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 By AZGFD    Boating    July 1, 2015 

AZGFD Offers Tips For Boating Safely, Responsibly

Time on Arizona's many lakes can be fun for the entire family, but great memories can only be made if that fun is done safely and responsibly. The Arizona Game and Fish Department reminds boaters and...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    July 1, 2015 

AZGFD Takes Action To Spur Development Plan

The Arizona Game and Fish Department and the Arizona Attorney General filed suit against the Department of Interior and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for failing their statutory duty to develop...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    July 1, 2015 

2016 AZGFD Heritage Fund Grants Cycle Now Open

Do you need funding to initiate or complete a wildlife conservation-related project? Are you a teacher interested in getting children outdoors to experience nature and wildlife, but don't have the bud...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    July 1, 2015 

Final Stocking Of The Spring Season Is Completed

The final stocking of the season is done until September, but Arizona Game & Fish made it a big one. Please enjoy a safe and fun summer with your families. Here's the last load sheet for the...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    July 1, 2015 

2015 Hunt Arizona Now Available Online

The 2015 edition of Hunt Arizona, the Arizona Game and Fish Department's yearly compilation of big and small game hunting statistics, is now available online at https://azgfdportal...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    July 1, 2015 

Cottonwood Woman Receives $500 Gift Card

The last thing Jenni Rice expected was to get a call from the Arizona Game and Fish Department. The Cottonwood woman had been randomly chosen to receive a $500 gift card to Sportsman's Warehouse, an i...

 
 By AZGFD    RVing    July 1, 2015 

ATV, OHV Riders Reminded About Safety Techniques

Arizona's mild start to the summer created perfect conditions for off-highway vehicle (OHV) enthusiasts to head out and view some of the state's most picturesque locations. Although "mild" is now a...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    July 1, 2015 

Arizona Game And Fish Develops Draft For Proposed Hunt Guidelines

PHOENIX -- The Arizona Game and Fish Department is seeking public comment on draft proposed hunt guidelines for the 2016-17 and 2017-18 hunting seasons. The guidelines were developed based on input...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    July 1, 2015 

Arizona Big Game Super Raffle

PHOENIX – As the deadline draws near to enter the 10th annual "Arizona Big Game Super Raffle," the Arizona Game and Fish Department is receiving inquiries about what the raffle is and how it works....

 
 By AZGFD    RVing    July 1, 2015 

Safe, Responsible OHV Riding

AZGFD encourages off-highway vehicle operators, passengers to ride safely PHOENIX - With the Fourth of July weekend upon us, many Arizona residents and visitors are planning to hop on their off...

 
 By AZGFD    Events    

Kurt R. Davis Assumes Role of AZGFD Game and Fish Commission Chairman

PHOENIX – Kurt R. Davis is the new chairman of the Arizona Game and Fish Commission. Davis will lead the five-member commission for the 2015-16 fiscal year, which began July 1. Each commissioner...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    July 1, 2015 

Pregnant Mule Deer Poached, Twins Found Dead

CHINO VALLEY, Ariz. – The Arizona Game and Fish Department is seeking information about the poaching of a pregnant mule deer in Game Management Unit 19A, east of Chino Valley. Game and Fish...

 
 By AZBW    Fishing    May 15, 2015

Only Five

ONLY FIVE -- There are only five naturally occurring populations of spikedace remaining in the world (and possibly just three). So the Arizona Game and Fish Department on Monday, May 11, helped stock...

 
 By John Anderson    Hunting    May 15, 2015

At The Ben Avery Range

Maybe you're not old enough to remember Ben Avery. I grew up reading his outdoor stories in the Arizona Republic. Ben loved the outdoors and was a heck of a writer. He started writing in 1928 and...

 
 By AZGFD    WOOT    May 15, 2015

One less spark could mean one less wildfire

PHOENIX -- A coalition of Arizona-based agencies has an important message for everyone heading outdoors this summer: Be a responsible recreationist. It only takes one spark on dry grass, leaves, branc...

 
 By AZGFD    Boating    May 15, 2015

Accidents On Water Happen; Life Jackets Save Lives

Arizona's boating season is in full swing and the Arizona Game and Fish Department geared up for it with life-jacket exchange stations at four of the state's lakes on May 16. Boaters with tattered...

 
 By WDFW    Fishing    May 15, 2015

Hatchery steelhead limits rise on Klickitat River; upper river opens early for hatchery spring chinook

Action: The hatchery steelhead daily limit will be increased to 3 fish. Up to two hatchery adult spring chinook may be kept as part of the daily limit for salmon on the upper Klickitat River....

 
 By AZBW    Wildlife    May 15, 2015

AZGFD Announces Launch Of Customer Portal, Web Site

The Arizona Game and Fish Department has announced the official launch of its new Customer Portal and redesigned Web site. The portal allows customers to create a secure account where they can manage...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    May 15, 2015

Bighorn Sheep Workshops Provide Unique Wildlife-Viewing Opportunity

An unforgiving environment, the Black Mountains northwest of Kingman feature extreme summer temperatures, steep rock faces, and hold little forage. While few may consider the setting an ideal destinat...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    May 15, 2015

Fish Hatcheries Make Memories, Conserve Wildlife, Boost Economy

Fish hatchery workers across the nation are preparing for their busiest time of the year. During the next two months, Arizona Game and Fish Department employees and volunteers will stock more than 500...

 
 By AZBW    WOOT    May 15, 2015

Apply For Grants

The Arizona Game and Fish Department is now accepting applications for $75,000 available in grant funding for local sportsmen's organizations to provide public, hands-on, mentored projects focused on...

 
 By AZBW    Events   

On The Cover

This is an incredibly beautiful and cool spot to visit in the summer. Havasu Falls is located 1½ miles (2.4 km) from Supai. (Havasupai Trail is the main trail to Supai, Ariz. and to Havasu Falls.) It...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    May 15, 2015

Game and Fish seeks input on draft hunt guidelines

PHOENIX – Based on public input received this year, the Arizona Game and Fish Department has developed a first-draft revision of the hunt guidelines and wants to hear more about how this revision...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    May 15, 2015

Online applications for 2015 fall hunts now being accepted

PHOENIX – The Arizona Game and Fish Department now is accepting online applications for 2015 hunt permit-tags issued through the draw process for deer, fall turkey, fall javelina, bighorn sheep,...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    May 15, 2015

2015 "Hunt Arizona" Now Available Online

PHOENIX – The 2015 edition of “Hunt Arizona,” the Arizona Game and Fish Department’s yearly compilation of big and small game hunting statistics, is now available online at...

 

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