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 By AZGFD    RVing    July 1, 2017

Monument Review Could Help Arizona

President Trump's Executive Order calling for a review of expansive executive land designations under the Antiquities Act of 1906 has predictably generated a volume of debate and dire predictions.... Full story

 
 By Margie Anderson    RVing    May 1, 2017

Arizona's Wilderness Areas

There are 90 wilderness areas in our state - a total of 4,512,120 acres. That's a lot of country! But what exactly is a wilderness area, what can you do there, and how does a place become a... Full story

 
 By WOT    Wildlife    January 1, 2017

Relict Leopard Frogs Not In Need Of Federal Protection

A frog species in Arizona and southern Nevada does not need federal protection under the Endangered Species Act, thanks to the multi-partner conservation efforts of the Arizona Game and Fish Departmen... Full story

 
 By WOT    Wildlife    January 1, 2017
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WAKE ZONE/OP ED - Western Caucus Members Reject Obama's Massive 1.65 Million Acre Land Grabs

WASHINGTON, D.C.- Last week, President Obama took unilateral action and issued a Presidential Proclamation under the outdated 1906 Antiquities Act, locking-up 1.35 million acres of land in... Full story

 
 By AZBW    Wildlife    December 1, 2016

Arizona Governor Doug Ducey Issued The Following Statement

PHOENIX - In response to President Obama designating two national monuments this week in Utah and Nevada, Governor Doug Ducey issued the following statement requesting that the president respect... Full story

 

Sportsmen To Lose Again!

While the sportsmen and women of Arizona have been patiently waiting for draw results, certain organizations have been using their political clout to remove another massive chunk of real estate from... Full story

 
 By WOT    RVing    February 1, 2016

Interior Department Proposes Adaptive Management Framework For Glen Canyon Dam

The U.S. Department of the Interior has released a proposed framework for adaptively managing Glen Canyon Dam over the next 20 years with the goal of creating certainty and predictability for power... Full story

 
 By GCNP    Events   

Interior Department Proposes Adaptive Management Framework for Glen Canyon Dam

PAGE, Ariz. – *The U.S. Department of the Interior today released a proposed framework for adaptively managing Glen Canyon Dam over the next 20 years with the goal of creating certainty and... Full story

 
 By GCNP    Wildlife    November 1, 2015

National Park Service Seeks Public Input on a Backcountry Management Plan and Draft Environmental Impact Statement for Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon, Ariz. – The National Park Service (NPS) announced today another opportunity for the public to weigh in on revisions to Grand Canyon National Park’s Backcountry Management Plan (BMP).... Full story

 

Anatomy Of Deception

It is time for a true survey, one that has credentials of being unbiased and one that polls people in the thousands, not just 300.... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    August 1, 2015

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project Monthly Update

following is a summary of Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project (Project) activities in the Mexican Wolf Experimental Population Area (MWEPA) in Arizona, including the Fort Apache Indian Reservation... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    July 1, 2015

Endangered Species Updates

The following is a summary of Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project (Project) activities in the Mexican Wolf Experimental Population Area (MWEPA) in Arizona, including the Fort Apache Indian... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    March 15, 2015

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project Monthly Update

The following is a summary of Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project (Project) activities in the Mexican Wolf Experimental Population Area (MWEPA) in Arizona, including the Fort Apache Indian... Full story

 
 By AZBW    RVing    February 15, 2015

Grand Canyon Advocate Honored On Anniversary Of Park Enlargement

On the 40th anniversary of the enactment of the Grand Canyon Enlargement Act, four outdoor recreation and conservation groups presented 78-year-old Jeff Ingram of Tucson, Ariz., with a lifetime... Full story

 
 By GCNP    Events   

Grand Canyon National Park Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of The Wilderness Act September 25th

Grand Canyon, Ariz. – Grand Canyon National Park invites the public to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act on September 25th and National Public Lands Day on the September 27,... Full story

 
 By AZBW    Events   

'Everybodys Home Town Presents' - Outdoor Recreation Festival And Expo

Update July 24, 2014 *Cody Lundin, Founder, Aboriginal Living Skills School, LLC and star of Dual Survival providing educational sessions on Saturday. *Live music on the lawn with the talented... Full story

 
 By ASP    RVing    April 15, 2014

Oracle State Park Opens for Weekends

(Phoenix, AZ - April 9, 2014) - Beginning in April 2014, Oracle State Park Center for Environmental Education will be open to the public on Saturdays and Sundays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. year-round. For...

 
 By WOT    Wildlife    April 15, 2014

National Park Service Seeks Public Input On Bison Management

The National Park Service (NPS) is pleased to announce the latest step to manage the impacts of bison on the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park (GCNP). After meeting with cooperators Arizona...

 
 By ASP    Camping    April 15, 2014

Oracle State Park Opens for Weekends Year-Round; Event Schedule through April

(Phoenix, AZ - April 9, 2014) - Beginning in April 2014, Oracle State Park Center for Environmental Education will be open to the public on Saturdays and Sundays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. year-round. For... Full story

 
 By WOT    Wildlife    April 15, 2014

National Park Service Seeks Public Input on a Bison Management Plan and Environmental Impact Statement for Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon, AZ – The National Park Service (NPS) is pleased to announce the latest step to manage the impacts of bison on the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park (GCNP). After meeting with...

 
 By AZGFD    Wildlife    August 15, 2013

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Western Outdoor Times publishers note: This report by AZGFD concerns a highly controversial topic. There is much debate over this topic and other views and opinions are available from all sides. The... Full story

 
 By AZGFD    Hunting    May 15, 2012

Important Information For Sportsmen, Other Wildlife Enthusiasts — Part 2

The Arizona Game and Fish Department recently distributed information addressing an “open letter” from a constituent group describing challenges facing sportsmen. The Department provided some addi... Full story

 

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