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WOMEN’S BEGINNER SHOOTING CLINIC MAY 31

May 1, 2014Participants will get to shoot shotguns, handguns, bows, and more during this one-day clinicPRATT­ – You don’t have to own a gun or even know how to properly load one to attend the upcoming Shooting Skills for Women event on May 31. In fact, the less you know, the better. Designed for women who are interested in the shooting sports w ... Read More


CHICKADEE CHECKOFF SMALL GRANTS PROPOSALS DUE MAY 18

May 1, 2014For 34 years wildlife and wildlife enthusiasts have benefited from this unique programPRATT — The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism is accepting proposals for the Chickadee Checkoff Small Grants Program through May 18, 2014. Grant recipients carry out projects focused on wildlife diversity and native non-game wildlife ... Read More


DOTING ON YOUNG WILDLIFE CAN BE DEADLY

May 1, 2014Young animals may appear alone, but that doesn’t mean they’re abandonedPRATT – Stumbling upon a seemingly-abandoned nest of young cottontails may have you thinking it’s time to make a trip to the store for a cardboard box and some carrots, but this act of kindness may actual kill the very wildlife you’re trying to “save.” Every year, ... Read More