6/14/07

SANDSAGE BISON RANGE TO HOST BUFFALO DAYS

Nature, history on display at Garden City eventGARDEN CITY -- On Saturday, June 16, the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) will host the second semi-annual Buffalo Days at Sandsage Bison Range and Wildlife Area, 1/2 mile south of Garden City on Business Highway 83. The day-long event will begin at 9 a.m. and feature buffalo-viewing ... Read More


NATIONAL WILD TURKEY FEDERATION BANQUET JUNE 23

Games, auction included in fundraiser; all proceeds used locally EMPORIA -- On June 23, the Flint Hills Gobblers Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) will hold its 12th Annual Hunting Heritage Banquet and Superfund Auction at the American Legion Post No. 5, 2921 West 12th Avenue, in Emporia. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for regis ... Read More


TV SPECIAL ON PLAYA LAKES TO AIR JULY 12

Special may also be viewed online; DVDs available PRATT -- A film entitled The Playas: Reflections of Life on the Plains, will be aired on Wichita's KPTS Television on Thursday, July 12, at 7:30 p.m. The film was produced by the Playa Lakes Joint Venture (PLJV), a nonprofit conservation organization, to raise awareness of the need to conserv ... Read More


QUAIL UNLIMITED TO CONDUCT HABITAT DEMONSTRATIONS JULY 18

Landowners, general public invited to learn hands-on habitat improvement techniques PAOLA -- Quail Unlimited (QU), in cooperation with the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP), will conduct a Habitat Techniques Demonstration Day on Wednesday, July 18, at 8:30 a.m. The event will be held at Hillsdale Wildlife Area, near Paola, on U. ... Read More


SPECIAL HUNTS APPLICATIONS ONLINE

Deadline July 15 PRATT -- Each year, the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) offers a number of special hunts on KDWP land. Hunters looking for a high-quality hunting experience are encouraged to apply for these special hunts. Dozens of specially-planned, limited-draw hunts for upland birds, doves, waterfowl, and deer are availabl ... Read More


WILDLIFE AND PARKS COMMISSION TO MEET JUNE 21 IN SALINA

Public invited to all sessions SALINA -- The Kansas Wildlife and Parks Commission will conduct a public meeting and hearing June 21 in Salina at Kansas Wesleyan University, Room 201, Peters Science Hall. The afternoon session will begin at 1:30 p.m.; the evening public hearing will begin at 7 p.m.
The afternoon meeting will begin with repor ... Read More