Environment

Northern Utah hunting businesses booming despite winter’s toll on wildlife

Archery deer hunt

Last winter took a hit on deer populations in Northern Utah, but the hunting business is still...

Recreation

Northern Utah hunting businesses booming despite winter’s toll on wildlife

Archery deer hunt

Last winter took a hit on deer populations in Northern Utah, but the hunting business is still booming, retailers say.


Environment

Next big Wasatch Fault earthquake could damage homes, schools

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Is Weber County ready for the really big one? Experts say it is coming. And it could be soon.


Environment

Weber State University surging ahead as energy-efficient 'powerhouse'

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Even as Weber State University’s enrollment and campus grow, something about the school keeps shrinking — its carbon footprint.


Environment

29 under threat species that won't be protected under the Trump administration

Pacific Walrus

A comprehensive list of the plants animals left off the endangered species list and those still up in the air.


Environment

Feds reject boreal toad endangered listing; Utah to keep up conservation efforts

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Feds reject boreal toad endangered listing; Utah to keep up conservation efforts


Environment

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert lauds rooftop solar settlement

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Gov. Gary Herbert applauded stakeholders Wednesday for coming together and reaching an agreement on the future of small-scale solar in Utah.


Local

Ogden Nature Center backer launches bid to oust incumbent city council members

Kerry Wayne Ogden Nature Center

Meanwhile, the ONC director, not involved with the effort, had only words of praise for the city council, lauding her ‘positive relationship’ with officials.


Environment

Utah wildlife officials urge cougar caution, not 'paranoia' about wildlife

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“One concern I have is people getting overly concerned or even paranoid,” said Phil Douglass, outreach manager of the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources Northern Region. “We don’t want to create a paranoia over wildlife, but we want people to be aware of their surroundings...


Environment

Health officials need more funds to keep toxic algal blooms out of Utah waters

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When a harmful algal bloom popped up in Ogden’s 21st Pond this month — the first known at the water body — it served as a stark reminder that Utah waters are increasingly under threat.

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