Trish Engel, a former wildlife events coordinator with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources (DWR), started this week as the Mule Deer Foundation’s (MDF) new Youth Programs Coordinator.
Lots of ducks, geese and swans will wing their way through Utah this fall. But, with the Great Salt Lake near a record low, how long will they stay?
Plenty of chukar partridge will be available in Utah this fall. The general hunt starts Sept. 24.
If you want to hunt cougars on a limited-entry unit in Utah, you need to get your application in soon.
Utah’s general archery buck deer and archery elk hunts kick off Aug. 20.
2015 was a great year to hunt cottontail rabbits in Utah. 2016 should be too. The cottontail rabbit hunt is among the upland game hunts that start Sept. 1. Jason Robinson, upland game coordinator…..
If you enjoy hunting elk in Utah, some changes — including a new hunting opportunity — are waiting for you this fall.
Coming across a rattlesnake in the wild — or in your yard — can be a frightening experience.
If you’d like to hunt tundra swans in Utah this fall, you need to be aware of a major change: starting this year, applications will be accepted in July.
An almost mythical bird — built for diving and with a haunting voice — stops in northeastern Utah every spring.
Biologists with the Division of Wildlife Resources are recommending more general buck deer hunting permits — a total of 90,950 — for hunts in Utah this fall.
The “bloop, bloop” sound that male sage grouse make, as they strut on their breeding grounds, is one of the most unique sounds you’ll ever hear in nature.
The Division of Wildlife Resources will sponsor a turkey hunting clinic on March 31 at their office in Price, 319 N. Carbonville Road. The clinic, which runs from 7–9 p.m., is absolutely free.
With only one exception, greater sage grouse are doing well in Utah. And the one area where the birds are struggling — Tooele County — received some much-needed help on March 10.
As the snow piles up in the winter, mountain goats along the South Slope of the Uinta Mountains move down onto ridges that are exposed to the sun.
If you want to hunt or pursue bears during the spring, summer or fall seasons, the time to apply ends Feb. 29. (Pursuit permits allow you to pursue bears with hounds, but you may not take the…..
This winter is not a good time to try to kill a mule deer illegally in Utah. Conservation officers with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources are conducting massive patrols on ranges on…..
If it’s been years since you hunted pheasants, it’s time to grab your gun and head afield.
Hunting is a great activity to do with your family and friends. The basics of bird hunting will be taught at an Aug. 28 event.
If you’re a young person, and you’re interested in hunting ducks and geese — but you have little or no experience — Widow Maker Boats, the Utah Conservation Officers Association and Wasatch…..
It’s hot in Utah right now. But if you visit your local sporting goods store or the Division of Wildlife Resources’ website, you’ll find a sure sign that fall isn’t far away.
You could see as many as 100 mountain goats on Aug. 8. And you might not need binoculars to see them.
This fall’s waterfowl hunt hasn’t even started yet, and biologists are already seeking input about a possible goose-hunting change in northern Utah for the 2016–2017 season.
The number of cougars and bobcats taken during Utah’s upcoming hunting and trapping seasons should be similar to the number taken this past season.
The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources is seeking public input about deer management in southeastern Utah.
A decision to list the Gunnison sage-grouse as threatened under the Endangered Species Act could hurt the bird more than help it, says the director of the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources.
Utah’s pheasant hunt runs until Dec. 7 on state and federal land across Utah. And private land enrolled in the state’s Walk-In Access program.
Wild elk are in the meadow at the Hardware Ranch Wildlife Management Area…
Even though snow has barely touched the ground in some areas in Utah, one group of Utahns — the state’s turkey hunters — are already preparing for next spring.
Conservation officers with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources are focusing massive patrol efforts on ranges on which deer congregate in the winter.
The number of ducks produced in Utah was down this spring, but production in Alaska, Montana and most of Alberta and British Columbia was up…
The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources has announced that seven Upland Game Slams will start in the state beginning this fall.
The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources has announced that if you haven’t obtained an archery big game hunting permit as of yet, there’s still a chance to hunt in Utah this fall.
The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources has announced that you can apply for a permit to hunt tundra swans in Utah starting this fall, August 26th.
The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources has announced that Wildlife biologists are recommending changes that could result in more chances to take bobcats in Utah this fall.
Arizona Game and Fish Department, Utah Division of Wildlife Resources and Virgin River Program to conduct non-native fish removal in Virgin River Gorge.