Recreation

New 'Jurassic National Monument' part of public lands plan

SALT LAKE CITY — A public lands proposal set to be unveiled next month would promote Utah’s reputation as a mecca for dinosaur fossils by elevating...

Recreation

Retail prefers Salt Lake City for Outdoor Retailer show

Show organizers for Outdoor Retailer, the largest summer and winter outdoor gear, apparel, accessories and technology tradeshow, announced today that they will be...


Recreation

Utah's bicycling laws, simplified

See this? http://le.utah.gov/xcode/Title41/Chapter6a/41-6a-S102.html Easy enough, eh? That is where you can find all the laws pertaining to bicycles. And...


Recreation

Urban and suburban bike trails offer a great way to get outside

“In Your Backyard” is a series of articles about one- to two-day adventures within 2-3 hours of Ogden. This entry features the Old Emigration Trail, a...


Recreation

DWR Northern region fishing report

Attention: Quagga and zebra mussels are a major threat to Utah waterways. Read how you can help keep them out of Utah. Bear Lake: Good. Anglers report good...


Recreation

Best upland game hunting in 10 years

Hunting for three upland game species — cottontail rabbit, snowshoe hare and forest grouse — should be the best it’s been in Utah in 10 years, say...




Recreation

Bowfishing popularity catches controversy

IOWA CITY, Iowa — The teams of fishermen arrived with a seemingly unusual array of equipment — loud airboats, powerful searchlights and scores of bows...


Government

New 'Jurassic National Monument' part of public lands plan

SALT LAKE CITY — A public lands proposal set to be unveiled next month would promote Utah’s reputation as a mecca for dinosaur fossils by elevating...


Environment

Cougar plan causes uproar among conservationists

The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources Board will consider a new cougar management plan next week, but it’s not sitting well with some big-cat advocates....


Recreation

State wildlife agency's mission: Hunt, fish and learn

The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources wants you — to protect wildlife resources and wild places. To that end, DWR serves up a variety of education and...


Recreation

No limit on archery elk permits

If you haven’t obtained an archery big game hunting permit yet, no problem — there’s still a chance to hunt in Utah this fall. Permits for...


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Bowfishing popularity catches controversy

IOWA CITY, Iowa — The teams of fishermen arrived with a seemingly unusual array of equipment — loud airboats, powerful searchlights and scores of bows...