Bear Hunters: The quota for the 2016 archery/crossbow season for bears WAS MET on Sunday Oct 23. Therefore, the archery/crossbow season for bears is now CLOSED. For information about checking bears, click here.​​​


Donation-Sponsorship Request

The Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Resources mission is to conserve and enhance fish and wildlife resources and provide opportunity for hunting, fishing, trapping, boating and other wildlife related activities. Therefore, we support events and organizations that promote our mission.

If you are interested in submitting a request for a donation (promotional items or prizes) or a sponsorship (request KDFWR personnel to assist in the execution of your planned event which also provides opportunity to benefit KDFWR) please complete the request form and email it to or mail it to Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife, Public Affairs Division, 1 Sportsman’s Lane, Frankfort, KY 40601. We will be happy to review your request and contact you in return.

To allow adequate time for your request to be reviewed, please submit no later than 60 days prior to your event.

Request Form

Brian V. Blank
Division Director
Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Resources
Division of Public Affairs
#1 Sportsman’s Lane
Frankfort, Ky. 40601
(502) 564-7109
(502) 564-9845 (fax)