Thursday, May 28, 2020

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    Utah County men cited for trespassing in shed antlers case

    A Utah Division of Wildlife Resources law enforcement pickup bed is full of shed antlers three men are accused of taking...

    17 people cited for trespassing on wildlife management areas in northern Utah

    Deer drink at a wildlife management area in northern Utah. Deer can be weak after a long winter, and it is...

    Outdoor sports enthusiasts generate nearly $1 billion in conservation funds

    Americans generated nearly $1 billion in excise taxes last year that support state conservation programs. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt today announced...

    Wildlife officials warn against letting dogs chase big game

    Following winter, deer are usually in survival mode If you plan to take your dog on any hikes...

    DWR launches new website highlighting wildlife real-time tracking across Utah

    The collar on this ram will allow personnel with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources to track the animal’s migratory habits,...

    Fish & Wildlife seeks input on increasing refuges access

    Three U.S. Fish & Wildlife refuges in Utah could be subject to greater access.

    Black bear sightings double; Grand County among most reported locales

    Most of Utah’s black bears have begun entering dens to hibernate for the winter, ending a busy summer of wildlife biologists relocating nuisance bears throughout Utah, according to Utah Division of Wildlife Resources spokesperson Faith Jolley.

    Wildlife service announces $100,000 challenge to save nation’s bats

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has announced a $100,000 challenge to combat white-nose syndrome, a lethal fungus that has killed millions of bats in North America and pushed some native bat species to the brink of extinction.

    DWR moves 50 bighorn sheep from Nevada to Utah

    This is one of 51 bighorn sheep moved from Nevada to Utah’s Mineral Mountains near Beaver. Photo courtesy of Utah Division...

    BLM to conduct Onaqui wild horse gather in Tooele, Juab counties

    The Bureau of Land Management uses a helicopter to gather wild horses in Nevada. A similar operation is planned for the Onaqui Mountain Herd Management Area in northern Nevada starting Sept. 11.

    Horticulturists: Non-native trees scorch in Utah’s heat

    This leaf is showing signs of late-summer stress. It could be caused by drought, heat or too much water. Photo by...

    Who’s been sleeping in our woods?

    Trail cams snap pictures of American marten in La Sals A Utah Division of Wildlife Resources biologist discovered...

    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.