Kansas deer-vehicle collisions peak in November
TOPEKA — Leaves are turning, and fall is in the air — and deer are crossing highways. The peak of the deer breeding season, which occurs the first three weeks in November, is when deer-vehicle collisions are highest. That’s why the Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT), the Kansas H ... Read More


First photo electronic deer registration in nation helps hunters comply with interstate transportation laws; phone registration not an option
PRATT — This fall, the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) developed a voluntary option for transporting harvested deer that allows hunters to register their harvested deer through th ... Read More


Online course free, correspondence no longer offered
PRATT — Persons desiring to hunt or trap Kansas furbearing animals are anxiously awaiting the 2010 season opener – noon Wednesday, Nov. 17. The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP reminds individuals preparing for the opener that Kansas law requires anyone born on or after ... Read More


Colder weather battens down some facilities during winter; all parks open
PRATT — Kansas state parks began their off-season on Oct. 1, and it runs through March 31. During this time, many state parks reduce services although all remain open. Office hours and services vary from park to park, but most offices are open 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m ... Read More