Wildlife illegal poaching is on the rise in Utah

Good Morning Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – Utah wildlife experts are dealing with a troubling poaching problem.

New data from the state department of wildlife shows over 11-hundred animals were illegally killed in Utah last year, that’s almost 100 more than 2020.

So what’s behind that spike?

Joining Good Morning Utah to talk more about this is Chad Bettridge with the Utah division of wildlife resources.

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