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Recent Updates

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

WILDLIFE, PARKS AND TOURISM COMMISSION SETS WATERFOWL SEASONS

August 28, 20142014 duck and goose seasons set by Wildlife, Parks and Tourism CommissionGREAT BEND – On Thursday, August 21, the Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism Commission heard 2014 duck and goose season recommendations, considered public comment and approved the following seasons.DUCKSHigh Plains Duck Zone: Oct. 11-Dec. 8, 2014 and Dec. 20 ... Read More


10/18/14 - Grant Co. - Ulysses
Hunter Ed Internet assisted field day and testing session
(Grant Co Civic Center, South Room)

NATIONAL WILD TURKEY FEDERATION TO HOST YOUTH CAMP

August 28, 2014Registered youth will enjoy a weekend filled with all things wildPRATT ­– The National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) is hosting the 2014 Kansas State JAKES (Juveniles Acquiring Knowledge, Ethics, and Skills) Camp September 13 and 14 at White Memorial Camp, six miles north of Council Grove. All interested youth 17 and younger are ... Read More


BOATING SAFETY REMINDER FOR LABOR DAY WEEKEND

August 28, 2014Safety key to successful holiday on busy lakesPRATT – Labor Day weekend is the last big outdoor holiday at Kansas lakes, and the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT) reminds boaters that being safe on the water is key to an enjoyable weekend. Overall, boating is a very safe outdoor pursuit, but it only takes o ... Read More


YOUTH/NOVICE DOVE HUNTING OPPORTUNITY AT BRZON WILDLIFE AREA

August 28, 2014Youth age 17 and younger and novice hunters can hunt free of competition Sept. 1 at BrzonPRATT ­– In an effort to provide youth and novice hunters with quality hunting opportunities, the Brzon Wildlife Area in Republic County is reserved on Sept. 1. In preparation for the upcoming dove season, several sunflower fields have been p ... Read More


KINSLEY KIDS KLASSIC SEPT. 20

August 28, 2014Youth invited for day of shotgun shooting, food, and prizesPRATT– The 22nd Kinsley Kids Klassic, an annual trapshooting event, will be held Saturday, Sept 20. The event is open to youth shooters through high school age, including 2014 graduates. Cost to attend is $25 and includes 100 targets, lunch, event t-shirt and door prize. ... Read More


WILDLIFE, PARKS AND TOURISM COMMISSION TO SET WATERFOWL SEASONS

August 14, 20142014 duck and goose seasons will be discussed and approved at meetingGREAT BEND – The Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism Commission will conduct a public hearing on Thursday, August 21 at the Kansas Wetlands Education Center, 592 NE K156 Hwy, Great Bend to approve the 2014 duck and goose season dates. The meeting is open to the p ... Read More


KANSAS DUCKS UNLIMITED TO HOST GREENWING GOOSE BANDING EVENT

August 14, 2014The event will be held August 30 at the Jamestown Wildlife AreaPRATT ­– Have you ever wondered how geese are banded? Well now is your opportunity to not only learn about the process, but also be a part of it. On August 30, Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism staff, in conjunction with Kansas Ducks Unlimited, will be ... Read More


OVER-THE-COUNTER DEER PERMITS AVAILABLE AUGUST 1

July 24, 2014New reduced youth fees make experiencing the outdoors more affordable than everPRATT – It won’t be long and trail camera pictures won’t be the only thing resident hunters will be clicking through on a computer. At 12:01 a.m. August 1, over-the-counter deer permits go on sale at ksoutdoors.com, and for resident hunters with deer fev ... Read More