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Kentucky conservation officers to participate in Operation Dry Water, aiming to make waterways safer

In an effort to educate the public about the dangers of boating under the influence, conservation officers with the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources are joining other law enforcement agencies for Operation Dry Water, a national campaign promoting boater safety July 5-7. Increased law enforcement presence around Kentucky’s lakes and rivers will serve as reminders for people not to...

Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Department accepting applications for 25 conservation officers

Applications are now being accepted for conservation officer recruits at the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. The deadline to apply is Monday, March 6. The department plans to fill 25 positions statewide. Applicants must be 21 years of age, possess a valid driver’s license and meet educational requirements or have experience in related fields. The first step is to submit an application...

Kentucky Fish and Wildlife seeks 20 conservation officer recruits, applications being taken

Applications are now being accepted for conservation officers at the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. The deadline to apply is Sunday, Feb.14. The department plans to fill 20 positions statewide. Applicants must be 21 years of age, possess a valid driver’s license and meet educational requirements or have experience in related fields. Applicants must be 21 years of age, possess...