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Rescue Crews Locate Missing Kayakers on the Great Salt Lake

Missing kayakers were safely located and transported to the hospital after being reported missing on the Great Salt Lake Thursday afternoon.

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Utah’s Mining Production Value Up 14% from 2017, Totaled $3.7 Billion

The Utah Mining 2018 report issued by the Utah Geological Survey summarizes 2018 mineral resource production statistics and values for Utah.

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2019 Antelope Island Spider Fest Scheduled for Saturday

Join park staff at Antelope Island State Park Saturday, August 3, for a day full of spider-themed presentations, crafts, guided walks, citizen science, poetry, photography, vendors, and more.

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Forest Service and State of Utah Invest in Shared Stewardship

As part of Utah’s Shared Stewardship agreement, an investment of up to $20 million dollars will be made over the next four years to address wildfire, threats to communities and protecting watersheds. 

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157 Boats Found with Quagga Mussels, 17 People Cited at Lake Powell

Law enforcement officers and technicians for the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources had a busy Fourth of July weekend working to prevent invasive quagga mussels from spreading. A total of 210 boats were decontaminated at stations in the Lake Powell area

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Increased Staff, Inspection Stations at Lake Powell for 4th of July

Beginning this weekend, the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources is boosting its inspection and decontamination capacity along the routes leaving Lake Powell to more efficiently meet boater needs.

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State Parks Release New PSA Following Recent Drownings, Incidents

Boating season is here, and with the fun in the sun comes the dangers present when venturing out onto the water. Within the last month, Utah has seen an increase in boating-related incidents. To combat this, the Utah Division of Parks and Recreation has chosen to release a new #NobodyIsInvincible PSA

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Gunlock Visitors Reminded to Stay Safe Around Waterfalls, Rocks

GUNLOCK STATE PARK — Due to a recent increase in injuries, the Utah Division of Parks and Recreation would like to remind visitors to Gunlock State Park to stay safe and aware when recreating near the waterfalls.

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