Kentucky Hunting News

Kentucky FW Propose Deer Zone Changes
The Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission proposed deer zone changes for the 2008-2009 deer season at its quarterly meeting March 7.
Kentucky Elk Permit Apps Due April 30th
The Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission allotted 400 elk hunting permits at its December meeting for the 2008 elk season, and it's time to get your applications in. The deadline to apply is April 30, three months sooner than in previous years.
Kentucky BOW Event in Cumberland Falls State Park
Women who like the outdoors and need an enjoyable and refreshing weekend away should consider coming to the Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Workshop, at Cumberland Falls State Resort Park Feb. 22-24.
New WMA in Kentucky Offers Hunting Opportunities
Kentucky hunters now have 2,293 new acres to pursue deer, elk, turkey and small game (except quail) in southeast Breathitt County at Paul Van Booven Wildlife Management Area (WMA). Previously, the area was only open for quota elk hunts.
Kentucky DFW Proposes Increase in Elk Hunting Permits
At its quarterly meeting on December 7, the Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission proposed to raise the number of quota elk permits available for 2008 and change the framework for quota elk hunting areas.
Kentucky Reminds Hunters: Think Before Shooting
The call came in to the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources' Information Center a couple of years ago, during the first week of modern gun deer season. The woman was angry.
Kentucky Adds 15,000 Acres to Graham WMA
Kentucky hunters now have 15,000 new acres to pursue deer, elk, turkey and small game this fall in Clay, Bell and Leslie counties at Graham Wildlife Management Area (WMA).
Kentucky DFW Charges Man for Importing Deer and Elk
A Tennessee man is lodged in the McCracken County jail facing six felony counts of illegally importing elk and deer into Kentucky.
Kentucky Elk Hunt Drawing Completed
Names of 302 hunters selected for Kentucky's 2007 quota elk hunts are now posted on the department’s web site at fw.ky.gov.
Kentucky DFWR Offers BOW Workshop
The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources along with the Kentucky Network of Outdoor Women and the Kentucky 4-H Leadership Center in Jabez, Ky., will host a three-day Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) Workshop Sept. 21 – 23 for women 18 and older interested in learning outdoor skills.