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Comments Policy

Utah DNR social media comments policy

If you wish to post a comment on our social media pages, please keep the following in mind:

The Utah Department of Natural Resources’ social media accounts are intended to provide a platform for those who enjoy Utah’s outdoors to discuss events, issues, related news and activities. Each account is a family-friendly page, so we ask that you please keep your comments respectful, clean and on-topic.

By participating in discussions on our social media platforms, you agree to comply with those platforms’ Terms and Conditions (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, LinkedIn).

Please note that the comments (and any other material) posted by participants on these social media sites (User Content) do not necessarily reflect the opinions or ideals of the Utah Department of Natural Resources, its divisions, its employees or the State of Utah.

Additionally, we reserve the right to remove any comments, links or photos that contain:

  • Profane, graphic or obscene language or material
  • Abusive, hateful, offensive or denigrating language that defames any individual, group, race or organization
  • Threats or personal attacks (including @ tags to DNR employee profiles)
  • Links to any other website
  • References to illegal drugs or other illegal activity not related to natural resources
  • Sexual content, spam, solicitations or ads
  • Multiple successive off-topic posts by a single user or repetitive posts copied and pasted by multiple users
  • Inflammatory, irrelevant and off-topic material
  • Content that violates a copyright, trademark or other legal ownership interest of any party

Commenters who repeatedly violate the Department’s comments policy may be banned from DNR social media pages.

We reserve the right to change our policy at any time or for any reason.