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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…


Arkansas in Second Year of Project to Test Convenience of Electronic Duck Stamp

LITTLE ROCK – In an effort to make federal duck stamp purchasing more convenient, the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is beginning the second year of a three year program to test electronic stamps. The AGFC, in partnership with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, is testing the pilot program…


AGFC Seeks Jackrabbit Sightings for Survey

LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is conducting an observation survey throughout the state, and seeks the help of Arkansas residents. While cottontail and swamp rabbits are common, jackrabbits have not been seen in Arkansas since the late 1980s. One of the last known jackrabbit populations was…


What’s Open For Hunting In Arkansas – 9/24/2008

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,…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 9/24/2008

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. 24, 2008. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call…


AGFC to Host Deer Management Workshops

LITTLE ROCK – Do you have questions about managing deer on private lands? The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission has the answers. The AGFC will be hosting two deer management workshops in September to help private landowners better manage their deer herds. As outlined in the goals of the2007 Strategic…


Over 94,000 Pounds of Fish Stocked in Arkansas’s Waters

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Game and Fish Commission crews stocked over 344,000 fish in Arkansas lakes and rivers during August, according to Mike Armstrong, chief of fisheries. The total stocking of fish weighed in excess of 94,000 pounds. August stockings: Beaver Tailwater, Carroll County, 8,567 catchable rainbow trout Cane Creek…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 9/17/2008

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 September 17. 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 – 9/17/2008

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,…


Teal Prospects Look Good For Saturday’s Opening Day in Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK – This week’s torrential rains may have put a damper on dove season for some hunters, but it may be a welcome sight for Arkansas’ teal hunters. The special September teal season in Arkansas begins on Sept. 13 and continues through Sept. 28. Arkansas Game and Fish Commission…