The Utah Director of Natural Resources
is an appointed position in the Utah
The current officeholder is Mike Styler.
The director of natural resources is established in Title 72, Chapter 2, Section 202 of the Utah code:
|The chief administrative officer of the department is an executive director appointed by the governor with the consent of the Senate.
The director is appointed by the governor with the advice and consent of the Utah Senate.
The director works to protect and conserve Utah's natural resources.
- Forestry, Fire and State Lands
- Oil, Gas and Mining
- State Parks and Recreation
- Water Resources
- Water Rights
- Wildlife Resources
- Utah Geological Survey
The budget for the Department of Natural Resources in Fiscal Year 2013 was $174,465,600.
- See also: Compensation of state executive officers
In 2012, the Utah Governor was paid an estimated $126,214. This figure comes from the Council of State Governments.
Department of Natural Resources
P.O. Box 145610
1594 W. North Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-5610
Phone: (801) 538-7200