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 By AZBW    Hunting    April 15, 2015 

Upgrades Coming To Ben Avery Shooting Facility's Main Range

When the Ben Avery Shooting Facility's main range opens bright and early June 4, recreational shooters will zero in on several improvements: An earthen berm that serves as a backstop for 67 shooting...

 
 By AZBW    Fishing    April 15, 2015 

Fisheries Management To Be Discussed April 21

The Arizona Game and Fish Department has hosted one and plans another public meeting to discuss a change in the management of sport and native fisheries in the West Fork of the Black River in Apache...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    April 15, 2015 

Elk, Pronghorn Antelope Hunt Draw Results Available Now

The Arizona Game and Fish Department has completed its 2015 hunt draw for elk and pronghorn antelope. The results are available by visiting https://az.gov/azgfd/draw/home.xhtml and scrolling down to...

 
 By AZBW    Events    

On The Cover

Thanks again go to Bob Brown of Media Directions for another striking photo of a bathing beauty gracing a boat. Even though we know she should be wearing a pfd (and no doubt she donned one just after...

 
 By AZBW    Events    

AZGFD Outdoor Expo Draws More Than 31,000

Despite record temperatures, the Arizona Game and Fish Department’s 2015 Outdoor Expo presented by Shikar Safari Club International, held March 28-29 at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility in Phoenix,...

 
 By ASP    RVing    April 15, 2015 

Celebrate Earth Day At 'Bat Day,' April 18-19 At Kartchner Caverns

Kartchner Caverns State Park will celebrate Earth Day and the return of the Myotis velifer bat colony to Kartchner Caverns State Park at "Bat Day" on Saturday, April 18 and Sunday, April 19 from 9...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    April 15, 2015 

Too Many Tortoises, Not Enough Homes

Are you fascinated by reptiles? Do you have a yard big enough for a dog, but no time to take one for daily walks? Is someone in your family allergic to pets with fur or feathers? If so, consider...

 
 By AZBW    Wildlife    April 15, 2015 

Pronghorn Fawns Get Help Through Coyote Removal

The Arizona Game and Fish Department was finishing a successful program to help the state's struggling antelope population. The department conducted lethal removal of coyotes until mid-April, to...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    April 15, 2015 

Valley Man Charged In Captive Bengal Tiger Case

A Valley man charged with possessing two Bengal tigers, which are restricted in Arizona, appeared in Maricopa County Superior Court last week. After a nearly year-long investigation, Fahad Zeshawn...

 
 By AZBW    Events    
 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    April 15, 2015 

1,000 Free Fishing Licenses

PHOENIX – One thousand youth hunt/fish licenses will be given away free of charge at the "Bonsall Park 1,000 Youth License Giveaway," on Saturday, April 25 in Glendale. The giveaway coincides with a...

 
 Fishing    April 15, 2015 

Two Sections Of The Yakima River To Open For Spring Chinook Fishing

Action: Open two sections of the Yakima River to fishing for hatchery spring chinook salmon. Species affected: Hatchery chinook salmon. Locations & Dates: Area 1: Open daily May 2 through June 15 from the Hwy. 240 bridge in Richland (river mile 2.1)...

 
 By AZGFD    Events   

Get Your Motor Running At The AZGFD Outdoor Expo

Get ready to climb into an OHV and go for a ride at the Arizona Game and Fish Department Outdoor Expo presented by Shikar Safari Club International. A 50- by 100-yard OHV track is the newest addition...

 
 By AZBW    Wildlife    March 15, 2015

Arizona's Wildlife Can Benefit From Your Donation At Tax Time

Did you know that your state taxes do not support the conservation of Arizona's wildlife, but your donations do? Taxpayers can help the state's wildlife at tax time by "making a mark" on their state...

 
 By AZBW    Hunting    March 15, 2015

Responsible Shooting Practices Emphasized In Initiative

A growing number of outdoor recreationists are getting involved in an effort to ensure continued access to public lands in Arizona by promoting outdoor ethics. The Respected Access is Open Access in...

 
 By Douglas Burt    Hunting    March 15, 2015

Letter To HAHWG Attendees

Doug Burt is the Hunting and Shooting Sports Program Manager at Arizona Game and Fish Department. Hunting And Angling Heritage Work Group, Well you all have done it again - you have all blown me away! The Winter HAHWG meeting had a great turnout and...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    March 15, 2015

Mexican Wolf Population Exceeds 100

The following news release was issued jointly by the Arizona Game and Fish Department and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: Population survey shows a 31 percent increase in the population. The Mexican...

 
 By Wayne Gustaveson    Fishing    March 15, 2015

Lake Powell Report

The striper hot spot this week at Lake Powell is Good Hope Bay. This will be a recurring theme in 2015. Striper numbers and shad forage are higher in the northern lake. Reports from Good Hope this...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    March 15, 2015

Willow Beach National Fish Hatchery - Agreement Finalized

The Arizona Game and Fish Department, in cooperation with Mohave County and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), succeeded on March 4 in executing agreements to restore rainbow trout stocking...

 
 By AZBW    Events   

Arizona Senate Confirms Zieler As Game And Fish Commissioner

The Arizona State Senate confirmed law-enforcement veteran James S. Zieler as the newest member to serve on the Arizona Game and Fish Commission. "It is an honor to be selected to serve on the...

 
 By azgfd    Fishing    March 15, 2015

AZGFD Mid-March Fishing Report Excerpts

The Reel Deal Spring fishing is here in all its bedding-bass, crisp-morning glory. Yet the vernal equinox, or the first day of spring when the Earth is neither inclined toward, nor away, from the...

 
 By AZBW    Events     
 By WDFW    Hunting    March 15, 2015

Commission Set To Take Action On Hunting Rules

OLYMPIA - The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission is scheduled to take action on proposed changes to state hunting rules for deer, elk, upland birds and other game species at a public meeting...

 
 By WDFW    Fishing    March 15, 2015

Cases Pond Will Open For Spring Break

Action: Opens Cases Pond to fishing by juvenile anglers (under 15 years of age). Effective dates: April 11 through April 19, 2015. Species affected: All game fish. Location: Cases Pond (Pacific...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    March 15, 2015

2015 Fall Hunt Recommendations Available For Review

The Arizona Game and Fish Department has made the 2015 fall hunt recommendations for deer, turkey, javelina, bighorn sheep, buffalo, bear, mountain lion, and predators and furbearers available for...

 

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