Arizona Hunting News

Webcast About Arizona's Kofa Sheep And Mtn Lions
The Arizona Game and Fish Department invites the public to a free educational presentation on Wednesday, September 23 to learn about the natural history, management efforts, and biological and social issues related to mountain lions and bighorn sheep in Arizona.
Arizona Lion Killed for Preying on Kofa Sheep
The Arizona Game and Fish Department on Tuesday afternoon lethally removed a mountain lion known to be preying heavily on bighorn sheep in the Kofa Mountains Complex Predation Management Area in southwestern Arizona.
Concern Over Arizona's Kofa Sheep Herd Elevated
Biologists recently presented the Arizona Game and Fish Commission with compelling data indicating that recovering the critically important Kofa desert bighorn sheep herd from near record-low population levels will be challenging due to additive mountain lion predation.
RMEF Releases Annual Elk Hunt Forecast
Elk and elk hunting opportunities are plentiful across the U.S. and Canada, and the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation has just released its annual roundup of hunt forecasts for 27 states and provinces.
Arizona GFD Offers Black Bear Hunting Workshops
Come and get years worth of knowledge on how to find, stalk, call, judge and harvest Arizona's black bear during the fall hunting season from a veteran Arizona Game and Fish wildlife manager.
Arizona GFD Offers Grants for Mentored Hunt Camps
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is now offering $25,000 in grant funding to qualifying non-profit hunting organizations, sportsmen's groups, wildlife conservation groups, and rod and gun clubs to host mentored hunting camps for first-time hunters.
Arizona Hunting Seasons Revisions Survey
The Arizona Game and Fish Department has launched an online Zoomerang survey to collect input on the proposed revisions under consideration for the hunt guidelines that will shape the 2010-11 and 2011-12 hunting seasons.
Arizona Bighorn Sheep Deadline June 22
The deadline for the draw to participate in the Arizona Game and Fish Department's popular Bighorn Sheep Workshops is quickly approaching.
Arizona GFC Votes to Join Fight Against CBD
The Arizona Game and Fish Commission voted unanimously yesterday to file an amicus curiae brief in support of the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in a lawsuit filed by the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) regarding land management on the Arizona Strip.
Arizona Fall Hunt Apps Due June 9th
It may be 100 degrees outside, but fall is right around the corner - the fall hunting application deadline, that is.