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Recent Updates

This is a list of the last 75 updates to the website.

9/27/14 - Family Fit 5K - UCC Preschool Academy
5K run
(Tuttle Creek State Park)

Seasonal position at Milford Wildlife Area Seasonal position at Milford Wildlife Area 61.40 kB

(closes May 2, 2014)

STUDENT ARCHERS SET SIGHTS ON NATIONAL COMPETITION

April 17, 2014219 schools currently offer the Kansas Archery in the Schools programPRATT ­– Kansas Archery in the Schools hosted its fifth annual state archery tournament, Saturday, April 5, at Clearwater High School, southwest of Wichita. Three hundred and twenty students vied for a chance to compete at nationals. Of those 320 archers, three t ... Read More


ANGLER EDUCATION CERTIFICATION COURSE MAY 17

April 17, 2014Anglers can make a difference by teaching fishing techniques across KansasPRATT – A bobber goes down, the reel starts spinning, and fishing line is being taken out to water. The excitement overwhelms her so much that she forgets what to do. He was there to walk her through the steps, and before she knew it, her first-ever fish was ... Read More


KANSAS HUNTER EDUCATION INSTRUCTORS RECOGNIZED FOR DEDICATION

April 17, 2014Tim Boxberger, 2014 Instructor of the Year, has been a volunteer instructor for 20-plus yearsPRATT – They spend countless hours teaching their students basic firearm safety, the importance of conserving and managing our state’s natural resources, and what it means to be an ethical hunter. Kansas Hunter Education Program volunteer ... Read More


PUBLIC INVITED TO KANSAS WILDLIFE, PARKS AND TOURISM COMMISSION MEETING APRIL 17

April 10, 2014Upland bird regulations to be discussed due to recent threatened listing of the lesser prairie chickenPRATT – The public is invited to attend an upcoming Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism Commission meeting, April 17 at the Great Plains Nature Center, 6232 East 29th St. N., Wichita. The afternoon session will run from 1:00 p.m. t ... Read More


NEW STATE RECORD RAINBOW TROUT TIPS SCALES AT 15.72 POUNDS

April 10, 2014Angler Josh McCullough caught the behemoth trout from Kill Creek Park Lake in Johnson CountyPRATT – In Kansas trout waters, it’s not uncommon to drop a lure and get a bite after a few minutes, but to drop a lure, get a bite, and reel in a 15.72-pound rainbow trout is almost unheard of. That’s what angler Josh McCullough of Spring ... Read More


KANSAS WETLANDS EDUCATION CENTER OFFERS PRAIRIE CHICKEN LEK TOURS

March 20, 2014Lek tours draw people from around the world each year to the Great PlainsGREAT BEND – While most people are still snug in their beds, prairie chickens are busy putting on a show that is critical to their survival. Each spring, just before dawn, male prairie chickens can be seen strutting around on communal mating grounds know ... Read More


5/10/14 - Miami Co. - Paola THIS CLASS IS FULL
Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session
(Hillsdale State Park)