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APPLICATIONS INVITED FOR 2008 COMMISSION BIG GAME PERMITS
KDWP SEEKING PARTNERS TO PROMOTE HABITAT IN THE PLAYA LAKES REGION
2007 KANSAS ECO-MEET HELD AT ROCK SPRINGS OCT. 31
KDWP AWARDS LANDOWNER INCENTIVE PROGRAM GRANTS
LAWRENCE YOUTH WINS OUTDOOR ARTIST CONTESTGRAZING COALITION GAINS NATIONAL ATTENTION FOR CONSERVATION EFFORTS Read More


APPLICATIONS INVITED FOR 2008 COMMISSION BIG GAME PERMITS

Applications available online or by phone; deadline Jan. 4 PRATT -- Applications are now available for conservation organizations interested in applying for Commission Big Game permits. Information and applications are available by telephone request to Sheila Kemmis, 620-672-5911, or online at the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDW ... Read More


KDWP SEEKING PARTNERS TO PROMOTE HABITAT IN THE PLAYA LAKES REGION

Dec. 1 deadline for State Capacity Grant Program proposals PRATT -- The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) has announced that $20,000 is available for building partnerships with other conservation organizations in the state through the Playa Lakes Joint Venture (PLJV) State Capacity Grant Program. This program provides an opportu ... Read More


2007 KANSAS ECO-MEET HELD AT ROCK SPRINGS OCT. 31

Twenty teams comprised of 80 students display naturalist skills and knowledge JUNCTION CITY -- The Clay Center High School team took top honors at the state finals of the 2007 Kansas ECO-Meet competition sponsored by the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP). The competition was held on Oct. 31 at Rock Springs 4-H Center, south of J ... Read More


KDWP AWARDS LANDOWNER INCENTIVE PROGRAM GRANTS

Agency also accepting applications for next round of funding PRATT – Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) officials have announced that an ad-hoc committee of wildlife professionals recently evaluated applications for Landowner Incentive Program (LIP) grants and awarded $409,347 of LIP funds to 13 private landowners. This program p ... Read More


LAWRENCE YOUTH WINS OUTDOOR ARTIST CONTEST

Event part of Kansas Wildscape's O.K. Kids Days LAWRENCE -- Kansas Wildscape has announced the winners of its 2007 Outdoor Art Contest. Silvia Bennett was the winner of the six and under age category; Brock Butel won the seven through nine group; and Elaine Goodrick won the 10 through 13 age category. This year’s theme was "Favorite Out ... Read More


GRAZING COALITION GAINS NATIONAL ATTENTION FOR CONSERVATION EFFORTS

Songbirds, upland game, species at risk benefit from group's efforts PRATT -- The Playa Lakes Joint Venture (PLJV) has announced that Kansas Grazing Lands Coalition (KGLC) member Ted Alexander of Sun City was recently honored with the 2007 National Environmental Stewardship Award. The award was good news for KGLC. KGLC was formed more than a ... Read More