Atlas listing all public and walk-in land available online;

hard copies due week of March 20

PRATT -- The Kansas youth
spring turkey season
runs April 7-9, and the regular season opens April 12 and runs through May 31. To help hunters find places to hunt turkeys, the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) has anno ... Read More


Biologists say rain needed to start migration; season opened March 15

PRATT -- The Kansas
paddlefish
season begins March 15 and runs through May 15, but anglers may not have much success unless eastern Kansas receives spring rains and rivers rise. If the dry spell breaks, and rivers rise, paddlefish enter Kansas in search of s ... Read More


Park users can save by purchasing permits early


Kansas state park patrons can save money by purchasing many permits before April 1. Many camping and vehicle permits fees are cheaper if purchased during the off-season -- Oct. 1-March 31.

Park permits can be purchased at most offices of the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks ... Read More


Chapter to work both sides of Missouri/Kansas border
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Quail hunters from the Kansas City area have formed a new chapter of Quail Forever (QF). Called the KC Covey QF Chapter, the group is led by Jason Rasmussen of Lee's Summit, Mo., and Mike Maier of Leawood. Rasmussen and Maier say the new group plans to focus on qua ... Read More