Colorful flowers and warmer weather aren’t the only signs spring is here: So are mountain goats at the mouth of Little Cottonwood Canyon.
For more than two years, Utah prairie dogs in southwestern Utah have prospered under the watchful eye of state wildlife biologists.
With snowpack close to 200 percent higher this year, it’s taken longer for the rocky layer on the South Slope of the Uinta Mountains to reveal itself.
Drought conditions might lead to a slight reduction in the number of general season buck deer hunting permits available in Utah this fall.
Don’t put your shotgun or .22 away yet. Chukar and gray partridge, snowshoe hare and cottontail rabbit hunts are still underway across Utah.
It might be the middle of winter, but it’s almost time to apply for a permit to hunt big game animals in Utah this fall.
To hunt wild turkey on limited-entry units in Utah next spring, you need to submit your application. Limited-entry units are due by 11 p.m. on Dec. 27.
This winter is not a good time to try to kill a mule deer illegally in Utah.
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…..