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Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 10/22/2008

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 October 22. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or e-mail us…


What’s Open For Hunting in Arkansas – 10/22/2008

Current and approaching seasons in Arkansas: 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, 5A, 13, 14 and 15: …


AGFC Monitors Dissolved Oxygen Levels Below Bull Shoals, Norfork and Greers Ferry Dams

LITTLE ROCK – Spring rains provided many benefits for the state’s fisheries. The abundant rainfall provided additional water to local fisheries, improved the survival rates of young bass within the lakes and provided sufficient amounts of cold water to support the trout fisheries below Bull Shoals, Norfork and Greers Ferry…


Almost 150,000 Pounds of Fish Stocked in Arkansas Waters

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Game and Fish Commission crews stocked over 544,600 fish in Arkansas lakes and rivers during September, according to Mike Armstrong, chief of fisheries. The total stocking of fish weighed almost 150,000 pounds. September stockings: Lake Ann, Benton County, 1,130 yearling channel catfish Lake Atkins, Pope County,…


What’s Open For Hunting in Arkansas – 10/15/2008

Current and approaching seasons in Arkansas: 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, 5A, 13, 14 and…


Hunter Education Courses Benefit Veterans As Well As Beginners

LITTLE ROCK – Hunter education classes are underway all across Arkansas as the various hunting seasons approach. Successful completion of a hunter education course and its concluding written exam are required in Arkansas of anyone born after December 31, 1968. In addition, older persons must have hunter education certificates when…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Reports – 10/8/2008

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 Oct. 8, 2008. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or…


What’s Open For Hunting in Arkansas – 10/8/2008

Current and approaching seasons in Arkansas: 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, 5A, 13, 14 and 15: …


Arkansas Youth Selected for Olympic Evaluation in Trap and Skeet

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Olympic torch in Beijing has barely cooled but preparation is already underway for the 2012 games in London. Eighteen shooting-sports hopefuls from 11 states have been selected for intensive training and evaluation Oct. 8-12 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs. Hindsville’s Cord…


Conservative Turkey Season Again Proposed by AGFC

LITTLE ROCK – Biologists from the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission again have proposed a conservative turkey season. The AGFC has tried to address declining turkey harvests through the regulations process starting in spring 2005. AGFC turkey biologist Mike Widner told the Commission, that the shorter season of 30 days…