is grateful for the support of Governor Doug Ducey and the state Legislature in passing Senate Bill 1361, and helping to preserve Arizona’s 16 Heritage Fund…..
That distinctive sound of a bullet hitting steel soon will be ringing out every third Saturday of the month on the small bore range at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility in north Phoenix.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department now is accepting online applications for 2016 hunt permit-tags issued through the draw process for deer, fall turkey, fall javelina, bighorn sheep, fall…..
The Arizona Game and Fish Department and law enforcement from around the country are preparing for the upcoming boating season by participating in a two-week joint training to increase public…..
Arizona hunters still have an opportunity to receive a hunt permit-tag for select 2016 elk hunts.