Take a look around and learn about conservation, wildlife, hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation in the state. We want you to enjoy Kentucky, naturally.
The Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife helps to maintian over 110 different public access location for fishing and boating.
Purchase Hunting Licenses, Fishing Licenses, and various permits, for yourself or as a gift for others, 24 hours a day 7 days a week. You can make a purchase using a Visa, MasterCard, or Discover card.
One of the essential ingredients in conserving Kentucky’s wildlife resources is Habitat Improvement; an opportunity for interested landowners or managers, hunters, and groups to work with wildlife professionals toward a common goal of improving wildlife habitat.
Find professional wildlife control assistance
The Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife has over 80 locations available for public hunting. Some areas may require a permit.
Recreational boaters can avoid ramp conflicts with fishing tournaments by searching the Fish & Wildlife Resources' Tournament Fishing Schedule. Also, tournament organizers can electronically record their catch data and apply for a marine event permit for tournaments expecting 100 or more boats.