11/20/08

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November 20, 2008
HAVE FISH, WILL TRAVEL: 2009 AQUARIUM SCHEDULE OPEN
KANSAS VENISON: MORE THAN A MATTER OF MEAT
RABBIT ROULETTE A GREAT KANSAS HUNTING OPPORTUNITYDEER SEASON FILLS HUNGRY STOMACHS-30- Read More


HAVE FISH, WILL TRAVEL: 2009 AQUARIUM SCHEDULE OPEN

Giant fish display will cross the state in 2009; reservation deadline Dec. 19PRATT -- The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) Mobile Aquarium made its debut in 2008, participating in three events: Meade State Park OK Kids Day, the Wichita Riverfest, and the Kansas State Fair. In its initial year of operation, the aquarium reached nea ... Read More


KANSAS VENISON: MORE THAN A MATTER OF MEAT

Hunters anticipate camaraderie and full freezers during Dec. 3-14 firearm deer seasonPRATT -- The 2009 Kansas firearm deer season runs Wednesday, Dec. 3, through Sunday, Dec. 14, and it's time for hunters to sight in rifles and practice their shooting skills. While many hunters see this as an opportunity to fill the freezer with fresh lean meat ... Read More


RABBIT ROULETTE: A GREAT KANSAS HUNTING OPPORTUNITY

Plentiful game species provides year-round alternative to upland and big gamePRATT -- Winter is just around the corner, and while many hunters pursue upland game birds, waterfowl, and deer this time of year, rabbits are an overlooked resource. Prolific breeders, they are found throughout the state, and many hunters find the lack of competition ... Read More


DEER SEASON FILLS HUNGRY STOMACHS

Hunters, meat processors, food banks, help provide thousands of meals to poorTONGANOXIE -- With the help of hunters, meat processors, and private donors, Kansas Hunters Feeding the Hungry (KSHFH) annually provides thousands of meals to those in need.The Kansas deer firearm season -- Dec. 3-14 this year -- is the busiest time for the organizatio ... Read More