Two wildlife conservation groups said Wednesday they intend to file a lawsuit contending that several federal agencies are relying on an outdated plan to save a rare bird found only in Colorado and Utah.
After the Turkey Farm Road Fire fried nearly 12,000 acres north of St. George, in mid-July, including large swaths of the Red Cliffs National Conservation Area that was set aside in 2009 as habitat for the threatened Mojave desert tortoise, biologists worried what they would find in its wake.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Sep 11th - 2:30pm
A plan for major renovations to turn a century-old structure into an outdoor recreation hub received a thumbs-up from an important Salt Lake City history commission last week, marking another step in moving the project forward.
John Flesher, Associated Press | Updated Sep 5th - 11:25am
Environmental Protection Agency chief Andrew Wheeler on Thursday defended the Trump administration's record on protecting the nation's air and water and said a second term would bring a greater focus on pollution cleanups in disadvantaged communities and less emphasis on climate change.
With summer winding down, many Utah families will use this Labor Day weekend as an opportunity to get outdoors and have some fun in the warm weather. Experts from Utah State Parks and Intermountain Healthcare are urging you to take precautions while driving, boating and off-roading this weekend.