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 By AZGFD    Events    

AZGFD's Outdoor Expo

Welcoming the wonderful outdoor activities that come with spring in the Southwest (the first day of spring is March 20) will be one of Arizona's favorite annual events: the Arizona Game & Fish...

 
 By AZBW    Events    

On The Cover

Margie Anderson recently snapped this photo of a deer poised above beautiful Bartlett Lake. He symbolizes to us the many opportunities to learn more about wildlife and outdoor activities at the two ex...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    January 15, 2015 

AZGFD Fishing Report Excerpts

Tip Of The Week At Silver Creek, Cinda Howard of Fly Fish Arizona said fishing is good but has been getting tougher. Flies of choice have been bunny leeches in tan or black, Glo Bugs, San Juan worms...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    January 15, 2015 

Arizona Pronghorn Antelope, Elk Hunt Draw Booklet Online 2015

The 2015 Pronghorn Antelope and Elk Hunt Draw Information booklet has been posted online by the Arizona Game and Fish Department at www.azgfd.gov/draw. Printed copies of the booklet should be...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    January 15, 2015 

AZGFD Seeks Input On Game Management Hunt Guidelines

The Arizona Game and Fish Department is accepting comments on improving the hunt guidelines to continue the sustainable management of the state's game animals, while providing as much hunting...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    January 15, 2015 

Arizona Game & Fish Commission To Cost-Share Repairs To Willow Beach Hatchery

The Arizona Game and Fish Commission voted to give the director of the Arizona Game and Fish Department authority to finalize a cost-sharing agreement with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service...

 
 By AZGFD    Events    

James Zieler Appointed To Arizona Game And Fish Commission

Outgoing Governor Jan Brewer on Dec. 31 announced the appointment of James Zieler to the Arizona Game and Fish Commission. Zieler has been with Salt River Project since 2008, and has served as Supply...

 
 By AZBW    Wildlife    January 15, 2015 

Arizona Game and Fish Issues Notice Of Intent

The Arizona Game and Fish Department served a Notice of Intent with the secretary of the Department of Interior and director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service). The action was taken in...

 
 By AZBW    Wildlife    January 15, 2015 

Bald Eagle Workshop

The Arizona Game and Fish Department will present their annual workshop for the public on bald eagle natural history at the Pinetop regional office at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 7. The program is free...

 
 By AZBW    Events    
 
 By AZBW    Wildlife    January 15, 2015 

Wendell Swank Is Honored And Remembered

It is with regret that we announce the passing on Jan. 2 of Wendell George Swank, a former Arizona Game and Fish Department director. Mr. Swank, who worked 15 years for AZGFD and served as director...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    January 15, 2015 

This Is Not Hunting; It's Stealing!

The Arizona Game and Fish Department is investigating the poaching of a mule deer buck that occurred in late December on the Kaibab National Forest, 10 miles south of Williams in Game Management Unit...

 
 By AZGFD    Events   

AZGFD Expo 2015

Coming early in the New Year will be one of Arizona's favorite outdoor events: the Arizona Game & Fish Department's Outdoor Expo. Expo Objective The objective of this favorite outdoor event is to...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    December 15, 2014

AZGFD Report Excerpts - As Weather Cools, Some Good Catches Reported

Tip Of The Week At Apache Lake, anglers have been catching a high number of largemouth bass in the 1-2-pound range on Lucky Craft rip baits. The Reel Deal Some reported hot spots have been Bartlett...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    December 15, 2014

Help Protect Eagle-Breeding Areas

Each year as part of its nationally-recognized and highly successful program to manage and conserve bald eagles in the state, the Arizona Game and Fish Department asks outdoor recreationists and aircr...

 
 By AZBW    Hunting    December 15, 2014

Interest In Archery Programs Soars After New Hunger Games Movie

With the recent release of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1, interest in target archery has soared, especially among young people. To assist newcomers with getting started, the Arizona Game and...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    December 15, 2014

Holiday Gifts For Outdoor Recreationists, Wildlife Lovers

What do you buy for the person who seems to have it all? Give them a gift this holiday that not only provides enjoyment for them, but also benefits wildlife conservation in Arizona. This year,...

 
 By AZGFD    Boating    December 15, 2014

Kayak-Fishing At Canyon Lake

As Arizona Game and Fish public information officer Nick Walter found out, the Boulder Creek area of Canyon Lake, because of its no-wake restrictions, is an excellent spot for beginning and expert...

 
 By AZBW    Wildlife    December 15, 2014

Mount Graham Red Squirrel Population Remains Stable

As part of a conservation program for the endangered Mount Graham red squirrel, the Arizona Game and Fish Department, U.S. Forest Service and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service conducted an annual squirre...

 
 By SAGE Society    Wildlife    December 15, 2014

Ostwinkle Receives First Golden Eagle Award

Rehabilitating and handling golden and bald eagles is an art, an art that volunteer Jerry Ostwinkle has mastered. This weekend, Ostwinkle's eagle conservation work and efforts to educate the public ab...

 
 By AZBW    Wildlife    December 15, 2014

Information Sought In Poaching Of Two Mule Deer

Arizona Game and Fish is seeking information regarding the poaching of two mule deer bucks south-east of Kingman in Game Management Unit 16A. Officers with Game and Fish need the public's help, and...

 
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 By AZGFD    Fishing    December 15, 2014

Arizona Game and Fish Commission votes to cost-share repairs to Willow Beach Hatchery

The Arizona Game and Fish Commission has voted to give the Director of the Arizona Game and Fish Department authority to finalize a cost-sharing agreement with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service...

 
 By AZGFD    Events   

Governor Brewer makes appointment to Arizona Game and Fish Commission

Mr. Zieler has been with Salt River Project since 2008, and has served as Supply Chain Manager, Operations & Maintenance Supervisor and Safety & Security Coordinator. He previously served as Chief of...

 
 By AZBW    Boating    November 15, 2014

Glen Canyon Dam Does High-Flow Release

The U.S. Department of the Interior triggered a "high-flow release" at Glen Canyon Dam beginning Nov. 10 and lasting four days. The release was part of a long-term strategy that was announced in May...

 

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