Utah DWR http://kuer.org en Big Game Changes Open for Public Comment http://kuer.org/post/big-game-changes-open-public-comment <p>Last week, the Utah Divison of Wildlife released its annual agenda of proposed changes for 2014’s big game hunting season. The changes cover a wide range of hunting issues and also address a possible addition to the organization’s mule deer management plan.</p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 21:59:45 +0000 Karina Puikkonen 37505 at http://kuer.org Big Game Changes Open for Public Comment Utah Wildlife Managers Support Proposal to Remove Gray Wolf from Endangered Species List http://kuer.org/post/utah-wildlife-managers-support-proposal-remove-gray-wolf-endangered-species-list <p>After several decades of recovery efforts the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is <a href="http://www.fws.gov/graywolfrecovery062013.html" target="_blank">proposing to remove the gray wolf from the endangered species list</a>.</p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 21:45:38 +0000 Brian Grimmett 30570 at http://kuer.org Utah Wildlife Managers Support Proposal to Remove Gray Wolf from Endangered Species List New Plan Lets Ferrets, Landowners Get Along http://kuer.org/post/new-plan-lets-ferrets-landowners-get-along <p></p><div>&nbsp; The U-S Fish and Wildlife Service has worked out a framework for state agencies and private landowners to cooperate on protecting the black-footed ferret. &nbsp;It allows landowners to continue grazing or other uses on their land if they're willing to set aside some habitat for the ferrets.</div><p></p><p>Brian Maxfield, a biologist with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, says it gives the ferret's neighbors a clear understanding of what they can expect in areas where the ferrets have been re-introduced.</p><p></p> Tue, 18 Dec 2012 20:45:22 +0000 Dan Bammes 22509 at http://kuer.org New Plan Lets Ferrets, Landowners Get Along