Organizational meeting set for Nov. 15 in Abilene


ABILENE -- Quail Unlimited organizers are sponsoring a meeting in Abilene Nov. 15 to organize a new chapter. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. at the La Fiesta Restaurant.

"I wanted to become involved with Quail Unlimited because of the different types of opportunities they ... Read More


Conservation Achievement Award deadline Dec. 1


PRATT -- The Kansas Wildlife Federation's (KWF) Conservation Achievement Awards (CAP) program gives recognition to Kansans who have devoted themselves to conserving the state's natural resources. Whether through education, communication, or on-ground habitat work, such dedicated people ... Read More


Large fish eat zebra mussels, provide excellent angling opportunity


FARLINGTON -- In recent years, the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) has embarked on a project to stock blue catfish in many of the state's lakes. Blue catfish grow very large (the state record is 94 pounds), provide excellent table fare, and have the ... Read More


Applications available online; deadline Jan. 5


Applications are now available for conservation organizations interested in applying for Commission Big Game Permits. Information and applications are available
online
at the KDWP website. Applications must be submitted no later than Jan. 5, 2007.

Commission permits were author ... Read More


Blog comments invited on changes in 2006 upland bird seasons


The 2006 Kansas upland bird seasons are underway. Pheasant season opened Nov. 4 and runs through Jan. 31. Quail season opened Nov. 11 and runs through Jan. 21, 2007. Prairie chicken season opened Nov. 18, and runs through Dec. 31 in the southwest, and Jan. 31 in the east ... Read More