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Almost 1 Million Fish Stocked in Arkansas Waters

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Game and Fish Commission crews stocked over 856,500 fish in Arkansas lakes and rivers during October, according to Mike Armstrong, chief of fisheries. The total stocking of fish weighed in excess of 144,000 pounds. October stockings: Amon’s Lake, Baxter County, 150 catchable rainbow trout Lake Ann,…


Newest Arkansas Elk Season Set to Begin in January

LITTLE ROCK – During last week’s monthly Arkansas Game and Fish Commission meeting, the Commission approved a third elk season – Jan. 12-16 – on private land in zone 4 in Searcy County. The quota is five antlerless elk; two either-sex permits also will be issued. “Anyone with landowner approval…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 11/19/2008

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Randy Zellers (501) 223-6406, e-mail: rdzellers [at] agfc [dot] state [dot] ar [dot] us To subscribe or unsubscribe to this report, visit http://www.agfc.com/enews/default.aspx  This is the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s fishing report for Nov. 19, 2008. If there is a body of water you…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 11/12/2008

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 November 12. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or e-mail us…


White-fronted Geese Are Special for Some Waterfowlers

LITTLE ROCK – Use the term “waterfowl:” in Arkansas, and the usual connection is with mallards, specifically the male mallard known as the greenhead. There is another variety popular with many hunters, the white-fronted goose, also known as the specklebelly. These are found in many areas the state, not in…


2008-09 Modern Gun Deer Season Forecast Appears Favorable for Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK – The statewide modern gun deer season forecast looks promising for the 2008-09 season. Arkansas’ modern gun season opens this Saturday, Nov. 8. According to Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Deer Program Coordinator Brad Miller, many areas of the state are seeing a substantial amount of deer food…


Deer Hunting Safety Tips For Season Openers

LITTLE ROCK – Perhaps the most important aspects of deer hunting are safety and ethics. That’s especially true for the opening of Arkansas’s modern gun deer season this Saturday. If no one paid any attention to these, hunting of any kind would be too dangerous to continue. That’s why it’s…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 11/5/2008

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 November 5. 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 – 11/5/2008

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 Weekly Fishing Report – 10/29/2008

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Randy Zellers (501) 223-6406, e-mail: rdzellers [at] agfc [dot] state [dot] ar [dot] us To subscribe or unsubscribe to this report, visit http://www.agfc.com/enews/default.aspx  This is the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s fishing report for Oct. 29, 2008. If there is a body of water you…