Monday, May 25, 2020

Moab, UT

57 F

    Lake Powell

    DWR proposes changes to upland game hunting season dates

    The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources has made serious changes to hunting and boating regulations.

    Boats at Lake Powell from April 1-6 require 30-day dry time

    Measure helps prevent spread of quagga mussels Due to the boat ramp closure at Lake Powell, boaters or...

    Star Hall forum to discuss future of Lake Powell

    Glen Canyon Dam at Lake Powell. Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons A forum to discuss the future of...

    Over 2,700 boats inspected at Lake Powell Labor Day weekend to prevent spread of quagga mussels

    Law enforcement officers, biologists and technicians for the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources had a busy Labor Day weekend, working to prevent...

    Study: Lake Powell pipeline to cost $3.2 billion

    Analysts say project is too expensive to build New research shows the proposed Lake Powell Pipeline, the largest new...

    Basin experiencing worst drought in 20 years, despite ’19 snowpack

    The Bureau of Reclamation Aug. 15 released its Colorado River Basin August 2019 24-month study...

    Holiday violations: 157 boats found with quagga mussels

    17 people cited at Lake Powell Walking on quagga mussels at Lake Powell. Photo courtesy of the Utah...

    Quagga inspections increase at Lake Powell

    A person walks on invasive quagga mussels at Lake Powell. Photo courtesy of Utah Division of Wildlife Resources

    DWR: Boats at Lake Powell must be decontaminated

    Nonnative quagga and zebra mussels are spreading “as fast as ever” as state officials try to keep them from being introduced...

    Snowpack benefits river; Lake Powell to have balanced releases

    With increased runoff of 128 percent of average, Lake Powell’s operation for water year 2019 will shift to a balancing release of up to 9 million acre feet.

    DWR: Five big lakes offer great spring fishing

    Lake Powell is listed among five Utah lakes that anglers should head to this spring, according to a statement from the...

    USGS: Lake Powell side canyons have elevated mercury concentrations

    The USGS says that elevated mercury levels in Lake Powell impact striped bass.Photo courtesy of NPS, Wikimedia Commons

    Gas prices creep up as holiday dawns

    The national average price of gasoline has risen 2 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $1.86 per gallon Monday.

    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.

    Obituary: Michael Arehart, 1950-2020

    On Nov. 21, 1973, he married his wife of 47 years, Ann Sparks of Nephi, Utah, in the Manti Temple. To this union came four children, Teresa “Tee,” Mindee, Trevor and Monica.

    Obituary: Richard Fullam III, 1952-2020

    Richard was born in Brooklyn, New York on April 24, 1952 to Richard J. Jr. and Dorothea A. Baetz Fullam.