Bear Hunters: The quota for the 2014 archery/crossbow season for bears WAS NOT MET today.  Therefore, the bear season will remain open tomorrow.  All hunters must check the KDFWR homepage or call the Info Center at 1-800-858-1549 AFTER 9:00 PM each day of the season to learn if the black bear quota was met.  For information about checking bears, click here.

 Hatchery Creek Stream Restoration Project

Hatchery Creek Located at Wolf Creek Dam, Jamestown, KY

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The Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Resources in partnership with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is undertaking a project to restore stream and wetland habitat in a stream known as “Hatchery Creek.” 
The project will restore stream and wetland habitat for over one mile from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service-Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery down the valley to the Cumberland River. It was designed to maximize ecological benefits including water quality improvements, restoration of fish and wildlife habitat, and to create stream conditions favorable for trout and other wildlife….read more