IN THIS ISSUE
One hundred and fifty years ago a federal army of nearly two thousand soldiers under the command of Col. Albert Sidney Johnston huddled in their makeshift quarters at Camp Scott near the ruins of Fort Bridger in southwestern Wyoming to wait
This report highlights the condition of Utah?s air, land and water over the last few decades. It outlines the challenges ahead and spotlights the successes as a result of working in partnerships with local communities and stakeholders.
In recognition of January as National Radon Action Month, the Utah
Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is encouraging homeowners to test for radon gas, which can pose a serious health risk.
"Exposure to indoor radon is the leading cause of lung ca
Landslides have caused significant economic loss in Utah and as development continues to expand into landslide
prone areas, the exposure to landslide hazards increases. The landslide susceptibility map shows areas of the state vulnerable to landsliding.
DOPL is in the process of converting to a new testing service provider for those tests that are not administered by national organizations. We are working to have all of the tests converted to PSI Online as quickly as possible. We expect to have the major
Everything you need to know to apply for a 2008 Utah big game hunting permit is available in the 2008 Utah Big Game Guidebook.
A demographic analysis of Washington County residents
Now in its 11th year, the Washington County Economic Summit has become known as the premier business planning event of southern Utah. The Summit, often known as "What's Up Down South," will feature its most popular session, bullet point presentations of f
See where radon hazard potential is the highest in the state and get information on how you can test for radon.
The Utah Chapter, American Concrete Pavement Association (ACPA), Utah LTAP Center, and ACI Intermountain Chapter will sponsor the 7th Annual Concrete Pavement Workshop on January 23, 2008 at the Little America (500 South Main Street SLC, UT). This is a mu
A guide showing the history and geography of Utah's mining industry.
This service provided by the Utah State Tax Commission will help you find the most recent Utah tax forms and publications.
This month's Utah Health Status Update includes information on lifespan immunizations.
Trendlines Magazine, produced by the Utah Department of Workforce Services, takes a look at what is making the Utah economy tick.
This slideshow was prepared by the Utah Division of State History and the Utah State Historical Society. The Capitol was rededicated on January 4, 2008.
The Great Salt Lake is the most important inland shorebird site in North America; that it supports 75 percent of the state?s wetlands; that it is one of the most significant wildlife habitats in our hemisphere; and that it is the re-fueling stop for milli
All oil and gas operators working on trust lands should become familiar with new requirements that take effect on January 1, 2008
The Capitol Preservation Board is excited to invite the public back to the People's House to view the beautifully restored and renovated Utah State Capitol. An Open House will be held Saturday, January 5th through Friday, January 11th from 9:00 am to 8:00
More property is available on eBay
Enjoy three days of fun! Learn about birds from our many presenters. Explore Washington County?s birding hot spots. The Festival is designed for the beginning and the experienced birder. Attend any of the Bird Festival?s many field trips, presentations an
See why companies are relocating to Utah. Recent relocation of national and international companies has helped underscore the reality that Utah is becoming a prime company headquarters location.
Chief Economist, Mark Knold, discusses the current state of Utah's housing market.
Some counties are now placing their delinquent taxpayer lists online for those who have not paid their 2007 property taxes, including:
Wed, 02 Jan 2008
This course for state agencies is scheduled for January 8th.
You can learn more about the program and other volunteer opportunities with the DWR at a workshop on Jan. 5.
The workshop will be held from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Great Salt Lake Nature Center. The center is located at the Farmington Bay Waterfow
For the second year in a row, the Utah Department of Agriculture and Food (UDAF) is encouraging other agencies, universities, institutions, and industry or community based organizations to apply for grants to assist specialty crop production. The grants a
Based on past years, as many as 230,000 people will consider applying for a permit to hunt big game in Utah next fall.
If you're one of them, please be aware of two changes:
* You must have a hunting or combination license before you can apply f
Read UTA's project information on the FrontRunner commuter rail scheduled to begin service in the spring of 2008
Chief Economist, Mark Knold, reviews these two economic downturns and the lessons we should learn from them.
According to a recently released report from the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), Utah's economic performance is tops among all fifty states.