Quail Hunting Expected to Draw Hunters to Basin

Pheasant and quail hunting is around the corner and the Division of Wildlife Resources is pointing hunters to eastern Utah to find success. Duchesne and Uintah County are listed among 9 Utah Counties recommended for pheasant hunting but are the top two of three counties listed for hunters seeking California quail. There are decent numbers of quail in Wasatch Front counties but most are within city limits where hunting is not allowed. As a result, the Division of Wildlife Resources is recommending hunters shift their focus to hunting in eastern Utah where plenty of opportunities reside. Youth will get a head start on the upland game hunt with youth only hunting from October 15th through the 17th. The general hunt begins on November 5th. For more information, visit www.wildlife.utah.gov.

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Kristin never planned to work in news radio but has thoroughly enjoyed being part of the news team at KVEL. Her love of literature and writing developed in high school which led her to study English Literature and Technical Writing at BYU. She received her BA in English from BYU in 2005 and studied at UVU in Orem for 2 semesters to become a Certified Technical Writer in 2006. Two months after completion she began her dream job of being a stay-at-home mom.  As mother of 2 energetic kids, she began writing from home for the KVEL news team in 2011 and considers it the perfect fit as a full time mom and part time writer.