Participating youth will have the opportunity to hunt wheat stubble and sunflower fields during the Labor Day weekend hunt
ST. MARYS– The Westar Energy Green Team will host a youth-only dove huntat the Jeffrey
According to JEC wildlife area staff, the fields are in great condition, and there should be plenty of birds flying at close range. The hunts are an excellent way for kids 16 and younger to get hands-on experience and learn the basics of dove hunting.”
The registration deadline is, with hunters being accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Youth must bring their own shotguns and be accompanied by a non-hunting adult. Non-toxic shells will be provided to all participants. Hunters age 16 must possess a Kansas hunting license and HIP permit.
Hunters or mentors interested in participating in this event can contact Barb Cornelius at (785) 575-8125.