Archery season for deer and fall turkey begins September 6.  Read the 2014-15 Kentucky Hunting and Trapping Guide before hunting.​

The hunting season for dove and some other migratory birds begins September 1.  Read the 2014-15 Dove Hunting Guide before hunting.​

 Fallen Officer Memorial

A new memorial honoring the sacrifice of the fallen conservation officers was dedicated in Frankfort on May 17, 2014.

 
Robert C. Banker  

Robert C. Banker

On March 19, 1987, Officer Robert C. Banker was shot and killed in Christian County while checking a fisherman for license.

 
Douglas W. Bryant  

Douglas W. Bryant

On May 19, 2003 Officer Douglas W. Bryant was killed during a vehicle pursuit in Kenton County.

 
John C. Martin  

John C. Martin

On August 7, 1947 Officer John C. Martin was shot and killed by an unknown assailant while on patrol in Warren County.

 
Denver Tabor  

Denver Tabor

On July 20, 1973, Officer Denver Tabor drowned in the Ohio River in Crittenden County while attempting to save the life of a 10 year old child.