Tuesday, June 2, 2020


Moab, UT

91.3 F

    Hunting License & Permits

    State OKs increase in black bear permits

    The Utah Wildlife Board approved an increase to the number of black bear permits for the 2020 hunting and pursuit seasons during a public meeting held Tuesday, Jan. 7.

    Ethical concerns prompt proposed changes to black bear permits

    Photo courtesy of UDWR The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources is proposing a few changes to the number...

    DWR proposes new mule deer management plan, amendments to hunt drawing process

    Buck deer in velvet are photographed in profile. Buck deer are the public’s favorite animal to hunt. The Utah Division of...

    State increases permits for cougar while decreasing bobcat tags in 2019-20 season

    As expected, the Utah Wildlife Board approved slightly more cougar permits and slightly fewer bobcat permits for the 2019-20 hunts during the board meeting on Thursday, Aug. 22, according to Utah Division of Wildlife Resources spokesperson Faith Jolley.

    DWR: How to take a hunter education class in Utah

    Those who want to hunt in Utah this fall must have completed the Utah Hunter Education Program prior to hunting. If you’ve never taken it, rest assured that it isn’t too late; but don’t put it off because classes fill up quickly, said Utah Division of Wildlife Resources spokesperson Faith Jolley.

    Permits for several deer, elk hunts available July 18

    Hunters who missed the application period for general-season bull elk and general-season buck deer permits and are still interested in hunting deer or elk this fall, the last chance to buy a permit begins this week, according to Utah Division of Wildlife Resources spokesperson Faith Jolley.

    Bird hunting applications opened July 3 for 4 hunts

    Qualifying to hunt most bird species in Utah is simple: buy a combination or small game license and head afield.

    Disabled veterans to receive discounted hunting licenses

    Veterans with disabilities are now eligible for discounted hunting and combination licenses and will also experience an easier application process, according to...

    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.