Tuesday, June 2, 2020


Moab, UT

89.9 F

    endangered species

    A look at how DWR, other agencies help Utah’s razorback suckers survive

    There are currently 18 wildlife species in Utah on the federal endangered species list, with 10 listed as endangered and eight listed as threatened.

    Screen play: Endangered fish nursery reaches key milestone

    Chris Brown of The Nature Conservancy helps maneuver a screen to a concrete structure that will provide a gateway to a...

    Razorback sucker: Wetlands fish nursery shows promise as habitats keep changing

    Zach Ahrens is one of the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources scientists working to help the endangered razorback sucker sustain itself....

    Wetlands light trap nurses razorback larvae

    A photo of what is believed to be a razorback sucker larvae. Photo courtesy of Zach Ahrens, DWR

    Against local officials’ request, gov. allows Moab lodgings to fully reopen

    Grand County asked to keep hotel capacities limited. The state overruled local elected and health officials, instead further lifting restrictions on the county.

    Tales of Trails: Dominguez Canyon offers wilderness, hikes, history

    Little Dominguez Canyon near Grand Junction, Colorado, was home to prehistoric Native Americans and a homesteading family that raised peaches there....

    Free Fishing Day is June 6

    If you’d like to catch a fish in Utah’s beautiful outdoors — while social distancing, of course — but you don’t have a fishing license, Free Fishing Day on Saturday, June 6, is the perfect opportunity to give it a try.

    Leaving Guatemala

    I selected “send me where I’m needed most,” my desire to immerse myself in another country’s culture not affixed to any location in particular.