The Arizona Game and Fish Department has opened a comment period ending February 1, 2021 on a proposed regulation banning all use of automatic game cameras in game hunting. https://www.azgfd.com/commission-proposes-to-amend-rules-to-regulate-the-use-of-trail-cameras/ The proposed rule is here- https://azgfd-portal-wordpress-pantheon.s3.us-west-2.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/archive/Info-sheet-on-Commission-trail-cam-proposed-rulemaking_v2.pdf
Click <HERE> for a table with links to important proposed federal rules with open comment periods. To see all proposed federal rules, notices and public comments, see https://regulations.gov.
We’ve added an Arizona Legislative Bill Tracker to the website. Click <<HERE>> for more information.
A study commissioned by the Pima Natural Resource Conservation District and released August 20, 2017 examines the possibility of hybridization of Mexican wolves with coyotes and/or native American dogs.
SACPA, together with an informal coalition of public and private organizations, has submitted comments in response to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s December 20, 2016 Jaguar Draft Recovery Plan. Click here to view SACPA’s comments. Please help cover the cost of these comments. To keep your SACPA dues at the bargain basement price of $25 […]
“Comments on the plan and additional information are sought through March 20, 2017. The Draft Jaguar Recovery Plan is available at: https://www.fws.gov/southwest/es/arizona/Jaguar.htm or by request from Field Supervisor, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Arizona Ecological Services Office, 9828 North 31st Avenue, #C3, Phoenix, AZ 85051–2517; phone 602/242-0210. Comments can be sent to this address or by email to: Jaguar_Recovery@fws.gov.”
The Arizona Livestock Loss Board has announced a new interim policy for compensating ranchers up to 50¢ per dollar costs to prevent direct Mexican wolf depredations.
This less-than 15-minute video was shown at the Arizona Cattle Growers Association’s 2016 convention. It highlights the ACGA’s accomplishments. We are tremendously blessed to have this outstanding organization working for us! If you are not already a member it is time to join. ACGA offers a variety of membership categories to suit your individual needs. **View the 2016 Video […]
Click here to learn the status of 250 species that were part of a settlement between the Center for Biological Diversity and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
We’ve posted a new article in our News and Education section about the current UofA survey of ranchers’ attitudes toward jaguars. Click here to view the page.