Tuesday, August 4, 2020


Moab, UT

84.6 F


    DWR had a busy Pioneer Day weekend, working to prevent invasive quagga mussel spread

    DWR conservation officers issued 60 citations. Most of the citations were issued for failure to stop at an inspection station, and some were for infractions of state rules to prevent the spread of invasive species, like failing to pull drain plugs.

    New publication highlights natural hazards near Bullfrog, Wahweap areas of Lake Powell

    The active geologic processes that shaped this rugged landscape can create hazardous conditions for visitors, employees, and infrastructure, according to a statement from the National Park Service.

    Permits required for boating in Canyonlands National Park

    Permits are required to go boating on the Colorado River within Canyonlands National Park...

    Warriors on Cataract Canyon

    Two-dozen female veterans and their guides and counselors make their way down the Colorado River. Warriors on Cataract Canyon...

    Quagga inspections increase at Lake Powell

    The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources is boosting its inspection and decontamination capacity along the routes leaving...

    Staring down fear on the Colorado River: A personal journey through whitewater rapids

    I am a changed woman. That is because on Saturday, I faced my biggest fear and lived...

    The Market on Center

    A new type of farmers market is happening in Moab this summer, and it began on July 23. Dubbed “The Market on Center,” it includes vendors selling food and produce, artisan creations and other items.

    Domestic travel not replacing global visits

    The overall figures for 2020, not just the month of June, are more striking.

    CNY flights more empty than full

    The numbers align with anecdotes from businesses of seeing more Texas and California license plates than typical.

    Abandoned mine reclamation project could begin this fall

    The closure methods include masonry walls, steel grates, rebar barricade and earthen backfill.