Herington’s Frank Meyer honored for volunteer participation, trails advocacy PRATT – American Trails has named Frank Meyer, Herington, a winner of the National Trail Award for 2006. Meyer, a member of the Kansas Wildlife and Parks Commission since 2004, was honored at the 18th National Trails Symposium Oct. 21 in the Quad Cities of Iowa and ... Read More

Outreach and education programs also funded by Kansas chapter The Kansas State Board of the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) recently approved funding for habitat improvement projects at a variety of locations in Kansas. Among projects approved, pending availability of funds available through NWTF’s Hunting Heritage Super Fund, ar ... Read More

Leftover deer permits on sale now The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) has announced that about 1,100 nonresident deer permits are still available in several deer management units . The permits were not taken in the May nonresident application period. These permits are all firearms Whitetail Either Sex permits and are being sol ... Read More

KDWP website offers summary of 2006 deer permitting, hunting rules With the 2006 firearms deer season approaching, some deer hunters may have questions about regulations and permitting procedures governing this year’s hunt. The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks recommends that hunters review the “ Deer FAQ ” section of the department’s ... Read More