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Input can shape target-shooting policy for Sonoran Desert National Monument

BLM to conduct public meetings Jan. 19-21, comment deadline is March 15 PHOENIX — The Arizona Game and Fish Department encourages the public, especially those interested in recreational target-shooting, to provide their input on management alternatives for the Sonoran Desert National Monument near ...

Arizona Wildlife News

Arizona Game and Fish Department Wildlife News New fishing regulations to take effect Jan. 1 Some new fishing regulations will take effect beginning Jan 1. Be sure to look for the full 2017-18 Arizona Game and Fish Department fishing regulations online around the first of the year. Also, the new f...

Seasonal road closures to take effect as weather changes

Flagstaff, Ariz., Dec. 22, 2016, For Immediate Release — As winter conditions approach and the chances for snow increase, the Coconino National Forest is taking several measures to provide for the safety of visitors and protect forest resources and roads. Each year the Coconino National Forest impl...

Input on target shooting in the Sonoran Desert National Monument Sought

BLM seeks public input on target shooting management alternatives for the Sonoran Desert National Monument PHOENIX – The Bureau of Land Management (BLM)’s Phoenix District Office is seeking public input on recreational target shooting management alternatives for the Sonoran Desert National Monument...

New license a boost to Arizona military families

Spouses of active duty members qualify for resident status PHOENIX (Nov. 4, 2016) — The Arizona Game and Fish Department reminds all active duty members of the U.S. Armed Forces stationed in Arizona that they, and their spouses, may purchase resident hunting and fishing licenses. The current law s...

MEXICAN WOLF UPDATE

The Arizona Game and Fish Department has released its July report covering the recovery efforts of the Mexican Wolf in Arizona and New Mexico. This canine is subject to controversy due to conflicts between US Fish and Wildlife and New Mexico officials.  Seems the USFWS wants to release more wolves ...

Input needed to help develop recreational target shooting policy for monument

BLM to conduct public meetings Feb. 24-26, comment deadline is March 21 (Feb. 5, 2016) PHOENIX — The Arizona Game and Fish Department encourages the public, especially those interested in recreational target shooting, to provide their input for revision of a portion of the Resource Management Plan ...

Red Rock Ranger District visitors tripled over last 10 years

Flagstaff, Ariz., Feb. 4, 2016 — Visitors to the Red Rock Ranger District of the Coconino National Forest—which includes Sedona and the surrounding area—tripled in number when compared over the last 10 years. In 2015, the district recorded more than 2.84 million visitors, which is the sum of visito...

Forest Service closes Bill Williams Mountain Road for winter

WILLIAMS, Ariz. – The Kaibab National Forest is closing the Bill Williams Mountain Road, also known as Forest Road 111, for the winter season beginning at 8 a.m. Dec. 24. The steep and winding road, which goes to the top of Bill Williams Mountain just south of the City of Williams, is closed seas...

Most of Oak Creek Canyon to reopen Wednesday

Visitors urged to continue to use caution Sedona, Ariz. – This summer, Coconino National Forest managers, along with the City of Sedona, Sedona Fire District, Coconino and Yavapai Counties and State partners, have worked diligently to assess and mitigate hazards caused by the Slide Fire in Oak Cr...
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