Kansas Hunting News

Kansas DWP "Poachers" Auction Changes Venue

Last June, the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) announced that guns confiscated in the commission of wildlife crimes would be sold at a public auction Aug. 21 in Assaria, conducted by United Country Auctions of Salina. However, United Country has acquired a new building in McPherson, and the auction will be held there. The new address is 1337 W. Kansas in McPherson.

Kansas Seeking Hunters for Special Deer Hunt

The Riley County Fish and Game Association, Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP), and Tuttle Creek Lake Corps of Engineers are seeking participants for their 8th annual youth/handicapped deer hunt, which will be held Sept. 11 and 12. Youth ages 11 through 16 and anyone with a certified disability are eligible to participate in this hunt. Participants need a deer permit, and if required by Kansas law, a Kansas hunting license and an approved hunter education course.

Kansas DWP Commission Big Game Permits Still Available
The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks has announced that two Commission Big Game permits have yet to be sold.
Kansas DWP Resident Either Species Deer Apps Due July 9th
The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) reminds resident hunters that 2010 Firearm Either-Species/Either-Sex Deer permit applications are due July 9 and are available online.
Kansas Non-Resident Deer Permits Still Available
The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) has announced that 4,016 nonresident deer permits are still available for the 2010 season.
Kansas Antelope Firearm Applications Due June 11
The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) is now accepting applications for resident firearm and muzzleloader antelope permits.
Kansas Sets 2010 Big Game Dates
At the Public Hearing portion of the April meeting of the Kansas Wildlife and Parks Commission, regulation amendments concerning big game and turkey legal equipment, deer seasons, antelope season, and elk season were approved.
Kansas Non-Resident Deer Apps Due April 30th
The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) reminds all nonresident deer hunters that the application period for 2010 permits is April 1-30 this year, one month earlier than in past years.
Kansas Turkey Combo Tag Price Changes April 1st
The 2010 spring turkey season runs April 14-May 31, and hunters looking for a bargain can find it in the turkey permit/game tag combination, available through March 30 at a reduced price. By purchasing the combination early, hunters save $7.50 over the cost of purchasing each separately after March 30.
Kansas Spring Turkey Atlas Available Soon
It's been a long winter in the Sunflower State, but those who anticipate the thrill of spring turkey hunting can start preparing with the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) 2010 Kansas Spring Turkey Atlas.