Officers on patrol

DWR conservation officers work to protect Utah's wildlife.

The dispatches below are a fraction of our ongoing efforts to protect your wildlife. If you have information on illegal wildlife-related activities, please let us know. Our success depends on the help of ethical sportsmen, like yourself.

Multiple pronghorn poached in Uintah County

In early February, 2019, conservation officers with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources (DWR) were dispatched to a location east of Jensen, Utah where two buck pronghorn had been killed and left to waste.

Cedar City doe and fawn poached

IRON COUNTY — On March 3, 2019, Utah Division of Wildlife Resources (DWR) Conservation Officer Kody Jones located a poached doe and fawn deer.

Residency fraud is a serious crime

With the big game hunt application period upon us, conservation officers with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources (DWR) wish to issue a friendly reminder that residency fraud is a serious crime that steals opportunity from lawful applicants.

More than 30 ducks and geese killed in Springville

On Monday, January 14, 2019, a concerned citizen called local conservation officers to report multiple dead ducks along Spring Creek Place Road in Springville, Utah. During the investigation, officers found that several of the birds had most likely been shot with a pellet gun.

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