5/7/09

KDWP News, 5/7/09


COOL, WET WEATHER WON'T DAMPEN MAY PARK EVENTS
KANSAS ANGLERS DOMINATE SOUTH DAKOTA WALLEYE TOURNAMENT
KANSAS ARMY AMMUNITION PLANT ANNOUNCES 2009 ARCHERY DEER HUNTS
STATE PARK GEOCACHE 2009 TREASURE HUNT UNDERWAYKANSAS GRAZING LANDS COALITION SCHOOLS SET FOR AUGUST Read More


COOL, WET WEATHER WON'T DAMPEN MAY PARK EVENTS

Events planned throughout May despite continuing cool weatherPRATT -- Recent wet, cool weather in the Sunflower State hasn't stopped Kansas state parks from conducting special events as spring unfolds, however slowly. Despite the weather, May is the time when Kansans clean up their boats and camping gear and head to their favorite state parks. ... Read More


KANSAS ANGLERS DOMINATE SOUTH DAKOTA WALLEYE TOURNAMENT

Kansas teams take first and second under tough conditionsMOBRIDGE, S.D. -- One of the most challenging tournaments in the 25-year history Cabela's Masters Walleye Circuit (MWC) was held on Lake Oahe in South Dakota May 2-3. High muddy water, a late spring that delayed spawn, and a smelt run all contributed to conditions that challenged the 61- ... Read More


KANSAS ARMY AMMUNITION PLANT ANNOUNCES 2009 ARCHERY DEER HUNTS

Application deadline Aug. 20; $50 access fee requiredPARSONS -- The 13,727 acre-Kansas Army Ammunition Plant (KSAAP), 3 miles east of Parsons, will conduct an archery deer hunt on Nov. 3-Nov. 15. Permits will be issued through a drawing. All hunters must be at least 16 years old and have successfully completed a hunter education course. Archer ... Read More


STATE PARK GEOCACHE 2009 TREASURE HUNT UNDERWAY

Second year for contest offers first prizes of annual camping permit or two-night cabin rentalPRATT -- Outdoor enthusiasts looking for the next great adventure will find it in a geocaching contest this summer at Kansas state parks. From May 1 to Nov. 1, each state park and some other Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) locations hav ... Read More


KANSAS GRAZING LANDS COALITION SCHOOLS SET FOR AUGUST

Classes to focus on grassland burning; registration deadline July 18MCPHERSON -- The Kansas Grazing Lands Coalition (KGLC) is hosting two range schools in August -- one for eastern Kansas at White Memorial Camp in Morris County and one for western Kansas at Camp Aldrich in Barton County. The eastern school is set for August 11-13 and the weste ... Read More