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Monthly Archives: March 2017

AGFC Fields Ready for Opening of Dove Season

LITTLE ROCK – Opening day of dove season is this Saturday. For those hunters still looking for a field to hunt, the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission maintains dove fields on some wildlife management areas. These plots are open to the public and available on a first-come, first-served basis. “We’re…


Doves Can Provide Good Eating for the Hunter’s Table

LITTLE ROCK – Dove hunting in Arkansas is highly popular, and the season starts Saturday, Sept. 6. Far too many dove hunters, however, make short work of the season. They hunt opening day or opening weekend then shift to other pursuits. Dove hunting can continue, with breaks into January. And…


Snakehead Eradication Meeting Sept. 18 in Brinkley, Arkansas

BRINKLEY – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will hold a town hall meeting and public hearing about eradicating northern snakehead fish at 7 p.m., Sept. 18, in Brinkley at the Convention Center. Snakeheads, natives of Asia, were discovered in the Piney Creek…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 9/3/2008

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Randy Zellers (501) 223-6406, e-mail: rdzellers [at] agfc [dot] state [dot] ar [dot] us             This is the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s fishing report for Sept. 3, 2008. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call…


What’s Open For Hunting in Arkansas – 9/3/2008

Current and approaching seasons in Arkansas: Alligator: Sept. 19-22 Sept. 26-29 Deer: Archery – All zones: Oct. 1, 2008 to Feb. 28, 2009. Modern Gun – Zones 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 10 and 11: Nov. 8-30. Zone 4:  Nov. 8-9. Zone 5:  Nov. 8-9 and Nov. 15-16. Zone 4A,…


New Mexico Weekly Fishing Report – 9/2/2008

Need a license? Click here to buy one online. Lake levels — Click here for the latest water storage reports from New Mexico reservoirs. Sept. 2, 2008 This fishing report has been generated from the best information available from officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may…


Missouri Dove Hunters Asked to Report Banded Birds

The birds are part of a national effort to ensure good dove management. JEFFERSON CITY-Missouri dove hunters have a chance to kill two birds with one stone, so to speak, garnering hunting trophies while helping ensure good management of mourning dove populations. The Missouri Department of Conservation is among 34…


Unusual Snake Surfaces in Southeast Missouri

The scarlet snake looks very much like the more common red milk snake but has been found in only a handful of places in the Show-Me State. CAPE GIRARDEAU—A rare snake has surfaced in southeastern Missouri, giving Show-Me State herpetologists confirmation that the species still exists here. Natural History Biologist…


Catch Fish, Shoot Targets at the Utah State Fair Sept. 4-14

Your kids can catch fish and shoot pellet guns at this year’s Utah State Fair. The two activities are just some of the things your family can enjoy at the historic Division of Wildlife Resources building. Located on the south side of the Utah State Fairpark, the building is close…


Goose Hunters: You Can Hunt Light Geese Next Spring in Utah

Duck hunting changes also approved Get ready, Utah goose hunters. You can hunt light geese into March this season. At their Aug. 28 meeting in Salt Lake City, members of the Utah Wildlife Board approved Utah’s first–ever spring light goose hunt. Light geese include snow, blue and Ross’ geese. The…