The application period for 2023 non-resident draw-only permits has concluded and all permits have been spoken for.
To view a list of over-the-counter permits available to non-resident hunters, visit "Applications and Fees" and select “Deer.”
If you catch a fish, by any legal means, that is at least as large as the lengths shown in the Master Angler Award.
Master Angler Award Application (PDF)
To improve fishing opportunities in urban areas where the demand for fish exceeds the supply, the Department created an urban fish stocking program
Urban Program Information/Locations
Urban Stocking Schedule: April - July
Urban Stocking Schedule: August - October
The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT) leases private waters from landowners for public fishing.
WIFA Program Information
WIFA Program Rules
Approximately 100,000 Kansas ponds offer some of the best fishing the state has to offer. Here is information on keeping the fishing that good.
Pond Management Information
Online Guide to Producting Fish in KS Ponds
Current Research Projects
Past Research Projects