A plan designed to help Nebraska meet waterflow obligations on a shared river may cause irreversible harm to the waterways it’s supposed to protect, including those in Kansas, according to officials in Kansas’ wildlife agency.
Kids looking to get into hunting this fall will have several opportunities next month:
The 15th annual Youth-Handicap Assisted Deer Hunt is set to take place Oct. 6-7 at Tuttle Creek State Park.
The 21st annual Youth Outdoor Festival will take place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 18 at the Hays City Sportsmen’s Club, 5810 230th Ave. in Hays.
Over-the-counter deer permits will go on sale in Kansas beginning Aug. 1, according to the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism.
If you’re interested in the KDWPT’s fish stocking program, here are a few statistics that might just blow your mind. In 2018, the agency has stocked the following number of fish in Kansas waters:
The Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism Commission will meet beginning at 1:30 p.m. Aug. 2 at the Gyp Hills Guest Ranch, 3393 S.W. Woodward Road in Medicine Lodge.
Outlook: The first weekend of August looks to offer some great fishing, according to the Fishing Calendar smartphone app.
WESTMORELAND — At times, fishing can be a numbers game.
If you target densely populated waters with highly effective lures, chances are good you’ll pull out a good number of fish. They may not all be trophies, or even keepers, but in my mind there’s nothing as fun as getting on a hot bite and catching fish all day long.
Crappie Masters will host a benefit crappie tournament Aug. 18 at Truman Lake in honor of fallen Clinton, Mo., police officers Gary Michael and Ryan Morton to help benefit the Clinton Police Department.
Josh Rouse is an outdoor enthusiast from Topeka, Kansas. He is the Outdoors Editor for The Topeka Capital-Journal.