www.mozilla.com Weather Central
Voices
Headlines

nterfaith Housing gets $130,000 federal grant for CASH program -10/2/2014, 8:52 AM

Country singer David Nail shows more upbeat side -10/2/2014, 8:52 AM

Coffee-providing candidate to visit Arlington Saturday -10/2/2014, 8:52 AM

44 properties go for $184,000 at annual delinquent tax sale -10/2/2014, 8:52 AM

myTown Calendar

SPOTLIGHT
[var top_story_head]

Few pheasants available as season begins Saturday

Published on -11/7/2013, 9:10 AM

Printer-friendly version
E-Mail This Story

GARDEN CITY, Kan. (AP) -- Kansas pheasant hunters aren't likely to see many of the birds when the season begins this weekend.

State wildlife experts say drought during most of the nesting and brooding season, combined with an already low breeding populations, will make it difficult to find birds this season, which begins Saturday.

Kurt Hudson, Kansas natural resource officer, says recent moisture could improve next year's harvest. But he told The Garden City Telegram (http://bit.ly/1iP1800 ) that this hunting season is "going to be pretty bleak."

The state wildlife agency says the best chance of hunting success will be in the southeastern part of the state.

digg delicious facebook stumbleupon google Newsvine
More News and Photos

Associated Press Videos

AP Breaking News
AP Nation-World News

View this site in another language.