Jeffrey Energy Center Wildlife Area News

Area News

Small game hunting will be closed on Unit 2 from 11/29/17 to 12/10/17  for the Westar youth deer hunts. Deer hunting has been closed on Unit 2 from 11/19/17 to 12/10/17 Waterfowl season will remain open on the area. Unit 1 located west of Lost Creek road will remain open unrestricted. 

Despite the windy spring, a good number of burns were completed to enhance grazing activity, grassland health, and benefit wildlife populations.  There are also several summer burns planned to set back woody encroachment and provide crucial upland bird habitat with varying stages of growth.