Record number of deer tested
The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) has received test results on samples collected for chronic wasting disease (CWD) testing during the fall 2006 and January 2007 deer hunting seasons. CWD was not detected in any of the samples collected. KDWP staff collected 2,970 samples from a ... Read More
For women only, event will teach complete range of firearm and archery shooting
The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) and the Lil’ Toledo Lodge, near Chanute, have teamed up for the second year to provide a shooting skills clinic for women. The second annual Shooting Skills for Women will be held at the Lil’ T ... Read More
The Kansas Wildlife and Parks Commission has approved 2007 hunting seasons for deer, antelope, and elk. The Commission took the action at its April 19th public hearing in Dodge City.
Deer seasons for 2007 include the following:
- Early muzzleloader season – Sept. 15-28
- Youth/disabled persons season – Sept. ... Read More
Six-day camp teaches youngsters outdoor skills and just plain fun
Co-sponsored by the Kansas Wildlife Federation (KWF) and the K-State Cooperative Extension Service, the Outdoor Adventure Camp (OAC) is a six-day summer camp for kids who either enjoy the outdoors or want to learn more about it. Now in its 19th year, the eve ... Read More
Draft plan, public comment form available online
The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) invites public review and comment on a draft plan to guide future management of largemouth bass in the state’s waters. Interested persons can download and view the plan online, as well submit comments, at the
Clinics offer youth outdoor opportunity that can last a lifetime
Want to sponsor a great outdoor learning experience for youngsters? If your organization is looking for an outdoor learning activity for local youth, contact the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) and ask about a wingshooting clinic.
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Precautions can make a safe sport even safer
The regular Kansas spring turkey season begins April 11, and Kansas hunters realize that two words exemplify the perfect hunt: safety and safety. Responsible hunters are sure of their targets before firing, and they hunt defensively to protect themselves from the mistakes of oth ... Read More
KDWP seeking outdoors photos to display on agency website
Have a great outdoor photo that you would like to see published? Whether the subject is hunting, fishing, state parks, boating, or just beautiful wildlife or scenics, the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) wants to put your work on display.
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