Clinics offer youth outdoor opportunity that can last a lifetimePRATT -- Want to sponsor a great outdoor learning experience for youngsters? If your organization is looking for an outdoor learning activity for local youth, contact the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) and ask about a wingshooting clinic.As part of “ Pass It On,” t ... Read More

2007 big game seasons highlight evening public hearing agendaDODGE CITY -- The Kansas Wildlife and Parks Commission will conduct a public meeting and hearing in Dodge City Thursday, April 19. The meeting will be at the Silver Spur Convention Center, 1510 W. Wyatt Earp Boulevard.The afternoon session will begin at 1:30 p.m. with reports on depa ... Read More

Draft plan, public comment form available onlinePRATT -- The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) invites public review and comment on a draft plan to guide future management of largemouth bass in the state’s waters. Interested persons can download and view the plan online, as well submit comments, at the KDWP Blog.“The plan is being ... Read More

Six-day camp teaches youngsters outdoor skills and just plain funPRATT -- Co-sponsored by the Kansas Wildlife Federation (KWF) and the K-State Cooperative Extension Service, the Outdoor Adventure Camp (OAC) is a six-day summer camp for kids who either enjoy the outdoors or want to learn more about it. Now in its 19th year, the event will be he ... Read More

O.K. Kids events feature everything from fishing to birdwatching LAWRENCE -- The Kansas Wildscape Foundation will conduct its Annual Outdoor Kansas for Kids (O.K. Kids) events throughout Kansas this year. Events start as soon as April 13 and continue through the summer and fall. The O.K. Kids Program expects to attract more than 15,000 parti ... Read More