Sonoran Trails Middle School students win 2019 Heritage Grant Award

Sonoran Trails Middle School announces that eighth graders from the 2018-19 school year won a grant from the Arizona Game & Fish Department. [...] Continue Reading →

AZGFD ‘goes to bat’ for bats, invites public to Sept. 6 workshop

The Arizona Game and Fish Department wants people to have a better perspective on bats and aims to address common misconceptions. As part of a [...] Continue Reading →

Water Birds in Scottsdale: What’s up with those Cormorants?

Join Desert River Audubon Society at 7 p.m., Sept. 11 at the Southeast Regional Library to learn about the fisher-birds Cormorants. The effective [...] Continue Reading →

SWCC to be honored at 2018 Outdoor Hall of Fame banquet, Aug. 18

Scottsdale’s Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center is among honorees to be recognized at the Outdoor Hall of Fame banquet. The Southwest [...] Continue Reading →

Arizona Game and Fish warns of wandering wildlife during drought conditions

Arizona Game and Fish Department warns residents of wandering wildlife during drought conditions after officers tranquilized and later euthanized [...] Continue Reading →

Q&A: Wildlife official educates Scottsdale residents on wild animals

As spring births the resurgence of native wildlife neighbors resurfacing — rummaging through trash, stealing goods and pursuing pets [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale City Council extends wildlife study with AZGFD

Scottsdale City Council has approved a resolution to continue a Wildlife Study Agreement with the Arizona Game and Fish Department to monitor [...] Continue Reading →
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Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center receives prestigious recognition from AZGFD

The Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center has received a “Commission Commendation of Achievement” for its years-long dedication to wildlife. The [...] Continue Reading →

New mule deer study in McDowell Mountains to help conserve species

The Arizona Game and Fish Department, city of Scottsdale and McDowell Sonoran Conservancy's Field Institute will soon begin a multi-year study of [...] Continue Reading →