New hire begins work Aug. 10th ST. PAUL, MN - Quail Forever (QF) and Pheasants Forever (PF) announce the hiring of Elsa Gallagher as the organization's new wildlife biologist serving Missouri and eastern Kansas. Gallagher had spent the last six years with the Missouri Department of Conservation. Most recently, Gallagher served as the Depart ... Read More

Award honors longtime Wichita Eagle outdoor writer, photographer
PRATT – Mitchell Keeley, a 2006 graduate of LaCrosse High School, was named this year’s recipient of the Steve Harper Scholarship. Keeley plans to pursue a degree in wildlife biology at Fort Hays State University and will receive a $1,000 scholarship. Steve Harper was a longt ... Read More

Salina, Colby, Phillipsburg, Hays August 7-10; Seneca, Topeka, Kansas City Aug. 14-16
PRATT – The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks is conducting a series of public meeting on draft deer permitting regulations in 14 locations across Kansas this month. Meetings already have occurred at Medicine Lodge, Wichita, and Winfield. Upcoming m ... Read More