Archive for February, 2009

Game and Fish Commission to discuss Northern Arizona Regional Shooting Facility

The Arizona Game and Fish Commission (Commission) will be provided a presentation on the Northern Arizona Regional Shooting Facility (NARSF) including the current issues, planning efforts and pending decisions on the proposed Willard Springs land exchange at its March 2009 meeting. If you are interested in providing public input on the proposed NARSF, you are […]

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Increased firearms sales set a positive trend for upcoming outdoor events in Arizona

PHOENIX – The recent reports of increased firearms and ammunition sales across the nation set a positive note for upcoming shooting events and outdoor shows in Arizona despite the nation’s challenging economic downturn, said Arizona Game and Fish Department officials. According to the National Shooting Sports Foundation, firearms sales in the nation jumped 28.8 percent […]

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Arizona Game and Fish offers “public forums” to discuss planned recommendations for the 2009-10 fall hunting regulations

PHOENIX — The Arizona Game and Fish Department is bringing a new format to the fall hunt recommendation process by offering six public forums across the state to allow constituents an opportunity to provide input to regional biologists before the hunt recommendations are presented to the commission for the 2009-10 hunting seasons. Each region will […]

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See early American history come to life at the Western National Muzzle Loader shoot

See early American history come to life at the Western National Muzzle Loader shoot PHOENIX – Get your coonskin caps, flintlock rifles, powder flasks and tomahawks ready for action or just come as you are to witness an historic bygone era when stalwart frontiersmen hunted with smoke-belching muzzleloaders or hand-carved bows and arrows. The Western […]

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