7/9/09

KDWP News, 7/9/09


THREE NAMED TO KANSAS HUNTER EDUCATION HALL OF FAME
PLAY 18 AT ELK CITY STATE PARK'S NEW GOLF COURSE
FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE SURVEY COUNTS MORE DUCKS IN 20093RD ANNUAL TJ’S MEMORIAL YOUTH DEER HUNT SCHEDULED FOR SEPT. 12-13 Read More


THREE NAMED TO KANSAS HUNTER EDUCATION HALL OF FAME

Two Wildlife and Parks employees, one businessman newest inducteesPRATT -- The Kansas Hunter Education Instructor Association (KHEIA) -- an independent group of volunteer instructors -- has recently inducted three people to the Kansas Hunter Education Hall of Fame. Stacy Hageman, Zenda; Wayne Doyle, Pratt; and George Peterson, Topeka, join thr ... Read More


Elk City Golf
PLAY 18 AT ELK CITY STATE PARK'S NEW GOLF COURSE

Par-three course provides added dimension to park experienceELK CITY STATE PARK -- "Drive for show, putt for dough," is an old golf adage, and as a rule of thumb this principle applies to golf's short game in general. For those who love state parks and would like to sharpen their short game, Elk City State Park's new 3-par golf cours ... Read More


FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE SURVEY COUNTS MORE DUCKS IN 2009

Promising outlook could mean continuation of liberal duck seasons WASHINGTON, DC -- The preliminary estimate of total ducks from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's (USFWS) 2009 Waterfowl Breeding Population and Habitat Survey was 42 million, which is 13 percent greater than last year’s estimate and 25 percent greater than the 1955-2008 avera ... Read More


TJs Hunt
3RD ANNUAL TJ’S MEMORIAL YOUTH DEER HUNT SCHEDULED FOR SEPT. 12-13

Ten youth to be selected by drawing; application deadline Aug. 12ELLIS -- Thanks to the success of last year's TJ’s Memorial Youth Deer Hunt, Hunting Heritage Group and the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) will host another youth deer hunt during the special youth and disabled hunting season (Sept. 12-20). This year, the hunt wil ... Read More