07/04/12

WEATHER SPARKS RESTRICTIONS ON BURNING, FIREWORKS AT KANSAS STATE PARKS

July 4, 2012
Professional fireworks displays cancelled at many parks, some banning personal fireworksTOPEKA — Whether you like to swim, ski, boat, fish, hike, or participate in any number of other outdoor activities, Kansas state parks will be open and ready for your holiday and weekend adventures. However, the onslaught of hot, dry weather ac ... Read More


SPECIAL HUNTS APPLICATIONS NOW ONLINE

July 4, 2012
KDWP offers youth, novice hunts of a lifetime; first application deadline Aug. 13PRATT — The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism’s (KDWPT) Special Hunts Program offers a variety of limited hunts, many designed to introduce youth and novices to hunting in an uncrowded setting with good opportunity for success. The firs ... Read More


KDWPT COMMISSION APPROVES REGULATIONS

July 4, 2012
Early teal season dates, public land regulations highlight meetingKANSAS CITY — At a June 24 meeting in Kansas City, the Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism Commission approved regulations dealing with hunting deer, migratory birds, and upland game, as well as hunting on public land. The following issues were addressed in regulatio ... Read More


PHEASANTS FOREVER RECEIVES 640-ACRE LAND CONTRIBUTION

July 4, 2012
Retired Air Force Colonel Rob Peterson honors father’s memory with donationCIMARRON — Rob Peterson, 53, of Colorado Springs, has donated his 640-acre property near Cimarron to Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever as part of the organization’s Grassroots Conservation Campaign. The donation provides a place for future hunters and con ... Read More