6/14/12

FIRST RANGE-WIDE LESSER PRAIRIE CHICKEN AERIAL SURVEY CONCLUDED

June 14, 2012
New breeding grounds discovered in KansasEMPORIA — Surveys have now been concluded for the first range-wide assessment of lesser prairie chicken populations using common methods across portions of five states. The Lesser Prairie Chicken Interstate Working Group is composed of biologists from the state fish and wildlife agencies o ... Read More


STATEWIDE CAMPAIGN AIMS TO STOP AQUATIC HITCHHIKERS

June 14, 2012
People can help stop Asian carp, zebra mussels, other species that threaten Kansas’ watersTOPEKA — The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT) recently launched a statewide campaign, Stop Aquatic Hitchhikers, to educate Kansans about the environmental and economic threats that aquatic nuisance species (ANS) such ... Read More


FLATHEAD CATFISH HANDFISHING SEASON JUNE 15-AUG. 31

June 14, 2012
Kansas and Arkansas rivers, portions of federal reservoirs openPRATT — If you’re an outdoor adventurer looking for the thrill of your life, get ready for the Kansas flathead catfish handfishing season, which opens June 15. This exciting sport not only provides thrills, but bountiful, delicious table fare awaits those hearty souls ... Read More


KANSAS HIGH SCHOOL FISHING STATE CHAMPIONSHIP JUNE 30

June 14, 2012
Winners eligible for regional championships, college scholarshipsRUSSELL — The Bass Federation (TBF), in partnership with Forrest L. Wood (FLW) Outdoors, will host the Student Angler Federation Kansas High School Fishing State Championship June 30 at Wilson Reservoir, near Russell. The state championship is a two-person team even ... Read More