Tuesday, August 11, 2020


Moab, UT

91.8 F


    Federal duck stamps now on sale; purchases help support conservation

    Purchasing Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamps is a great way to support conserving America’s waterfowl and wetlands

    DWR seeks information after buck pronghorn shot, killed on Lake Mountain

    Witnesses reported the man was wearing blue jeans and a white jersey-style shirt with a number on the back at the time of the incident.

    Nominees sought for Theodore Roosevelt Genius Prize Advisory Council

    It will focus on endangered species protection, invasive species management, poaching and wildlife trafficking prevention, and nonlethal solutions to human-wildlife conflicts, according to a press release from the department.

    Federal effort underway to conserve American bison

    Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt in a statement last week said the Bison Conservation Initiative was launched in a new effort to coordinate conservation strategies and approaches for the wild American Bison over the next 10 years.

    Feds commit millions to support big game in the West

    Grants benefit elk, deer, pronghorn in 11 states Last week, U.S. Secretary of the...

    Groups want more time, meetings for BLM grazing regs

    Thirty-seven conservation groups representing millions of members sent the Bureau of Land Management a letter on Friday, Feb. 14, requesting additional time...

    Cutthroat Slam proceeds to benefit conservation projects

    Three new conservation projects geared toward helping Utah’s native cutthroat trout were announced Tuesday, Nov. 12, during...

    DWR gets K9 help

    The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources K9 program has been revitalized with the introduction of two newly...

    Something in the Desert – May 16, 2019

    Time to act on water conservation Mark Twain is credited with saying everybody talks about the weather, but nobody...

    Conservation groups ask judge to protect sage grouse habitat

    Four conservation groups have asked a federal judge to block new plans that allow drilling, mining and...

    Lawsuit challenges Utah’s new Green River water contract

    Living Rivers: Trump administration failed to consider deals, climate change Conservation groups sued the Trump administration March 21 to...

    Huge shale oil project prompts lawsuit

    Conservation groups claim 100 billion gallons of water will be drained from Green River

    Trail review: Amazing vistas but be prepared!

    The views are breathtaking, but the time and teamwork to traverse the 18.9-mile trail was what made the adventure a memory of a lifetime

    Tales of Trails: Get ‘On Top of the World’ to see spectacular views

    The Top of the World Trail is about 19 miles long in and out from the pavement on Highway 128 near Dewey Bridge.

    County: No avoiding tax hike — even during a pandemic

    Were the property tax increase to be rescinded, he said Grand County “would literally be totally broke.”

    Off and running, seeking new team members

    Members of the Grand County High School cross-country team hold their first practice of the season Monday morning. Coach Randy Martin said he’s looking for more students to join the team.