Park Ranger Aide (Great Salt Lake State Park)

Opening date: May 20, 2024Closing date: When filledSalary: $13.00 per hourLocation: Great Salt Lake State ParkTime frame: About June 2024 through December 2024 (possible extension)Positions available: 1Housing: Not provided

Utah Receives Over $5.5 Million in Community Wildfire Defense Grant Funding 

SALT LAKE CITY (May 15, 2024) – On Tuesday, the US Department of Agriculture announced its second round of funding of project proposals as a part of the Community Wildfire Defense Grant (CWDG) program. Three entities within Utah received over $5.5 million to be spent on protecting homes, businesses and infrastructure from catastrophic wildfires.  Recipients in Utah that are a part of this …

Mammoth Creek

Wildlife Technician I

The Utah Department of Natural Resources, Division of Wildlife Resources, has a seasonal position (no benefits) available at the Mammoth Creek State Fish Hatchery in Hatch, Utah.

DWR technician decontaminating a small watercraft at Lake Powell in Bullfrog, Utah

Wildlife Technician I (Lake Powell – Bullfrog, UT)

The Utah Department of Natural Resources, Division of Wildlife Resources, has seasonal positions (no benefits) available at Lake Powell in Bullfrog, Utah. This appointment will last from approximately May to September 2024, with the possibility of extension. Housing is provided.

Young man holding a rainbow trout caught at Flaming Gorge Reservoir

Fisheries Technician

The Utah Department of Natural Resources, Division of Wildlife Resources, has one seasonal fisheries technician position (no benefits) available at the Northeastern Regional Office in Vernal, Utah. The successful applicant will work about 40 hours per week from approximately May through November 2024.

Predict its rise, win a prize

SALT LAKE CITY (April 22, 2024) – Predict its rise and win a prize! Thanks to another stellar snowpack year, concerted conservation and strategic management efforts (including releasing water from Utah Lake and other reservoirs) Great Salt Lake is on the rise. How high do you think the south arm of the lake will rise before it starts to drop …

State of Utah Strongly Opposes the Bureau of Land Management’s Public Lands Use

SALT LAKE CITY (April 18, 2024) – Today, the Bureau of Land Management (“BLM”) released its final “Public Lands Rule.” Certain provisions in the Rule will negatively impact the 22.8 million acres of BLM land in Utah. Although the BLM claims that this Rule will enhance conservation, it will ironically impair the ability of BLM employees and their partners at …