Utah is a great place for outdoor recreation, and there are many organizations focused, in one way or another, around Utah's outdoors. The links below lead to a few of their Web sites.*
Utah outdoor organizations
||The Nature Conservancy, Utah|
Working around the world and in Utah to protect ecologically important lands and waters for nature and people.
||Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation|
The Elk Foundation's mission is to ensure the future of elk, other wildlife and their habitat.
||Save Our Canyons|
Save Our Canyons says they are "dedicated to protecting the beauty and wildness of the Wasatch canyons, mountains and foothills."
||Sierra Club, Utah Chapter|
Like the national organization, the Utah chapter of the Sierra Club is dedicated to preserving the land and what they see as the West's quality of life.
||Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance|
Always controversial, SUWA says their mission is "the preservation of the outstanding wilderness at the heart of the Colorado Plateau."
|| Mule Deer Foundation|
Working to restore, improve and protect mule deer habitat for the purpose of achieving self-sustaining, healthy, free-ranging, and huntable populations.
||Sportsmen for Fish & Wildlife|
SWF promotes itself as an organization of sportsmen who are interested in preserving and increasing healthy populations of wildlife throughout the western U.S.
According to USA-ALL, they defend "public access and recreation on public lands whenever and wherever it is threatened!
||Utah 4-Wheel Drive Association|
Their website says they are, "dedicated to protecting access to public lands through education and stewardship."
||Utah Chukar & Wildlife Foundation|
An organization focused on improving chukar and other upland game populations, habitat and hunting on Utah's public lands.
||Utah Rivers Council|
According to their website, the Utah Rivers Council protects Utah's rivers and clean water sources for today's citizens, future generations, and wildlife.
||United Wildlife Cooperative|
A Utah grassroots organization whose members have a shared interest in wildlife and wildlife habitat.
Utah outdoors media and information
A Utah-based hunting website and forum that is designed to both entertain and inform the do-it-yourself hunter.
Information on exploring Utah's backcountry that has appeared in various local publications over the years.
||Salt Lake Tribune Outdoors|
Of the two Salt Lake City daily newspapers, the Tribune has by far the best outdoor, hunting and fishing coverage.
The best source of news and information on Lake Powell from a guy who lives and works on the reservoir.