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 By AZGFD    Boating    August 1, 2016

Life Jackets Are Prerequisite To Safety

Summer in the Southwest means fun on the water for many Arizona families, and the Arizona Game and Fish Department encourages everyone heading to area lakes to ensure they are wearing a life jacket...

 
 By AZBW    Hunting    July 1, 2016 

Governor Signs HB 2324 As A Boost To Arizona Military Families

A bill to allow spouses of active duty military personnel stationed in Arizona to qualify for Arizona resident hunting and fishing licenses has been signed into law. Governor Doug Ducey signed House...

 
 By Doug Burt    Shooting Sports    July 1, 2016 

Fighting The Good Fight

While my focus and much of Hunting And Angling Heritage Workshop Group’s (HAHWG’s) effort is on recruitment and retention. There are other groups fighting the good fight at a higher level. I got...

 
 By AZBW    Camping    July 1, 2016 

Campers Need To Be Bear Aware

As many people celebrate the summer weekends by going camping, the Arizona Game and Fish Department reminds campers and all outdoor recreationists to be bear aware. A few simple precautions can go a...

 
 By John Koleszar    Wildlife    July 1, 2016 

Water For Wildlife

Each year, Arizona's conservation groups help raise close to $2,000,000.00 through the auction and raffle tags for all of the big game species in Arizona. There are two tags that are auctioned and...

 
 By AZBW    Boating    June 1, 2016

Quagga-Affected Waters Grow

Conclusive evidence of quagga mussels has recently been discovered at Canyon, Saguaro and Apache lakes, major recreational waters on the Tonto National Forest. The Arizona Game and Fish Department lis...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    June 1, 2016

AZGFD - Trout Challenge

Arizona's Trout Challenge Program was developed to encourage anglers to learn more about fishing opportunities in the state. Arizona Game and Fish Department manages many waters statewide to provide...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    June 1, 2016

Phoenix's Newest Residents

Peregrine Chick Weak Legs Required Splints At press time, we at AZBW/WOT are hoping for a good outcome. After more than 30 days of anticipation by viewers around the world, the first of downtown Phoen...

 
 By John Koleszar    Hunting    June 1, 2016

Wake Zone, Op-Ed - May 22, 2036 Watch What The Future Holds:

'This is the end'... Jim Morrison, 1967 The annual hunting season, long declared to be barbaric by the social media watchdogs, was officially cancelled today by the Arizona Species Specialists, a...

 
 By Margie Anderson    RVing    June 1, 2016

Arizona Summer Fun

When the weather starts heating up in Arizona, everyone begins to long for a large body of water to dive into. In an ideal situation, this body of water would also be beautiful and have lots of things...

 
 By AZBW    Events   

Downtream - Events Calendar, June 2016

BEYOND ARIZONA FUR AND FEATHER ANIMAL ASSISTANCE, INC.: Ongoing — A permanent residential facility for dogs and cats designed for comfort, well being, and CARE for LIFE. Where Every "One" Deserves...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    June 1, 2016

Arizona - Mountain Lion Cub Gets New Home

An orphaned mountain lion cub rescued by Arizona Game & Fish now has a new home at Out of Africa Wildlife Park. The mountain lion cub that was rescued near Sells, Ariz., has recovered and was...

 
 By AZBW    Events   

Downstream - Events Calendar, May 2016

We send our best wishes to Loren Finnell for a speedy and complete recovery. Editor’s Note: Please submit announcements for AZBW/WOT's calendar of events —-"Downstream" — to editor@azbw.com. To...

 
 By Doug Burt    Hunting    May 1, 2016

AZGFD Offers Training, Experience For All Ages

Robbins Butte Youth-Only Dove Hunt Robbins Butte Wildlife Area (RBWA) is about seven miles southwest of Buckeye and comprises more than 1,600 acres. RBWA was purchased for its potential as waterfowl h...

 
 By John Koleszar    Wildlife    May 1, 2016

Wake Zone Op-Ed - Buffalo

For those who are not aware, the State of Arizona has wild buffalo / bison. Those animals were brought to Arizona by one Charles "Buffalo" Jones in 1906. His dream was to create a hybrid animal and he...

 
 By AZBW    Wildlife    May 1, 2016

Orphaned Mountain Lion Gets New Home at Out of Africa

Sedona, AZ: An orphaned mountain lion cub rescued by Arizona Game and Fish has a new home at Out of Africa Wildlife Park in Camp Verde, Arizona, 30 minutes south of Sedona. The mountain lion cub was...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    May 1, 2016

Public Invited To Tucson Area Wildlife Bridge And Underpass Dedication

Joint announcement from Coalition for Sonoran Desert Protection, Sky Island Alliance, Tucson Audubon Society, the Arizona Game and Fish Department, Pima County, the Regional Transportation Authority,...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    May 1, 2016

Quagga-Affected Waters Grow: AZGFD Identifies Apache, Saguaro, Canyon Lakes

PHOENIX – Conclusive evidence of quagga mussels has recently been discovered at Canyon, Saguaro and Apache lakes, major recreational waters on the Tonto National Forest. Effective May 1, the...

 
 By WDFW    Fishing    May 1, 2016

Lake Aberdeen To Close For Kids-Only Fishing Event

Action: Close Lake Aberdeen to fishing by the public for 12 hours prior to the kids-only fishing event. Lake Aberdeen will reopen at 5:30 a.m. on May 14, 2016. Effective dates: 5:30 p.m. May 13...

 
 By AZGFD    Shooting Sports    May 1, 2016

BASF Introduces Exciting Target-Shooting Experience

PHOENIX - "Clang!" That distinctive sound of a bullet hitting steel soon will be ringing out every third Saturday of the month on the small bore range at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility in north...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    May 1, 2016

Peregrine Cam Goes Dark As Efforts Underway To Save Chick

PHOENIX -- A peregrine falcon chick hatched in a nest box on a downtown Phoenix high-rise was seen struggling this weekend, causing the Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD) to take action. The...

 
 By AZBW    Camping    May 1, 2016

Arizona - Pioneer Pass Campground Closed After Bear Sightings

Globe, Arizona, May 19, 2016, —For Immediate Release. –Tonto National Forest officials issued a temporary closure at the Pioneer Pass Campground in the Pinal Mountains, because of repeated bear...

 
 By AZBW    Events   

Downstream

BEYOND ARIZONA Editor's Note: Please submit announcements for AZBW/WOT's calendar of events --"Downstream" - to editor@azbw.com. To guarantee placement, as room allows, items must be received by the...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    April 1, 2016

Excerpts From AZGFD Fishing Report

Tip Of The Week At Lake Havasu, a.k.a. Arizona's West Coast, anglers can have banner days on the bedding smallmouth bass. Crappie and largemouth bass will follow with their egg protecting endeavors. (...

 

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