Public voting underway to choose from 24 Kansas attractions

SCOTT CITY --
Scott State Park
and
Cheyenne Bottoms
, two popular attractions managed by the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP), have something in common. They’re among 24 finalists for the Eight Wonders of Kansas.

The
Kansas Sampler Foundation
l ... Read More


Applicants will view results for nonresident deer, resident any-deer,
and resident antelope permits on the Wildlife and Parks website
PRATT -- This year, hunters applying for limited draw deer, elk, and antelope permits can do so online. When the drawings are complete, those hunters will be able to view the results at the Kans ... Read More


Safety key to successful holiday on packed lakes

PRATT -- As
Independence Day
fast approaches, boaters are reminded that life jackets play an important role in keeping them safe in the water. In 2005, approximately 70 percent of all boating fatalities were drownings. Approximately 87 percent of those who drowned were not wearin ... Read More


Applications available online;


Whitetail Either Sex permits on sale now

PRATT — The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) reminds resident hunters that 2007 Firearms Any Deer permit applications are due July 13. Any Deer permits allow the take of a mule deer or white-tailed deer of either sex. All other resident ... Read More