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 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 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    Fishing    April 15, 2015

Attention Anglers: Tagged Trout To Be Stocked Into Two White Mountains Rivers

PHOENIX -- The Arizona Game and Fish Department is implanting radio tags into a small percentage of hatchery-raised Apache trout that will be stocked into the East Fork of the Black and the Little...

 
 By AZGFD    Events   

Volunteers Put Forth "Monumental" Effort

SONORAN DESERT NATIONAL MONUMENT – Almost two dozen volunteers spent Saturday morning bagging, bucketing or dragging more than four tons of trash – enough to fill a 20-yard dumpster – from along...

 
 By AZGFD    Events   

Arizona Game and Fish announces launch of new Customer Portal and website

April 30, 2015 "I Support Wildlife™" program gives public the opportunity to contribute to wildlife conservation The Arizona Game and Fish Department today announced the official launch of its new...

 

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