NATIONAL HUNTING AND FISHING DAY SEPT. 22
YOUTH/DISABLED DEER SEASON SEPT. 29-30
KDWP PLANNING TWO ADVANCED HUNTER EDUCATION CLASSES
KAW RIVER FLOAT TRIP SCHEDULED FOR OCT. 13
MEETING OF KANSAS ORNITHOLOGICAL SOCIETY SEPT. 28-30 AT K-STATE
2007 TWIN LAKES WATER FESTIVAL SEPT. 25
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Events celebrate the contributions of hunters and anglers to conservation
PRATT -- The 36th Annual National Hunting and Fishing Day (NHFD) -- designated by Congressional decree and Presidential proclamation -- will be held Sept. 22. The event is a nationwide celebration of hunters and anglers and their contributions to conservation. ... Read More


Whitetail either sex permits available over the counter

PRATT -- The Kansas youth/disabled deer season runs Sept. 29-30 this year and offers youngsters and the disabled a low-pressure hunting environment designed to provide the highest opportunity for success. Hunters 16 and younger and those with disability permits are eligible. N ... Read More


Classes will focus on upland bird, muzzleloader hunting

PRATT -- The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) is planning
two advanced hunter education classes
this fall. Each will focus on a specific aspect of hunting -- one on upland birds and the other on muzzleloader hunting.

The upland bird course will be conduct ... Read More


Five-mile float trip brings water enthusiasts to one of state's treasures

LAWRENCE -- The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) is teaming with
Friends of the Kaw
on Saturday, Oct. 13, for a 5-mile float trip down the Kansas River. Participants will meet at the Eudora Ramp at noon and shuttle back to Mud Creek. The flo ... Read More


Event will cover national and international birds; open to public and professionals

MANHATTAN -- The 59th annual meeting of the
Kansas Ornithological Society
will be Sept. 28-30 at Kansas State University in Manhattan. Brett Sandercock, associate professor of biology and host of the meeting, expects 100 to 150 participants, inc ... Read More


Conservation of water, pollution prevention to highlight event

COUNCIL GROVE -- The
2007 Twin Lakes Water Festival
will be held on Sept. 25 near Council Grove and will educate more than 1,100 4th- and 5th-grade students on natural resources, while offering a hands-on approach to learning at structured, multi-sensory activity st ... Read More