October 2007

NOVEMBER MARKS PEAK OF KANSAS DEER-VEHICLE ACCIDENTS

Peak period of mating activity, other factors, puts deer on the move Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) statistics show that November is the month when the highest number of deer-vehicle collisions occur. Motorists are encouraged to be on particularly high alert about mid-month -- historically when deer-vehicle collisions are highest ... Read More


BUFFALO AUCTION RETURNS AFTER ONE-YEAR LAYOFF

Public auction scheduled for November 14th In an effort to preserve an icon of the past, the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) maintains small herds of buffalo across the state. These herds grow, however, and each year the agency has an auction to sell surplus animals that cannot be supported by the available habitat on the Sand ... Read More