4/23/09

KDWP News, 4/23/09


WILDLIFE AND PARKS COMMISSION APPROVES 2009 BIG GAME SEASONS
THE TRUTH ABOUT TURKEYS
LENEXA TO HOST ADVANCED HUNTER EDUCATION COURSE JUNE 18-AUGUST 6
YMCA OF TOPEKA TO HOST NATIONAL YOUTH OUTDOOR PROGRAMCHAMBER ORCHESTRA TO FEATURE WILDLIFE, AGRICULTURE PHOTOS Read More


WILDLIFE AND PARKS COMMISSION APPROVES 2009 BIG GAME SEASONS

Deer, antelope, elk seasons set at public hearing in OakleyOAKLEY -- The Kansas Wildlife and Parks Commission approved 2009 big game season regulations at a public hearing in Oakley April 16. Meeting at the Logan County Courthouse, the commission set seasons for deer, antelope, and elk.Among season dates approved for deer hunting are the follo ... Read More


THE TRUTH ABOUT TURKEYS

Improved turkey habitat can conflict with needs of quailPRATT -- Kansas spring turkey season is in full swing, and many hunters are enjoying the abundance of this large game bird. Other hunters who enjoy turkey hunting but also like to quail hunt may be wondering why turkey populations have surged in recent years while quail populations have d ... Read More


LENEXA TO HOST ADVANCED HUNTER EDUCATION COURSE JUNE 18-AUGUST 6

Wingshooting the focus of eight-week course PRATT -- Kansas volunteer hunter education instructors will conduct an eight-week advanced course in wingshooting beginning Thursday, June 18, through August 6. The course will run from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. every Thursday evening for eight consecutive weeks at the Powder Creek Shooting Park, 8601 Mont ... Read More


YMCA OF TOPEKA TO HOST NATIONAL YOUTH OUTDOOR PROGRAM

Youth introduced to archery, firearm safety, trapper education, conservation programsTOPEKA -- The YMCA of Topeka will host a Trailblazer Adventure Day on April 25 at Camp Hammond in Berryton. Trailblazer Adventure, a program of the U.S. Sportsmen’s Alliance Foundation (USSAF), is designed to introduce families to outdoor activities and promot ... Read More


CHAMBER ORCHESTRA TO FEATURE WILDLIFE, AGRICULTURE PHOTOS

Clay Center theater features work of local photographersCLAY CENTER -- On May 2, the Community Chamber Orchestra of Clay County will feature a multimedia concert entitled “Agriculture and the Arts” at Clay Center's historic Rex Theater. Combining wildlife and rural landscape photographs with live music, the event will debut on Saturday, May 2, ... Read More