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 By Carol L Allen    Events    

On The Cover - Calendars Fill With Great Events

As autumn arrives, followed by the holidays, and spring is not far behind, the outdoors events are already filling our calendars. Just ahead is “Monster Storm” in October, then the November...

 
 By WOT    Wildlife    October 1, 2017 

Arizona Wildlife Views TV Show Now Available On YouTube

From highlighting the Sonoran pronghorn recovery to an in-depth look at the making of a wildlife manager, the Arizona Wildlife Views TV show covered a diverse range of wildlife and topics in the last...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    October 1, 2017 

AZGFD Submits Comments On Federal Draft Mexican Wolf Recovery Plan

The Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD) has submitted its official comments on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's (FWS) draft Mexican wolf recovery plan which, when finalized, will outline a...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    October 1, 2017 

AZGFD Accepting Applications For 2017 Heritage Fund Grants

The Arizona Game and Fish Department is accepting applications for more than $400,000 in Heritage Fund grants. The deadline to submit an application is Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017 to be eligible for grant...

 
 By AZBW    Events    

Sportsmen's Expo And Arizona Boat Show® Comes Again To WestWorld Of Scottsdale

The Southwest's largest fishing, hunting, boating and travel consumer show, the International Sportsmen's Exposition and Arizona Boat Show® (ISE), will fill WestWorld's North Hall, giant Multi-Use...

 
 By AZBW    Shooting Sports    October 1, 2017 

Arizona - Local Sportsmen's Groups Awarded Almost $70,000 In Grants

The Arizona Game and Fish Department has awarded $68,357 in grant funding for local sportsmen's organizations to provide public, hands-on, mentored projects focused on the retention of new hunters...

 
 By AZGFD    RVing    October 1, 2017 

Head Out, Helmet On! Stay Safe On Your OHV

As you're gearing up to spend a weekend or a few days riding on forest roads and trails, we have one message for you: Head out, helmet on! Helmets are required for all off-highway vehicle (OHV)...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    October 1, 2017 

Arizona's Bald Eagles Expand Breeding Sites In 2017

Arizona's bald eagle population continues to soar as the number of breeding areas expanded statewide and a record 82 young hatched during the 2017 breeding season, according to an annual Arizona Game...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    October 1, 2017 

Volunteers Can Help Spotlight Endangered Black-Footed Ferrets

The Arizona Game and Fish Department is seeking volunteers to assist with fall spotlighting efforts to help document the population of endangered black-footed ferrets in Aubrey Valley and on the...

 
 By Margie Anderson    RVing    October 1, 2017 

Six Secrets To A great Road Trip

Last month, when I was writing about Grandparents' Day, I mentioned that we take our granddaughters on a big road trip/hiking trip every year. In between, we take a day now and then and just go to a s...

 
 By WOT    Wildlife    October 1, 2017 

U.S. Rep. Gosar Leads U.S. House Committee Passage

The Arizona Game and Fish Department applauds the U.S. House Natural Resources Committee for approving a bi-partisan bill that will allow the Department to better manage and conserve the bison...

 
 By WOT    RVing    October 1, 2017 

Prescribed Fire On Grand Canyon's North Rim

Visitors to Grand Canyon National Park can now learn more about the role wildland fire plays at Grand Canyon. The short film "Living with Fire in the Grand Canyon" highlights the importance of...

 
 By Carol L Allen    Events   

On The Cover - A Picture-Perfect Piece Of Paradise

From the trickle of a few springs, Oak Creek gathers water from the southern part of the Mogollon Rim to start its thirteen-mile flow through the canyon that the creek helped form. From Oak Creek...

 

Verde Valley, Arizona

Compiled By Carol L. Allen For lasting memories, visit the Verde Valley – recently named one of the Top 10 U.S. travel destinations by Lonely Planet. Located in the "heart" of Arizona, the Verde...

 

ScotteVest Offers Clothing

In an earlier article I discussed the pros and cons of wearing clothing that is obviously tactical in nature - the olive green or camo BDU pants, combat boots, etc. Those send a signal to even a...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    September 1, 2017

Bat Aid

The Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD) was awarded $12,440 in grant funding from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) to help protect the state's 28 species of bats from white-nose...

 
Arizona Wildlife Federation

Outdoors-Woman

Becoming an Outdoors-Woman workshop offers the opportunity to fulfill your hunter-education field-day requirements. The Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) workshop on Sept. 8-10 is still accepting...

 

Every Day Is Grandparents' Day

Sunday, Sept. 10 is Grandparents' Day, and this year, we salute Marge and John Anderson who have shared the wonders of outdoors with their granddaughters for over two decades (and loved every minute...

 

World Championship Dove Cook-off in Yuma

YUMA, Ariz. – Yuma’s reputation as the “Dove Hunting Capital of the United States” is well-deserved. Banners on street poles welcome hunters by the thousands. Hotels and restaurants are...

 

AZGFD Officials Honored By WAFWA

The Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA) honored four leaders from the Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD) for their conservation efforts at an awards ceremony last month....

 
 By AZBW    Wildlife    September 1, 2017

Fifty Desert Tortoises Need Forever Homes

A brutal round with a dog resulted in an amputated leg, but Tripod the three-legged desert tortoise is ready for a new home. The surgery was conducted at the Arizona Exotic Animal Hospital and since...

 
 By AZBW    Wildlife    September 1, 2017

AZGFD Takes Possession Of Newborn Fawn 'Kidnapped' From Wild

An approximately three-day-old deer fawn "kidnapped" from the wild near Salome will now be forced to a life in captivity. In August, the Arizona Game and Fish Department took possession of the days-ol...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    September 1, 2017

AZGFD Accepting Applications For 2017 Heritage Fund Grants

The Arizona Game and Fish Department is accepting applications for more than $400,000 in Heritage Fund grants. The deadline to submit an application is Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2017 to be eligible for grant...

 
 By AZBW    Events   

Lake Havasu Marine Association Named for Prestigious Award of Excellence

The Lake Havasu Marine Association has been notified that it has received the prestigious Arizona Game and Fish Department Award for Excellence. Marine Association President Jim Salscheider was...

 
 By Carol L Allen    Events   

ON THE COVER - 'Quality Of Life' Includes 'Cool'

If you know Wayne Gustaveson of Waynes Words, you have heard him say, "[the] quality of life is measured by [the] amount of time spent fishing." During the Southwest summer months, we would add this:...

 

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