Monday, July 6, 2020


Moab, UT

94.2 F

    Utah Division of Wildlife Resources (DWR)

    Moose: What to know about their behavior; how to avoid conflicts

    Adult moose can weigh between 800 to 1,200 pounds, and bulls can stand 6 feet tall at the shoulder.

    Special bird hunting permit applications open for species that are not widely available

    The application period for these four Utah bird hunts opened Wednesday, July 1.

    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.

    DWR offers forecast for fishing conditions for southeastern Utah

    The DWR's goal is to keep our staff and the public safe

    DWR biologists discover illegally introduced fish in southern Utah bodies of water

    Biologists discovered Utah chubs in Panguitch Lake and found goldfish in Jackson Flat Reservoir during their spring surveys.

    DWR: Don’t touch baby deer found in the wild

    They are often born in June, which is why you may find one during your outdoor adventures in early summer, said Faith Jolley, spokesperson for the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources.

    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.

    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.

    DWR proposes changes to upland game hunting season dates

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

    Utah County men cited for trespassing in shed antlers case

    Three Utah County men are faces citations after reportedly trespassing on private property to collect shed antlers...

    Spring turkey hunt ends May 31; wildlife officials optimistic about bird numbers

    While COVID-19 has canceled many events, Utah’s spring turkey hunts are about to get underway and provide a great way to social distance while enjoying the outdoors, according to Utah Division of Wildlife Resources spokesperson Faith Jolley.

    Utah wildlife board OKs decrease in deer hunts

    The Utah Wildlife Board approved a decrease in the number of general-season permits for the 2020 deer hunt during an April 29 virtual board meeting, according to a statement form the board.

    GOP’s Cox, Reyes move on to General Election

    If the figures hold, Cox will face off against University of Utah law professor Christopher Peterson, a Democrat, and Libertarian Daniel Cottam, a surgeon, in November’s general election.

    Man pleads guilty to double manslaughter

    He faces up to 15 years apiece for the deaths of Vilsar Camey, 45, and Camey’s 10-year-old son, Israel on Feb. 9.

    Eklecticafe was cramped but quaint. Then the virus hit

    “It’s so sad to say that, even though there’s a relief for me, but the COVID thing… I just couldn’t sustainably reopen."

    500K facemasks headed to Utah students, teachers

    The state procured the masks from H.M. Cole and Totopazi and will be distributed to school districts in the “greatest need."