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Black Mesa Ranger District burning slash piles

Heber-Overgaard, AZ –January 23, 2017; —The Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests’ Black Mesa Ranger District will be burning 30 acres of slash piles east of the...
Young, AZ

FWS meet with Young constituents on Mexican Gray Wolf

The US Fish and Wildlife Wolf Team (FWS) held a town hall meeting at the Community Center in Young, Arizona on the evening of...
Heber AZ

House Passes Gosar-Pearce Amendment Allowing for Responsible State Management of Mexican Wolf Populations

Below is a press release from Arizona Congressman Paul Gosar’s website dated July 14, 2016. He and Steve Pearce of New Mexico have teamed...
heber overgaard az

Rim Country Fishing Report

December 29, 2016 By James Goughnour Rim Country Custom Rods 480.495.1351 Two items of interest are topping the discussions among Rim Country anglers: First, a public meeting will...
heber overgaard az

Apache-Sitgreaves provides Arizona State Capitol Christmas Tree

Springerville, AZ –November 22, 2016; — The Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests were recently honored to handpick a big blue spruce (Picea pungens) for this year’s...

2017 Spring Hunt Draw Results Now Available

PHOENIX – The wait is over for hopeful hunters who applied for a 2017 spring hunt permit-tag. To view the draw results for the spring...
white mountains, az

Fall Colors in northeastern AZ

Many of us recently took the drive to the White Mountains to get a better view of the fall leaves. I know because I...
heber overgaard az

Electrofishing reveals tiger trout fishing tips

Caught a tiger trout, yet? Try fishing the shorelines at Woods Canyon Lake. Many of our fish biologists were on the water at Woods electrofishing...

Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests selling Christmas tree cutting permits through the mail

Heber-Overgaard, AZ; October 27, 2016 –Do you normally purchase your Christmas tree permit at the Mogollon Rim Visitor Center? If so, we are recommending...
heber overgaard az

Hunters, please save that tracking collar—Wildlife management relies on valuable data

PHOENIX — The Arizona Game and Fish Department is encouraging hunters who harvest a big game animal affixed with a GPS or VHF tracking...