2/8/07

NEW BOATING CHANGES FOR 2007 MANDATE SKIER-DOWN FLAGS

Registration info, decals, skier-down flags, towing rules mandatedPRATT -- As of Jan. 1, 2007, any vessel that is documented with the U.S. Coast Guard must be registered with the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP). A certificate of registration and registration decals will be issued to the boat owner, and the decals must be applied ... Read More


KWF ANNOUNCES CONSERVATION AWARDS; BANQUET SET FOR MARCH 9-10 IN MANHATTAN

Kayaker named Conservationist Of the Year;
Ducks Unlimited earns Conservation Organization awardMANHATTAN -- The Kansas Wildlife Federation (KWF) has announced the winners of the 2006 Conservation Awards Program (CAP) honors. Eleven Kansans and one organization will be honored for their work on conservation of the state’s natural resources at ... Read More


Mountain Biker
TUTTLE CREEK TRAIL EVENT VOTED FAVORITE MOUNTAIN BIKE RACE OF THE YEAR

State Park's "Dirty Little Secret" race wins top honorsMANHATTAN -- For the second straight year, racers in the Midwest Fat Tire Series have voted the "Dirty Little Secret," conducted at Tuttle Creek State Park's Fancy Creek Area, their favorite race of the year. The Midwest Fat Tire Series includes a number of competitive ... Read More


SE KANSAS QU EVENT TO FEATURE NATIONAL HABITAT DIRECTOR

Event to feature presentations on habitat buffers, farming for quail,
as well as free cookout and raffle GIRARD -- The Southeast Kansas Quail Unlimited Chapter will host a cookout/membership drive to educate, inform, challenge, and even satisfy the hunger of quail enthusiasts. The program is slated for Saturday, Feb. 17, at 6 p.m. and will ... Read More