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  • Give the gift of hunting, fishing this holiday
  • ST. GEORGE – Looking for that perfect gift for the angler or hunter on your Christmas list? If so, a Utah fishing or hunting license might be the answer. The licenses make great Christmas gifts and they’re easy to buy, according to Judi Tutorow ...
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  • 12/8/2016 3:59:04 PM
  • Fishing, hunting licenses make great gifts
  • SALT LAKE CITY-- Looking for that perfect gift for the angler or hunter on the Christmas list? If so, a Utah fishing or hunting license might be the answer. These licenses make great Christmas gifts. And they’re easy to buy. Judi Tutorow, wildlife ...
  • Daily Herald
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  • 12/8/2016 12:14:10 AM
  • $1,000 reward for catching ugly fish from Wyoming reservoir
  • The drawing will take place at a burbot fishing rally at Fontenelle Jan. 7-8. Utah to spend $138,000 to restore famous outlaw's cabin Utah to spend $138,000 to restore famous outlaw's cabin Utah state officials are going to spend $138,000 to restore a ...
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  • 12/6/2016 10:06:31 PM
  • $1,000 reward for catching ugly fish from Wyoming reservoir
  • The drawing will take place at a burbot fishing rally at Fontenelle Jan. 7-8. Utah to spend $138,000 to restore famous outlaw's cabin Utah to spend $138,000 to restore famous outlaw's cabin Utah state officials are going to spend $138,000 to restore a ...
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  • 12/6/2016 9:37:53 PM
  • DWR sponsoring free ice fishing clinic
  • FARMINGTON — The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources is sponsoring a free ice fishing clinic 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Cabela’s, 391 N. Cabela's Drive. Clint Brunson, an avid ice angler who also serves as a fisheries biologist with the DWR ...
  • Deseret News
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  • 12/5/2016 5:57:09 PM
  • Utah Ice Fishing Clinic Dec. 10
  • A free clinic in Farmington will teach you all you need to know to catch plenty of fish this winter. Photo by Scott Root FARMINGTON — You can learn the basics of ice fishing at a free clinic on Dec. 10. Staying warm and comfortable on the ice, the type ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 12/5/2016 6:37:07 AM
  • DWR to host ice fishing clinic
  • Ever want to learn how to ice fish? The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources wants to help. The agency along is offering a free ice fishing clinic on December 10 clinic from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Cabela's Store in Farmington. The clinic will cover such .
  • Salt Lake Tribune
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  • 12/1/2016 2:41:28 PM
  • 3 great spots for end-of-fall fly fishing
  • Utah had its first snowstorm of the season Thursday, but fall fly fishing is still in full swing in some areas. At the following Utah water bodies, it's just off the hook. A tiny window exists during the fall to catch lake trout — normally deep-dwelling ..
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  • 11/18/2016 6:17:19 PM
  • Inaugural fly fishing hall of fame banquet set
  • Utah fishing organizations are holding a fundraising banquet November 17 at the This Is the Place banquet hall to announce the inaugural Utah Fly Fishing Hall of Fame Award. The cost to attend the banquet is $65. The event is being sponsored by the seven .
  • Salt Lake Tribune
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  • 11/8/2016 11:19:41 AM
  • November Fish Tails
  • Above is more half river, half lake, deep and slow moving, but loaded with fish. Green — Make a backcast to Utah at Flaming Gorge, best for an overnighter this time of year. Float or wade, it is consistent, predictable, and in November the summer ...
  • The Daily Sentinel
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  • 11/6/2016 6:28:34 AM
  • 3 Ways to get the Most from Fall Fly Fishing
  • I’ve just returned from a 10-day fly fishing extravaganza, traveling all over the state of Utah and fishing some of the lesser-known waters in my home state. This past week and a half taught me a ton about fly fishing in the fall, and I wanted to share ...
  • thetroutlife.com
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  • 10/30/2016 11:54:49 PM
  • Changes Coming to Utah Fisheries Regs
  • At their Sept. 29 meeting, members of the Utah Wildlife Board — a panel of seven citizens appointed by the governor — approved a Division of Wildlife Resources recommendation to start a two-year pilot study focused on the use of corn as bait.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 10/21/2016 7:30:29 AM
  • Utah man who drowned wife in fish pond asks for parole
  • Draper • After asserting his innocence for more than two decades, David E. Mead on Tuesday admitted at a parole hearing that he committed the "unforgivable act" of killing his wife, who drowned in a fishpond at their Salt Lake City home. In addition ...
  • Salt Lake Tribune
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  • 10/18/2016 9:53:02 PM
  • 4 reasons to fish the Green River in fall
  • Quite a few fishermen exchange their rods and reels for ski poles and parkas and miss out on one of Utah's best late-season fishing destinations — the Green River. In the spring and early summer, the Green is one the best — and busiest — rivers in ...
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  • 10/18/2016 6:39:46 PM
  • Utah: DWR Seeks Input on Scofield Reservoir Fishery
  • Cutthroat trout were introduced to Scofield Reservoir several years ago. In addition to providing fun fishing, the cutthroats also eat Utah chubs. Photo courtesy of Tom Ogden The online public survey will be open until November 1. PRICE — The Division of .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 10/11/2016 7:06:33 AM
  • Wildlife board approves rules for 2017-18 fishing seasons
  • SALT LAKE CITY — Starting Jan. 1, anglers can fish with corn at eight waters in the state. At their Sept. 29 meeting, members of the Utah Wildlife Board approved a Division of Wildlife Resources recommendation to start a two-year pilot study focused on ...
  • Deseret News
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  • 10/3/2016 3:08:29 PM
  • Utah Approves Changes for 2017-18 Fishing Seasons
  • The smallmouth bass limit at Jordanelle Reservoir will change starting Jan. 1, 2017. Photo by Wayne Gustaveson Salt Lake City–You can fish with corn, at eight waters in Utah, starting Jan. 1, 2017. At their Sept. 29 meeting, members of the Utah Wildlife ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 10/3/2016 6:25:56 AM
  • Wildlife board to allow corn as bait; other fishing changes
  • SALT LAKE CITY — Anglers will be able to fish with corn at eight lakes and reservoirs in Utah starting Jan. 1, 2017. At their Sept. 29 meeting, members of the Utah Wildlife Board – a panel of seven citizens appointed by the governor – approved a ...
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  • 10/2/2016 12:00:35 AM
  • Don Allphin: Let's review fall fishing
  • There is no doubt anglers and especially recreational boaters seem to get their fill of Utah reservoirs just as the kids are back in school. Most boats are winterized and don’t get wet again until spring. What a shame! Let’s review some fall fishing ...
  • Daily Herald
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  • 9/30/2016 5:53:42 AM
  • A Western Flow
  • Rob had dreamt of exploring the canyons and gorges of Utah ever since taking a float trip down the Big Horn River (MT) in 2013. This time, however, he wanted to take the trip to the next level by utilizing BOTE’s newest fishing specific inflatable ...
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  • 9/27/2016 5:35:47 AM
  • Veggievore fish of the Triassic
  • One of these early Mesozoic fish was Hemicalypterus, known from fossils first uncovered in Utah in the 1960s. It wasn’t terribly big–at about 6.5 cm (2.5 inches) long, it would have fit comfortably into your typical home aquarium. Yet, Sarah’s study ...
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  • 9/26/2016 4:21:13 PM
  • 5 high-country spots to fish before summer ends
  • Potter's Ponds is one of the most popular family fisheries in Central Utah. Located just under 9,000 feet in elevation, the ponds are home to a stocked population (and some holdovers) of rainbow trout. The fishing is great for kids who want to use bait ...
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  • 9/19/2016 6:16:54 PM
  • Finding friendship while Fishing for Freedom
  • A veteran of WWII, Lowell Laager was a U.S. Navy Captain who transported wounded from Utah Beach on D-Day. But last week, the long-time resident of Calumet was kicking it back, sharing war stories and fishing tales with fellow veterans during the third ...
  • Hibbing Daily Tribune
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  • 9/15/2016 5:57:11 AM
  • Fishing for Freedom & finding friendship
  • A veteran of WWII, Lowell Laager was a U.S. Navy Captain who transported wounded from Utah Beach on D-Day. But last week, the long-time resident of Calumet was kicking it back, sharing war stories and fishing tales with fellow veterans during the third ...
  • Grand Rapids Herald-Review
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  • 9/14/2016 8:35:51 AM
  • When creeks dry up, where do the fish go?
  • That unusual question — focused on a fish species most people have never heard of — has launched a study along the Utah-Wyoming border. It involves a fish-finding tool most people would never have thought of: aerial drones. "Throttle is 63 percent ...
  • Casper Star-Tribune
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  • 9/8/2016 11:59:13 PM
  • When creeks dry up, where do the fish go?
  • That unusual question — focused on a fish species most people have never heard of — has launched a study along the Utah-Wyoming border. It involves a fish-finding tool most people would never have thought of: aerial drones. "Throttle is 63 percent ...
  • Daily Herald
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  • 9/8/2016 11:59:13 PM
  • When creeks dry up, where do the fish go?
  • That unusual question — focused on a fish species most people have never heard of — has launched a study along the Utah-Wyoming border. It involves a fish-finding tool most people would never have thought of: aerial drones. "Throttle is 63 percent ...
  • KSL
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  • 9/6/2016 1:53:08 PM
  • Go big at Massacre Rocks State Park
  • Perch and Utah chub minnows are also on the menu, so Rapalas, flukes and swimbaits are additional options. For fly anglers, a leech, sculpin, crayfish or woolly buggar pattern might do the trick. “I’ve caught fish on all kinds of lures down there ...
  • Idaho Statesman
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  • 9/6/2016 8:59:39 AM
  • ONE TRULY GREAT ESCAPE FLY FISHING TRIP TO UTAH OFFERS PERFECT GETAWAY.
  • PANGUITCH, Utah - Three hours. It's a baseball game, three episodes of ``E.R.,'' or less than the length of a movie with buffaloes, if you're Kevin Costner. That's the extra time it takes Southern Californians to go fly fishing in southern Utah rather than
  • thefreelibrary.com
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  • 9/1/2016 11:53:12 PM
  • Toxic algae bloom closes Utah's Scofield Reservoir to fishing, boating
  • SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A toxic algae bloom has closed popular reservoir in east-central Utah to fishing, boating and swimming ahead of the Labor Day weekend. Authorities said Wednesday that thousands of fish called chubs have died in the area affected by ..
  • KUTV
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  • 9/1/2016 6:38:14 PM
  • Toxic algae bloom closes Utah reservoir to fishing, boating
  • SALT LAKE CITY — A toxic algae bloom closed a popular reservoir in east-central Utah to fishing, boating and swimming on Wednesday, and will likely keep it closed through the Labor Day weekend. Thousands of small fish called chubs have died in the area ...
  • WRAL
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  • 9/1/2016 10:24:19 AM
  • Toxic algae bloom closes Utah reservoir to fishing, boating
  • SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A toxic algae bloom closed a popular reservoir in east-central Utah to fishing, boating and swimming on Wednesday, and will likely keep it closed through the Labor Day weekend. Thousands of small fish called chubs have died in the ...
  • Gillette News Record
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  • 9/1/2016 5:37:59 AM
  • Toxic algae bloom closes Utah reservoir to fishing, boating
  • SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A toxic algae bloom closed a popular reservoir in east-central Utah to fishing, boating and swimming on Wednesday, and will likely keep it closed through the Labor Day weekend. Thousands of small fish called chubs have died in the ...
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  • 8/31/2016 11:47:14 PM
  • Drone Video of Fly Fishing the Provo River
  • Aerial Drone Video – Fly Fishing on the Middle Provo – Heber, Utah from Coptershotz on Vimeo. Some sweet shots from the Middle Fork of the Provo River in Utah. From the video maker: “Testing out the drone on the Middle Provo River with Jim ...
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  • 8/29/2016 7:28:55 AM
  • Fishing hole update from Utah’s DWR
  • Schools may be back in session, but there’s still some time to dip a line in local fishing spots. Here’s the latest updates from the Division of Wildlife Resources as of Monday, Aug. 22 Anglers report fair fishing. One lucky angler caught a bass on a ...
  • The Davis Clipper
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  • 8/27/2016 5:32:35 PM
  • Fish bomb!
  • Watch 1,000 fish get dropped from a plane into a lake in Utah. Joey L. It doesn't hurt them because if it did the fish would tell us! Duhh. And I for one have never heard a fish say it hurts falling from a plane. Joshua R. H. these are the navy seals of ..
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  • 8/26/2016 10:27:16 PM
  • Goldfish, other species putting endangered fish in even more danger
  • (KUTV) Goldfish, among other fish, are causing problems for endangered species of fish in a Southern Utah conservatory. The Red Hill Desert Garden is a place meant to educate the public but now is temporarily closed after wildlife experts had to save an ..
  • KUTV
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  • 8/24/2016 11:12:35 PM
  • Beavers engineer better fish habitat
  • The results of the research on Bridge Creek, a tributary of the John Day River, were published in Nature’s online journal Scientific Reports by a team of scientists from Eco Logical Research Inc., Utah State University, NOAA Fisheries, the Oregon ...
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  • 8/24/2016 3:05:49 PM
  • State biologists probing fish kill from Tibble Fork dam reconstruction
  • Mike Slater, regional aquatic biologist with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, reported that there were dead fish in the north fork of American Fork Canyon, particularly just below the reservoir. He said a fish kill was not necessarily unexpected ..
  • KSL
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  • 8/23/2016 6:27:26 PM
  • Red Hills Desert Garden endangered fish removal
  • Red Hills Desert Garden endangered fish removal Crews with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources worked Monday to preserve endangered native fish species out of the Red Hills Desert Garden in St. George on Monday, Aug. 22, 2016. Check out this story on .
  • Spectrum
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  • 8/22/2016 10:24:51 PM
  • No dumping; fish removal begins at Desert Garden
  • Biologists began capturing native fish and draining the stream at Red Hills Desert Garden Monday morning, St. George, Utah, Aug. 22, 2016 | Photo by Julie Applegate, St. George News “We set this garden up to be a place where the community could come and ..
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  • 8/22/2016 10:10:32 PM
  • Utah deseret garden to close after fish introduced illegally
  • A botanical garden in southwestern Utah is closing for a week to allow for the removal of illegally introduced goldfish and other popular pet species. ST. GEORGE — A botanical garden in southwestern Utah is closing for a week to allow for the removal of ..
  • Deseret News
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  • 8/22/2016 7:33:03 PM
  • Rock art, bighorn sheep and big fish all part of easy eastern Utah hike
  • JONES HOLE, Uintah County — He stood in the middle of the trail, head down, munching on a patch of leafy greens. His four legs were attached to a muscled torso topped by a head designed to be the perfect battering ram. We were less than a mile from ...
  • KSL
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  • 8/22/2016 6:14:19 PM
  • Utah: Fish Doing Well in Restored Red Fleet Reservoir
  • Yellow perch — transferred to Red Fleet from Fish Lake — have produced thousands of offspring, including these caught in a gill net. Photo by Natalie Boren VERNAL — Biologists with the Division of Wildlife Resources have good news to report: after ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/22/2016 6:04:10 AM
  • Wildlife officials rescue fish from Utah wildfire
  • CEDAR CITY, Utah — Utah wildlife officials recently removed fish from a small creek to protect them from a nearby wildfire. KSL-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2bda9qy ) that wildlife officials say the fire can heat up the water enough to cause problems for ...
  • WRAL
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  • 8/17/2016 7:46:08 PM
  • Wildlife officials rescue fish from Utah wildfire
  • CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Utah wildlife officials recently removed fish from a small creek to protect them from a nearby wildfire. KSL-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2bda9qy) that wildlife officials say the fire can heat up the water enough to cause problems ...
  • San Francisco Gate
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  • 8/17/2016 6:27:24 PM
  • Wildlife officials rescue fish from Utah wildfire
  • CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Utah wildlife officials recently removed fish from a small creek to protect them from a nearby wildfire. KSL-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2bda9qy ) that wildlife officials say the fire can heat up the water enough to cause problems ...
  • KSL
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  • 8/17/2016 6:27:24 PM
  • Wildlife officials rescue fish from Utah wildfire
  • CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Utah wildlife officials recently removed fish from a small creek to protect them from a nearby wildfire. KSL-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2bda9qy) that wildlife officials say the fire can heat up the water enough to cause problems ...
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  • 8/17/2016 1:19:35 PM
  • Utah wildlife biologists rescue fish from path of wildfire
  • CEDAR CITY - State wildlife officers raced Monday to remove fish from a small creek northeast of Beaver as a lightning-caused wildfire loomed on the hillside above them. The Briggs Fire is burning on a ridge above Briggs Creek in the Fishlake National Fore
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  • 8/17/2016 3:46:56 AM
  • Utah's Red Hills Deseret Garden to close after fish introduced illegally
  • ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A botanical garden in southwestern Utah is closing for a week to allow for the removal of illegally introduced goldfish and other popular pet species. Steve Meismer with the Virgin River Program says the illegally introduced fish ..
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  • 8/16/2016 3:22:28 PM
  • Unwanted Fish Forces Closure of S. Utah Park
  • Pet fish are threatening other fish found naturally in a Southern Utah river. The illegal dumping of those unwanted fish is forcing the temporary closure of popular park in Saint George where the public can view and learn more about native fish. Steve ...
  • Utah Public Radio
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  • 8/16/2016 2:46:41 PM
  • Unwanted Fish Leads To Closure of S. Utah Park
  • Pet fish are threatening other fish found naturally in a Southern Utah river. The illegal dumping of those unwanted fish is forcing the temporary closure of popular park in Saint George where the public can view and learn more about native fish. Steve ...
  • Utah Public Radio
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  • 8/16/2016 2:46:41 PM
  • Southern Utah deseret garden to close after fish introduced illegally
  • ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A botanical garden in southwestern Utah is closing for a week to allow for the removal of illegally introduced goldfish and other popular pet species. Steve Meismer with the Virgin River Program says the illegally introduced fish ..
  • KUTV
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  • 8/16/2016 6:25:36 AM
  • Utah deseret garden to close after fish introduced illegally
  • ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A botanical garden in southwestern Utah is closing for a week to allow for the removal of illegally introduced goldfish and other popular pet species. Steve Meismer with the Virgin River Program says the illegally introduced fish ..
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  • 8/16/2016 4:31:04 AM
  • Desert garden to close because of illegally-introduced fish
  • The Red Hills Desert Garden, meant to be a sanctuary for some of southwestern Utah’s endangered native fish, has been polluted by illegally-introduced goldfish and other popular pet species, authorities say. The park, which is built around a 1,150-foot ...
  • Spectrum
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  • 8/15/2016 3:02:11 PM
  • Utah: Gamefish Doing Well in Restored Red Fleet Reservoir
  • Yellow perch — transferred to Red Fleet from Fish Lake — have produced thousands of offspring, including these caught in a gill net. Photo by Natalie Boren VERNAL — Biologists with the Division of Wildlife Resources have good news to report: after ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 8/15/2016 8:07:00 AM
  • Parks and Wildlife looks at doubling hunting, fishing fees
  • One hunter recommended a flat fee for a hunting license, then hunters can buy tags for the species they want. Idaho and Utah sell such licenses, he said. Lewandowski said having free fishing licenses for all anglers 64 and over is a money loser for the ...
  • Cortez Journal
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  • 8/13/2016 4:13:09 AM
  • Parks and Wildlife looks at doubling hunting and fishing fees
  • One hunter recommended a flat fee for a hunting license, then hunters can buy tags for the species they want. Idaho and Utah sell such licenses, he said. Lewandowski said having free fishing licenses for all anglers 64 and over is a money loser for the ...
  • Cortez Journal
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  • 8/12/2016 6:26:10 PM
  • This week’s local fishing reports from Utah’s DWR
  • A look at local fishing holes, courtesy of Division of Wildlife Resources, through Aug. 8. Anglers report good fishing for bluegill and catfish. One local family caught 20 catfish, all about 6 to 12 inches long. They fished with a worm on the bottom.
  • The Davis Clipper
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  • 8/12/2016 2:15:38 PM
  • Which Fly Fishing Rod Should You Buy
  • Your choice will also be influenced largely by where you intend to fish. For instance, small mountain streams in New England will require a lighter rod than large rivers in the Rocky Mountains or Utah.
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  • 8/10/2016 8:23:04 PM
  • Heber Valley Fly Fishing Festival set Friday and Saturday
  • The festival features vendor booths and classes. Proceeds from the event benefit Utah veterans and active duty personnel via the Salt Lake City Chapter of Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing. According to event organizer Julie Zicha, the festival has ...
  • Salt Lake Tribune
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  • 8/8/2016 9:41:12 AM
  • Local fishing hole reports from Utah’s Wildlife Resources
  • An angler recently reported catching two bass in 30 minutes at around 4 p.m. fishing with a grasshopper and worms. The bass seem to be active in the afternoon. The water is a little murky in some parts of the lake. The trout are deep. If you're fishing ...
  • The Davis Clipper
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  • 8/4/2016 5:31:14 PM
  • Local fishing holes open up hours of summer fun
  • Several urban fisheries in Davis, Weber and Box Elder counties are stocked with fish so that young fishers can find success and not get frustrated, said Paul Thompson, Northern Utah Aquatics Manager for the Division of Wildlife Resource. Former Ogden ...
  • Ogden Standard-Examiner
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  • 7/28/2016 6:05:11 AM
  • High elevation waters offer great summer fishing
  • You can beat the heat, have fun and enjoy breathtaking scenery by grabbing your fishing pole and heading to Utah’s mountains. Drew Cushing, Aquatic Section chief for the Division of Wildlife Resources, says high-elevation waters in Utah provide some of ...
  • The Davis Clipper
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  • 7/26/2016 12:38:16 AM
  • 5 family-friendly fishing spots to escape the heat
  • Whether you're a veteran fly angler or just learning how to fish using a worm and bobber, Utah is full of greats spots to go fishing. Here's a look at five of the best ones for families. Located just off Highway 151 past Mirror Lake in the Uinta Mountains
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  • 7/14/2016 6:10:27 PM
  • UFC Veteran Mike Pyle Isn't Ready to Go Fishing Just Yet. Wait, Yes He Is
  • Things go off-script when Pyle starts to talk about life after fighting. Two or three times each month, Pyle escapes, often to Utah, to go fly fishing. He owns part of a fly-fishing apparel company, and it's there where the retirement talk really gains ene
  • Bleacher Report
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  • 7/7/2016 11:05:05 PM
  • Thomas: The advantages of hybrid fish
  • One of the most common problems managers face is with species that tend to overpopulate. These are often non-game fish such as Utah chubs and suckers, but even game fish can get out of control. It is very common for yellow perch and brook trout to ...
  • Twin Falls Times-News
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  • 7/5/2016 8:55:37 AM
  • Hit high country for best holiday fishing
  • Expect most small waters to be heavily stocked with rainbow trout for what promises to be a busy July 4th weekend at fishing spots throughout Utah. That said, the hot weather and warming water could slow fishing at lower elevation waters. High mountain ...
  • Salt Lake Tribune
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  • 6/30/2016 8:32:55 AM
  • DWR Regional Fishing Report
  • UTAH DWR—Here are updated fishing reports from around the area. Cleveland Reservoir: Fishing is fair to good. Fish shallow water in the morning and move to deeper water in the afternoon. A variety of spinners and lures (including Jake's, Kastmaster and ...
  • Daily Herald
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  • 6/29/2016 11:57:31 PM
  • Utah DWR Gets Creative Building Willard Bay Fish Habitat
  • With little cloud cover, the afternoon heat warps the horizon at Willard Bay State Park. It’s 3 p.m. on a weekday, the south marina is busy with boaters. Standing on the dock, I’m watching boats launch into the bay when a peculiar vessel creeps into ...
  • Utah Public Radio
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  • 6/22/2016 5:39:17 PM
  • 5 local places to catch big fish with a fly rod
  • These five spots here in Utah are some of the most dependable places at which you can hook big fish on your fly rod. Long, deep and located about 45 minutes from Strawberry Reservoir, Starvation (or 'Ole Starvy' as the locals call it) boasts some of the ..
  • KSL
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  • 6/17/2016 6:21:00 PM
  • News for Page Lake Powell Arizona
  • You must sign up to be eligible to win a prize when a tagged fish is caught. Sign up here: http://wildlife.utah.gov/lake-powell-tagged-fish-contest.html There are so many choices while visiting this incredible lake. It is so beautiful to cruise Lake Powell
  • Lake Powell Life
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  • 6/14/2016 2:35:30 PM
  • Pick of the Week: Free Fishing Weekend
  • Anglers from Southern Utah Anglers - cosponsors of the event - and additional volunteers will also be on hand to help youngsters fish and help them keep their hooks baited. To add to the fun, parks and recreation will provide free hot dogs, fishing ...
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  • 6/10/2016 11:51:25 PM
  • Fish on! Free freshwater fishing this Saturday in NJ
  • DWR hatchery personnel will place extra fish in waters across Utah. DWR conservation officers and officers with the Woods Cross Police Department will be available to teach fishing and help catch them. Santee also said she encourages residents to take ...
  • Tri-County Sun Times
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  • 6/10/2016 10:25:31 PM
  • No West Virginia fishing permit needed on Saturday, Sunday
  • Children ages 15 and younger may fish without a fishing license beginning on Free Fishing Day through the following Friday, June 17, 2016. "It's a fun activity that is probably closer to home than you think". They'll attract lots of anglers, but Utah's ...
  • Bonham Journal
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  • 6/10/2016 9:42:34 PM
  • Take a Kid fishing free weekend approaching
  • Lunch and prizes are provided but participants must bring their own fishing gear. Each event runs from 9 a.m.to 2 p.m. and Southern Utah Anglers is cosponsoring the Hurricane event. Sportsmen for Fish and Wildlife is cosponsoring the event. You can fish on
  • Senegal Actu
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  • 6/10/2016 2:58:43 AM
  • Pond's Free Fishing Weekend a success
  • Paper copies are also available at DWR offices and from fishing license agents across Utah. During Free Fishing Days, anyone may fish without having to buy a fishing permit, though normal regulations remain in effect, such as limits on size and number of .
  • wwntradio.com
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  • 6/10/2016 1:47:09 AM
  • Utah DWR dumping 500 tons of rocks into Willard Bay to improve fish habitat
  • WILLARD, Utah - The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources started dumping rocks into Willard Bay Thursday. It’s a project designed to give the bottom of the reservoir a little “variety.” Crews will dump 500 tons of large rocks into the bay. It’s done ...
  • Fox 13 Now - Salt Lake City
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  • 6/10/2016 1:39:59 AM
  • Free fishing Saturday at pond
  • Close to home, easy to fish, room for kids to run and with toilets available. Paper copies are also available at DWR offices and from fishing license agents across Utah. Kids will usually want to keep trying to catch more fish. For those planning fishing .
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  • 6/10/2016 1:18:31 AM
  • Free Fishing Day is Saturday in Utah
  • If you’re an angler, or want to teach others to become one, this coming Saturday is a great time to start. It’s the annual Free Fishing Day from the state Division of Wildlife Resources, and anyone can fish without a license that day. Here’s a look ...
  • The Davis Clipper
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  • 6/9/2016 6:30:29 PM
  • Free fishing day in Utah on Saturday
  • Anglers across the state will be breaking out their fishing poles on Saturday to hit the fishing hole and catch the big one, or at least that’s the story they will tell. June 11 is Free Fishing Day in the state of Utah — one doesn't need a fishing ...
  • Spectrum
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  • 6/9/2016 6:09:01 PM
  • Free Fishing Day offered June 11
  • CEDAR CITY – Utah’s annual free fishing day will take place June 11. If you don’t have a fishing license but still want to get out on the water and catch some fish, plan on visiting the many steams, reservoirs and lakes in the area. Several free ...
  • ironcountytoday.com
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  • 6/8/2016 6:53:09 PM
  • Free fishing day events scheduled throughout Utah
  • The Division of Wildlife Resources and various other sponsors are offering special activities throughout Utah for Saturday's annual free fishing day. Anglers do not need a license to fish Saturday, though all other rules and regulations apply. Here is a ..
  • Salt Lake Tribune
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  • 6/8/2016 9:49:07 AM
  • Free Fishing Day; Division of Wildlife Resources hosts special events
  • SALT LAKE CITY — For 364 days of the year, anyone 12 years old and over who wants to fish in Utah needs to purchase a fishing license. However, one day of the year — Free Fishing Day — anyone can fish for free. This year, Free Fishing Day is ...
  • St George Utah
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  • 6/7/2016 4:02:32 PM
  • Free Fishing Day events set for Saturday
  • The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources and local communities are marking this year's Free Fishing Day on Saturday, June 11, with several events across the state, including Logan and Wellsville. The Bear River Celebration on Saturday will include live ...
  • The Herald Journal
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  • 6/7/2016 1:17:54 PM
  • Anglers urged to take DWR fishing survey
  • The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources is encouraging anglers to take a 13-question survey. SALT LAKE CITY — Should corn be a legal fishing bait in Utah? How long must a tiger muskie be before anglers are allowed to keep it? Should the size restriction ..
  • Deseret News
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  • 6/6/2016 7:31:19 PM
  • 10th annual ‘Fish-N-Fun’ catches large smiles, largemouth bass
  • Hurricane, Utah, June 4, 2016 | Photo by Sheldon Demke, St. George News Steve Miller, professional fisherman and president of Fish-N-Fun, said the event was a way to give back to the community and help the disabled enjoy an activity that is not always an .
  • St George Utah
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  • 6/5/2016 8:15:27 PM
  • Should corn be legal fishing bait in Utah? DWR wants feedback
  • SALT LAKE CITY — The Division of Wildlife Resources is proposing several new changes for Utah fishing laws in 2017 and would like feedback from the public. DWR officials are asking anglers to take the 13-question survey and give feedback on the proposed ..
  • KSL
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  • 6/3/2016 6:37:36 PM
  • Fish for free on June 11
  • The annual free fishing day in Utah will be held on Saturday, June 11. On that day, anglers can fish anywhere in the state without paying for a fishing license. The no-fee day offers a great opportunity to try out fishing for the first time or to introduce
  • KSL
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  • 5/31/2016 8:14:13 PM
  • Free Fishing Rodeo in Moline
  • 5, 2015 photo, Cara Wright, 6, fishes for brine shrimp along the beach on Antelope Island State Park, Utah with help from Karen Roberson. (Benjamin Zack/Standard-Examiner via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT. LOCAL TV OUT MOLINE, Ill. (KWQC) – The Moline ...
  • KWQC
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  • 5/31/2016 2:23:28 PM
  • 5 hot fishing holes in Utah County
  • Picture your perfect summer day—the sun is likely shining, you probably have a lemonade in one hand, and you don’t have a care in the world. Now if that picture also included a fishing pole, then we’re on the same page. Fishing is such a beloved ...
  • Daily Herald
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  • 5/21/2016 12:55:06 PM
  • 4 great spots to fish during runoff season
  • However, the tributaries to these major rivers are often clear, cold, and uncrowded. I found one such tributary in northern Utah that yielded some beautiful cutthroat trout from crystal-clear water. The fish aren't huge, but there's something incredibly ..
  • KSL
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  • 5/20/2016 6:47:03 PM
  • Best waters to fish on Memorial Day Weekend
  • If the weather cooperates, Memorial Day weekend should be a fantastic time to fish in Utah. Paul Birdsey says fishing in the state has never been better than it is right now. And late May is the perfect time to get out and enjoy it. Birdsey is the cold ...
  • Southern Utah News
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  • 5/18/2016 11:42:55 PM
  • DWR stocking community fishing ponds before holiday
  • One of the best developments for anglers in recent years has been the development of community fishing ponds throughout Utah. The idea behind these ponds is to provide a close-to-home place where kids, seniors or folks looking for a break from work can enj
  • Salt Lake Tribune
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  • 5/17/2016 9:32:16 AM
  • Utah Aquatics Division performs annual fish sampling, hopeful for future
  • A chilling early May breeze makes its way down from the Wasatch, down Heber Valley and across Jordanelle Reservoir, where Chris Crockett is setting up his boat in the marina. It’s Tuesday morning, and the sun is barely up. Most people are just getting ...
  • Daily Herald
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  • 5/9/2016 7:54:22 AM
  • Arizona Game and Fish try stocking lakes with tiger trout
  • Game and Fish spokesman Nick Walter says this is the first time tiger trout has been introduced to Arizona waters. The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources gave the tiger trout fingerlings for free last summer. The Arizona Daily Sun reports (http://bit.ly .
  • Tucson News Now
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  • 5/8/2016 4:23:48 PM
  • Utah's Rarest Fish Could Become a Sport Fish With Time
  • Listen to the full story here. Utah biologists were doing a study to recover razorback sucker last year in the Upper Colorado River, when, to their surprise, they discovered 19 individual bonytail chub in the Stewart Lake near Jensen. The bonytail are ...
  • Utah Public Radio
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  • 5/5/2016 5:31:47 PM
  • Emery County project offers something new for farmers, boaters and fish
  • Construction crews are wrapping up a big project in eastern Utah, a newly rebuilt irrigation dam on the Green River. It's considered unique because it has new features that will benefit not only farmers, but boaters and fish as well. GREEN RIVER ...
  • Deseret News
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  • 5/2/2016 6:32:36 PM
  • Updated fishing report
  • On the Utah Fishing Forum, one angler recommended targeting wipers with jigs, Gulp minnows, rattle traps and rapalas. Another angler commented that fishing early is the most productive time of the day, especially from the standpoint of avoiding ...
  • Emery County Progress
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  • 4/22/2016 7:41:44 PM
  • The allure of fly fishing isn't about the fish; it's about the adventure
  • In the words of Robert Frost, choosing a road will in fact, make all the difference. Spencer Durrant is a fly fishing writer from Utah and author of upcoming YA novel “Learning to Fly.” He also writes Cutthroat Chronicles for Fishwest and is also a ...
  • Ogden Standard-Examiner
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  • 4/21/2016 5:59:43 AM
  • CowboysCast: Fish Dishes On Cowboys + Special Guest Jack Crawford
  • Dane joins Bobby this week, and similar to Dan Hatman last week (Dan, Fish and Utah star RB Devontae Booker in this podcast), Dane thinks Cowboys fans need to be singing a different tune about Ohio State defensive end Joey Bosa. “I really don’t ...
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  • 4/5/2016 11:58:07 PM
  • St. George Fishing Derby sees kids catching joy at the end of a pole
  • Annual “St. George Fishing Derby” was held Saturday at the Tawa Ponds in St. George, Utah, April 2, 2016 | Photo by Mike Cole, St. George News Children, 12 and under, were in abundance at the ponds, learning fishing etiquette from the Utah Division of ...
  • St George Utah
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  • 4/2/2016 9:31:21 PM
  • Annual Fishing Derby offers area youth ‘the simple joy’ of fishing
  • Participants and spectators are encouraged to bring a cooler for their catches and a chair for seating. Throughout the Fishing Derby, the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources will be conducting brief fishing etiquette lessons, and donated prizes will be ...
  • St George Utah
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  • 3/31/2016 8:14:59 PM
  • Blog: Fly fishing expo opens Friday
  • It includes three raffle tickets and a chance at winning a guided fly fishing trip for two. The expo features fishing and guide vendors, some of Utah's top fly tiers, a fly casting competition, workshops and a film festival.
  • Salt Lake Tribune
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  • 3/31/2016 9:59:22 AM
  • Southeastern Utah fishing report
  • *ABAJO MOUNTAINS:* (March 29) All San Juan County waters are accessible and fishable. If you're fishing Blanding #3 and #4, try worms and PowerBait. If you're fishing for pike at Recapture Reservoir, try Rapalas. Anglers report fair fishing at Foy ...
  • Emery County Progress
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  • 3/31/2016 12:05:14 AM
  • Armed Utah Fish House Serves Up Second Amendment Support
  • The owners of a Utah fish house not only serve you the eateries staple item of fish and chips, but they also pack heat in full display while waiting on tables. Continue Reading Below Monika and Tony Siebers, the married co-owners of Utah’s Sea Bears ...
  • Fox Business
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  • 3/24/2016 4:34:13 PM
  • Ogden restaurant serving fish and chips with a side of second amendment
  • Ogden, Utah — (KUTV) An Ogden restaurant is generating local buzz for the political statement it’s making in support of the second amendment. Sea Bears on Washington Boulevard serves seafood. Customers rave about their fish and chips, but they’re ...
  • East Idaho News
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  • 3/24/2016 2:15:13 AM
  • Utah crowd-funding: A gal, a guy and a fish
  • This week's Utah Crowd-Funding Project puts a hot mess and a cool geek together with hilarious results. Salt Lake City filmmaker Andrea Kile Peterson aimed to celebrate her city's geekiness, and the wealth of local talent — particularly female talent.
  • Salt Lake Tribune
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  • 3/22/2016 9:05:37 AM
  • 5 go-to fly patterns for spring fishing in Utah
  • THE GREAT OUTDOORS — With spring comes the arrival of the first major aquatic insect hatches of the year — mayflies and stoneflies. These bugs mark the beginning of "dry fly season" across the West, and offer a relief to anglers everywhere who've spent ...
  • KSL
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  • 3/18/2016 5:09:58 PM

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