Begin now to make your backyard a friendly place for wildlife. The Department of Natural Resources and Utah State University have developed this guide to help you design a residential yard that supports and attracts native birds, mammals, reptiles, and a
Register online for courses leading to water and wastewater certifications.
Read the latest article on cold weather fishing on Utah's Bear Lake in the Wildlife Review Magazine. Ice fishing here for the Bonneville whitefish is some of the best anywhere.
The Utah Department of Agriculture and Food has received special funding in the amount of $2.5 million to help purchase grass seed as part of the unprecedented rehabilitation of grazing lands burned in the Milford Flat Fire in Beaver and Millard Counties
The Utah Arts Council is pleased to announce the winners of the 2008 Visual Arts Fellowships: Utah artists Adam Bateman of Salt Lake City and Eileen Doktorski of Logan.
Interim Highlights is a monthly publication of the Utah State Legislature, covering issues addressed during their monthly interim meetings.
Among the changes that will take place on the first of the year are:
* The state sales tax rate has been reduced from 4.75% to 4.65%.
* The tax on food and food ingredients has been reduced to 3.0% statewide. This includes the state rate of 1.
Two new license plate designs featuring the Utah "Life Elevated" logo are becoming standard issue plates.
This issue of Workforce News deals with the number and employment size of establishments in the three-county area.
Th is issue discusses the employment size
of companies in the Wasatch North region. Read about the small employers of northern Utah.
After three and a half years of being closed for renovation the Utah State Capitol will be opening again to the public! The Capitol has been seismically retrofitted and restored to the original architect?s specifications. In order to celebrate this event,
With the state of Utah at basically full employment, a major talent recruiting
initiative by the Governor?s Office of Economic Development (GOED), in conjunction with the private sector and other state agencies, has been developed over the past several m
Learn more about The Climate Registry and Utah's involvement as a board member. Hear about the advantages to local industries and organizations who sign on as a Utah Founder. National experts will also be on hand to answer questions.
Date: November 20
Dean Wilson of the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources discusses Utah's wild turkeys in this edition of Utah Wildlife Radio. Register by November 23rd for the upcoming turkey hunting clinic. The 2008 Wild Turkey Draw begins on November 28th.
Read about the State's strategy for more efficient energy use in transportation.
Find the latest drilling, production, and price data for oil and gas.
The Census of Agriculture, taken every five years, is a complete count of U.S. farms and ranches and the people who operate them. The Census looks at land use and ownership, operator characteristics, production practices, income and expenditures and many
Utah is one of the first states to have a statewide collaborative initiative to address climate change issues. This new web resource will provide a single point of entry to all climate-related activities involving state government.
The Utah Department of Community and Culture provides a multitude of services to citizens across the state. Its divisions include the Utah State Library, Museum Services, Ethnic Services, Housing, and the Utah Arts Commission.
Use this map to quickly find agricultural extension offices across the state of Utah.
Monthly brownbag discussions are sponsored by the Center for Multicultural Health.
Jessica Van Buren, State Law Librarian, indicates that the state's HeinOnline subscription now includes the U.S. Congressional Documents library. This provides state agencies with access to the:
* Congressional Record (1873-1889 and 1992-2003, with
Read about the plans in the Utah Travel Blog.
The State Library is providing Braille calendars, compliments of the American Action Fund for Blind Children and Adults. You may telephone the library or email the library (firstname.lastname@example.org) to request this item.
Pacific States Cast Iron Pipe Company managed to cut its water use by 40,000 gallons a day while it manufactures pipes used largely to supply drinking water. The Provo company also reduced 100 tons of pollutants by switching to a water-based pipe coating.
UDOT and the Federal Highway Administration have released the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) on the Mountain View Corridor. Tremendous growth in population, employment and in households over the next 30 years in the Mountain View Corridor st
From the Utah Department of Workforce Services' Guide for Women and Careers.
United States Mint Senior Official Gloria C. Eskridge, Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. and First Lady Mary Kaye Huntsman launched the Utah commemorative quarter-dollar today, while the Bonneville Elementary School 4th grade class serenaded the audience at R
Winter is the most difficult driving season. Not only do you have snow and ice to deal with, but there are fewer hours of daylight as well. Before winter weather arrives, make sure your vehicle is in good condition, especially the tires, battery, and exha
This comprehensive report details what is happening in each of the divisions of Agriculture. The report covers many important issues including animal industry, food safety, and conservation management.
On November 16-17, 2007, the Division of Wildlife Resources (DWR) will once again sponsor its annual Moab Bighorn Sheep Festival. The event is free to the public. Participants of all ages are invited. Sheep watchers are encouraged to bring a pair of binoc
Joe Bell and Jim Robson of the Department of Workforce Services Discuss Labor Issues in Utah.
The event will take place at the South Towne Expo Center. For more information, please call (801) 526-9758.
Governor Jon M. Huntsman, Jr. will speak to the Utah Mine Safety Commission
on Tuesday, November 13, 2007, in the State Capitol Complex, West Building,
Committee Room W025. It?s expected that he will appear shortly after 11:00 a.m. The
meeting will beg
The Veterans Voice is published by the Utah Department of Veterans Affairs. For more information on Veterans Day events, you can also visit www.va.gov/vetsday
Project WILD is a fun way to teach Reading, Writing, Art, Math, Science, Music, Physical Education, etc. It matches wild animals with activities that integrate core curriculums of all grades. Project WILD is simply a collection of informative and educatio
The St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm is home to exceptionally well-preserved dinosaur tracks, some displaying skin impressions. These tracks, along with hundreds of fossil fish, plants, rare dinosaur remains, invertebrates traces and imp
Utah economist John Mathews explores the issue in Utah Trendlines.
Also read about getting your furnace ready for Winter in the latest newsletter from the Utah Committee of Consumer Services.
Results for the November 6th (Tuesday) elections will be available at http://www.electionresults.utah.gov
This workshop presented by the Department of Human Services will be at the Davis Convention Center in Layton, Utah. The event is scheduled for November 17th. For additional details, please contact Elizabeth Solis at 538-4275.