7/5/07

SCOTT PARK, CHEYENNE BOTTOMS AMONG ‘WONDERS’ FINALISTS

Public voting underway to choose from 24 Kansas attractions SCOTT CITY -- Scott State Park and Cheyenne Bottoms, two popular attractions managed by the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP), have something in common. They’re among 24 finalists for the Eight Wonders of Kansas. The Kansas Sampler Foundation launched a project to find ... Read More


KDWP TO POST BIG GAME PERMIT DRAWING RESULTS ONLINE

Applicants will view results for nonresident deer, resident any-deer,
and resident antelope permits on the Wildlife and Parks websitePRATT -- This year, hunters applying for limited draw deer, elk, and antelope permits can do so online. When the drawings are complete, those hunters will be able to view the results at the Kansas Department of W ... Read More


BOATING SAFETY REMINDER FOR INDEPENDENCE DAY

Safety key to successful holiday on packed lakes PRATT -- As Independence Day fast approaches, boaters are reminded that life jackets play an important role in keeping them safe in the water. In 2005, approximately 70 percent of all boating fatalities were drownings. Approximately 87 percent of those who drowned were not wearing a life jacke ... Read More


RESIDENT ELK, ANY-DEER PERMIT APPLICATIONS DUE JULY 13

Applications available online;
Whitetail Either Sex permits on sale now PRATT — The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) reminds resident hunters that 2007 Firearms Any Deer permit applications are due July 13. Any Deer permits allow the take of a mule deer or white-tailed deer of either sex. All other resident deer permits and g ... Read More