Kentucky made important contribution to angling history

Kentucky made important contribution to angling history

Many anglers in Kentucky don’t realize our state’s rich contribution to fishing technology and angling history.Those who use a baitcasting...

November 28th, 2016 |  


Online survey improves Kentucky’s HIP data

Online survey improves Kentucky’s HIP data

Kentucky is drawing national attention after dramatically improving the accuracy of harvest and participation information collected from its waterfowl...

November 24th, 2016 updated: November 24th, 2016. |  


Waterfowl season promising, but need some cold weather

The moderate drought conditions across Kentucky brought baked, cracked yards, dust, fires and streams as low as any time in recent memory. This would ...

November 17th, 2016 |  


Early returns from 2016-17 deer season

Shirt-sleeve temperatures. Treetops buffeted by high winds. Acorns crunching underfoot.Without question, hunters faced challenging conditions for the ...

October 27th, 2016 |  


Prime time to catch stream smallmouth bass on topwater lures

The peak of the topwater bite for stream smallmouth bass is just beginning, not winding down.“I’ve fished Barren River the last two weeken...

October 13th, 2016 |  


Fall for trout all over again

Anglers treasure the fall months in Kentucky.The shortening periods of daylight and the cooler, drier air bring welcome relief from summer and bring o...

October 10th, 2016 |  


September is quota hunt application month

As the carefree days of summer give way to the first days of September, it’s finally starting to feel like fall in Kentucky.A cold front promise...

September 15th, 2016 |  


Ample rain means promising outlook for dove season

The generous rains combined with abundant summer sunshine spurred excellent growth for sunflowers planted on the public dove fields across the state. ...

August 29th, 2016 |  


2016-17 deer season looks promising

2016-17 deer season looks promising

Many archery hunters in Kentucky will spend the last long weekend of summer getting an early jump on fall.Kentucky’s 2016-17 deer season kicks o...

August 22nd, 2016 |  


Mentor-youth dove hunts offer great opportunity

The excitement of an opening day dove hunt when you are young spawns a lifetime of memories. Each year, the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife R...

August 11th, 2016 |