Loess Bluffs National Wildlife Refuge, located near the Kansas-Nebraska-Missouri border, counted a total of 79,925 geese, 73,806 ducks and 55 bald eagles during its waterfowl survey Nov. 20.
Entrance to Kansas’s 26 state parks to be free of charge for Black Friday as part of #OptOutside movement
The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism announced this week that it will offer free entrance to all Kansas state parks on Black Friday, Nov. 24, as part of the #OptOutside movement.
Loess Bluffs National Wildlife Refuge in nearby Mound City, Mo., counted a total of 63,406 geese and 127,010 ducks during its most recent waterfowl count Tuesday.
Loess Bluffs National Wildlife Refuge in Forest City, Mo., observed more than 53,000 ducks and 4,000 geese during a waterfowl survey Oct. 31.
Testing and assessment will take place Nov. 18 for prospective game wardens with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism.
The founder of one of the largest sporting goods companies in the world is set to open up the “Disney World of the Outdoors” just 3 1/2 hours away from Topeka.
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The National Park Service went from forest rangers to Power Rangers on Twitter last month in a defiant display of scientific integrity, and soon was joined in protest by several other agencies that had been banned from talking to media or tweeting by President Donald Trump.
Josh Rouse is an outdoor enthusiast from Topeka, Kansas. He is the Outdoors Editor for The Topeka Capital-Journal.