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The over-arching goal of the research is to restore native fish species, including Bonneville cutthroat trout, to fire-affected streams in the Tushar Mountains.

On Feb. 14, you'll have a chance not only to see bald eagles, but to learn more about them. The Division of Wildlife Resources will hold its annual Utah Bald Eagle Day that day.

It might be the middle of winter, but it's already time to start applying for a permit to hunt big game animals in Utah this fall. Applications are being accepted for every big game hunt except the general-season bull elk hunt.

A chance is coming up to see more than 100 species of birds in southern Utah's red rock country. The St. George Winter Bird Festival will be held Jan. 29?31.

Have an awesome photo that you took of a bird on Great Salt Lake? Want to share it with the world, or at least the thousands of visitors that come to Great Salt Lake State Park every year??

Residents and visitors are being asked for their input regarding transportation issues in Ogden Canyon. The canyon is a favored destination for many cyclists, skiers, and boating enthusiasts.

At a meeting on Jan. 5, the Utah Wildlife Board approved new hunting opportunities in Utah. The board approved the changes after 91 bears had to be euthanized because they posed a threat to people, sheep or cattle, in 2014.

The 2015 Utah Big Game Application Guidebook summarizes the laws and rules that govern big game hunting in Utah.

If you'd like to learn how to catch fish through the ice, two ice fishing clinics ? and an ice fishing seminar ? will show you how. The Division of Wildlife Resources is offering the free clinics in the Uintah Basin.

The onset of winter is good news for chukar hunters. Once snow starts to fall, the birds concentrate in smaller areas. That makes it easier to find the birds.

There are now 73 condors in the wild in Arizona and Utah, including the two new fledglings. A total of 25 chicks have hatched in the wild since condors were first reintroduced in Arizona in 1996.

Wildlife Resources Conservation officers are focusing massive patrol efforts on ranges on which deer congregate in the winter. Officers are conducting the patrols for one reason: to protect Utah's mule deer from poachers.

On December 9, the Tour of Utah announced the Antelope Island will be the starting point for the third day of the Tour in 2015.

Christmas At The Homestead

Mon, 08 Dec 2014

Monday, December 8 to Saturday, December at Frontier Homestead State Park. Enjoy Christmas of yesteryear with a variety of hands-on activities, seasonal music, and special guests. $5.00/family.

You can see Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep up close at the annual Bighorn Sheep Watch. The Division of Wildlife Resources will host the free event on Dec. 6 along the Green River in southeastern Utah.

While it's thrilling to see a black bear in the wild, having more bears in Utah has led to more run-ins between bears and people.

The application gives Utah's outdoor enthusiasts the best information available on their mobile phones and helps them get the most out of their outdoor adventures.

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.

A recent court decision has left some in southern Utah wondering whether the Utah prairie dog ? a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act ? is still protected in the state. The answer is yes.

The conference will be held Nov. 17 and 18 at the Ben Lomond Suites Historic Hotel in Ogden. If you're interested in the future of the Weber River, you're encouraged to attend.

The Wasatch Back Quad-fishalon is back! Join 4 State Parks for our second annual ice fishing tournament and a chance to win great prizes including a grand prize from Cabelas.

DWR biologists would like to give muzzleloader deer hunters some new opportunities in 2015.

Friday October 24th will be the main push to move bison from the southern portion of the island to handling facilities on north end of the island. On Saturday, any bison left on the range will be moved to the handling facilities.

Anglers report great fishing using worms, chartreuse PowerBait and spinners. The pond was stocked with 1,000 nine-inch rainbow trout on October 6, and with brood stock rainbow trout on October 7.

As the start of Utah's most popular hunt draws closer, biologists with Wildlife Resources have good news to share: in almost every area of the state, the number of buck deer will be similar to, or better, than it was last fall.

Biologists hope rule changes approved by the Utah Wildlife Board will encourage anglers to keep more fish in Utah.

The overnight camping fee is $45 per vehicle. This fee covers Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights. All campers must vacate the ranch by 2:00 p.m. on Sunday.

We are excited to once again celebrate at the Provo River Watershed Festival with activities for the whole family at Wasatch Mountain State Park

The number of Canada geese produced in the state is the second highest in the past 10 years. Couple that with good production in Montana and western Canada, and this could be a banner year for Canada goose hunting in Utah.

The general rifle bull elk hunt starts Oct. 4. If you'd like to participate in the rifle hunt, or the general muzzleloader hunt that starts Oct. 29, you need to get a permit soon.

Big Water Dinosaur Festival

Thu, 11 Sep 2014

The Big Water Dinosaur Festival is celebrating the many past and ongoing dinosaur fossil discoveries in the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument and other areas surrounding Big Water, UT.

"The beauty of fishing so far from the beaten path is this: the fish see very limited pressure and will take nearly anything that draws their attention, although they can be finicky at times."

Friday October 24th will be the main push to move bison from the southern portion of the island to the handling facilities on the north end of the island. On Saturday, any bison left on the range will be moved to the handling facilities.

The Uinta Mountains, one of Utah?s premier mountain ranges, rise above the Uinta Basin in Utah on the south and the Green River Basin in Wyoming on the north, they stretch from near Kamas eastward into northwestern Colorado

The Utah Office of Tourism and GOED, through the leadership of Brad Peterson, the Governor?s Outdoor Recreation Director, have obtained the rights to a trail access point and trails GIS dataset to begin this effort.

All are invited to enter the cook-off. Don't want to compete? Just come enjoy Dutch oven food and spend time on the beach. Join us on September 6th at Hyrum State Park.

Modeled after Utah?s Youth Day for waterfowl hunting, these hunts are open to all youth who meet the age requirements and graduate from hunter education.

Want to get lost in the San Rafael Swell? Probably not, but it can happen to you. Join to learn basic desert survival that could help you gain that extra edge in the wild.

Christopher W. Loncarich, of Mack, Colorado, pleaded guilty in federal court to a felony conspiracy charge stemming from his sales of outfitting services for illegal mountain lion and bobcat hunts in Colorado and Utah

Permits for Utah's general archery bull elk hunt are not limited in number. You can get one anytime between now and the end of the Sanpete Valley extended archery elk hunt on Dec. 31.

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