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 By John Anderson    Hunting    July 1, 2019 

Gun Talk

There isn't much hunting going on this month, and it's a bit warm to go out shooting (unless you pay for an indoor range), but that doesn't mean you shouldn't be training. This is a great time for...

 
 By Carol L Allen    Events    

Arizona Outdoor Hall Of Fame

Congratulations To These Winners! Make plans to attend the Wildlife for Tomorrow Foundation's 22nd annual Arizona Outdoor Hall of Fame Banquet and honor your fellow conservationists on Saturday, Aug....

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    July 1, 2019 

Arizona Deer, Turkey, Youth-Only Javelina Hunt Permit-Tags Available

PHOENIX - Arizona hunters will have an opportunity to receive a hunt permit-tag for select 2019 deer, fall turkey and fall youth-only javelina hunts. There are 968 leftover hunt permit-tags available...

 
 By AZGFD    RVing    July 1, 2019 

OHV Safety

As many people are gearing up to spend time outdoors this summer, the Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD) reminds everyone planning to ride an off-highway vehicle (OHV) to do so safely and...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    July 1, 2019 

Tortoise Battles Moving Car

In a battle against a moving vehicle, a Sonoran desert tortoise is most certain to lose every time. While "Charlie," a 20-plus-year-old tortoise, escaped with its life in this instance - albeit with...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    June 1, 2019

AZGFD Reminds Public To Leave Baby Wildlife Alone

Rising temperatures and longer days mean spring is here and newborn wildlife are likely exploring the world around them. The Arizona Game and Fish Department understands the public's desire to help...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    June 1, 2019

American Black Bear

Bears are now on the move; the public is reminded not to feed wildlife. Arizona’s bears are on the move in search for an easy meal, and the Arizona Game and Fish Department reminds everyone to be...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    May 1, 2019

AZGFD Warns Of Possible Rabies

AZGFD Warns Of Possible Rabies Exposure As Temperatures Warm Spring has sprung, temperatures are trending upward and people and pets are on the move outdoors - that means potential exposure to rabies...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    May 1, 2019

Eagle Nesting Efforts End

Nesting Efforts End At Lake Pleasant Eagles' nest is now empty after four attempts to produce hatchling. For the past four months, viewers have been treated to round-the-clock glimpses of a pair of...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    May 1, 2019

Arizona Game and Fish Department Hunt Recomenndations

Proposed Fall/Spring Hunt Recommendations Available For Review The Arizona Game and Fish Department's proposed hunt recommendations for the 2019-20 fall deer, turkey, javelina, bighorn sheep, bison,...

 
 By WOT    Events   

Arizona Game And Fish Outdoor Expo

The numbers are in, and last weekend’s Arizona Game and Fish Department Outdoor Expo had the largest turnout in the event’s 15-year history. The expo, presented by Shikar Safari Club...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    May 1, 2019

Arizona Game & Fish Commission Considers Rule

Public comment period runs to May 12. The Arizona Game and Fish Commission is proposing to adopt a rule that would prohibit using any lethal method of take during a hunting contest for predatory and...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    May 1, 2019

Ninth Circuit Upholds Motorized Big Game Retrieval

(This news release was issued by the Arizona Attorney General's Office.) The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the limited use of motor vehicles to retrieve lawfully taken elk and bison on the...

 
 By AZGFD    Boating    May 1, 2019

Safe Boating Week

Life jacket exchange events kick off Safe Boating Week on Saturday, May 18 PHOENIX - Safe Boating Week is on the horizon and the Arizona Game and Fish Department will kick off the national campaign...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    May 1, 2019

Arizona Hunting Regulations

Deadline: 7 p.m. (Arizona time), Tuesday, May 14 PHOENIX – The Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD) has posted the 2019-20 Arizona Hunting Regulations online at www.azgfd.gov/draw. The departmen...

 
 By AZGFD    Events   

AZGFD Launches Online Purchasing Service

AZGFD Launches Enhanced Online License Purchasing Service Includes mobile-friendly purchase option for smartphones, tablets PHOENIX — Got five minutes? In the amount of time it takes to make an...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    May 1, 2019

AZGFD Hunting And Angling Grants Available

June 18 Deadline To Apply For Local Sportsmen's Group Grants PHOENIX – The Arizona Game and Fish Department is accepting applications for $75,000 in annual grant funding for local sportsmen's...

 
 By AZGFD    Fishing    May 1, 2019

AZGFD To Close Tonto Creek, Canyon Creek Fish Hatcheries

The Arizona Game and Fish Department will close the Canyon Creek and Tonto Creek fish hatcheries, located in the Payson area of the Tonto National Forest, to the public during select dates for...

 
 By AZGFD    Events   

AZGFD Commission To Meet May 10 In Prescott

PRESCOTT, Ariz. — The next meeting of the Arizona Game and Fish Commission will be Friday, May 10, at the Prescott Resort & Conference Center, Granite Mountain Conference Room, 1500 AZ-69,...

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    May 1, 2019

2019 Fall Hunt Draw Last For Paper Applications

PHOENIX — The time has come for Arizona’s big game hunters to say goodbye to paper hunt draw applications. All applicants are reminded that the 2019 fall draw cycle, which is underway, is the...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    May 1, 2019

Moving Car Can't Stop Recovered Tortoise

A moving Car couldn't stop Charlie a recovered tortoise seeking an adoptive home. PHOENIX — In a battle against a moving vehicle, a Sonoran desert tortoise is most certain to lose every time. While...

 

Non-Lead Ammo

For quite a while now, waterfowl hunters have been required to use shotgun shells that do not contain lead. Seems the lead pellets in the water get ingested accidentally by waterfowl and it is toxic...

 
 By AZGFD    Shooting Sports    April 1, 2019

Arizona Elk Tags Available

Arizona hunters still have an opportunity to receive a hunt permit-tag for select 2019 elk hunts. There are 744 leftover hunt permit-tags - 668 for the minimal occurrence zone/low density (general)...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    April 1, 2019

AZGFD Delivers Significant Wildlife Items To Native American Tribes

Whether it's the full hide of a fallen bear, an empty tortoise shell, antlers shed onto the forest floor or a found eagle feather, wildlife binds Arizona's Native American tribes to the world around t...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    April 1, 2019

Arizona Outdoor Hall Of Fame

Deadline to submit nominations is April 30. The Wildlife for Tomorrow Foundation is soliciting nominations for this year’s inductees into the Arizona Outdoor Hall of Fame. The Outdoor Hall of Fame...

 

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