When Sonny Tapia first went into the forest after the Wallow Fire, the devastation brought tears to his eyes. The lifelong resident of eastern Arizona feels as comfortable in the surrounding wilderness as he does in his living room. “Seeing the places I grew up camping as a kid, the beauty was just gone,” he […]
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The Arizona Game and Fish Department is moving forward with plans to build a shooting range east of Flagstaff. Last year, the AZGFD purchased the 160 acre Foster Ranch near Walnut Canyon National Monument with the intention of developing a range. The department has been looking for a suitable location for a shooting facility for […]
Jan 26. Four Forest Restoration Initiative stakeholders group meets at the AZ Game and Fish Pinetop office. The monthly meeting about the Cocoino, Kaibab , Tonto, and Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests is open to the public. Information is available through the Ecological Restoration Institute, 928-523-6228.
March 26-27 Organizers of the annual Arizona Game and Fish Department say vendor space is still available. The annual event will be held at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility, 4044 W. Black Canyon Blvd., Phoenix. Attendees can test archery skills, see wildlife demonstrations, attend workshops and see OHV and boating exhibits. More information or a […]