Thursday, May 28, 2020

Moab, UT

63.6 F

    razorback sucker

    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

    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.