A judge also ordered the trapper to serve consecutive jail sentences of five days for each count.
Major water reservoirs statewide are at just 42 percent of capacity.
Harvest is slowly beginning across Kansas this week.
The report says there were five days suitable for fieldwork.
It’s the second-highest loss recorded since year-round surveys began in 2010.
The fire began on Saturday afternoon.
New federal environmental guidelines prompted the changed policy.
The ATV fell on top of him.