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Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 7/23

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Randy Zellers (501) 223-6406, e-mail: rdzellers [at] agfc [dot] state [dot] ar [dot] us To sign-up for this newsletter, visit http://www.agfc.com/enews/default.aspx This is the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s fishing report for July 23, 2008. If there is a body of water you would like…


UALR Takes College Bass Tournament National Championship

LITTLE ROCK – They may have just squeaked in to the finals, but the bass fishing team representing the University of Arkansas at Little Rock made their chance count. The team of Jeremy Reese and Trent Gebhardt brought in a five-bass limit that weighed 21.24 pounds to easily outdistance their…


Over 89,000 Pounds of Fish Stocked in State’s Waters

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Game and Fish Commission crews stocked over 2 million fish in Arkansas lakes and rivers during June, according to Mike Armstrong, chief of fisheries. The total stocking of fish weighed in excess of 89,000 pounds. June stockings: Aldersgate Methodist Camp, Pulaski County, 600 catchable channel catfish…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 7/2/2008

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Randy Zellers (501) 223-6406, e-mail: rdzellers [at] agfc [dot] state [dot] ar [dot] us To sign-up for this newsletter, visit http://www.agfc.com/enews/default.aspx This is the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s fishing report for July 2, 2008. If there is a body of water you would like…


Safety First For Fourth of July Boaters

LITTLE ROCK – Family picnics, fireworks and being on the water all are things associated with the Fourth of July. One more thing should be added to that list – safety. According to Bob Cushing, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Boating Education Program coordinator, this is one of the busiest…


Turbulent Tailwaters Present Fresh Perils to Anglers, Boaters

HEBER SPRINGS – Water is a wonderful commodity and an Arkansas asset – except when there is too much of it. Weeks after the storms and heavy rains the state received earlier in the year, too much water remains here and there even as the traditionally dry summer is underway….


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 6/25/2008

This is the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s fishing report for June 25, 2008. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or e-mail us with information on possible sources for that lake or river. Fishing Tip: According to John Berry of…


The 11th Annual Buffalo River Elk Festival Has Something For Everyone

JASPER – No matter what age you are and what outdoors activity you enjoy, be sure to mark your calendar for this year’s Buffalo River Elk Festival, June 27-28, 2008 on the Square in Jasper. While the award-winning festival focuses on the reintroduction of elk to Arkansas and Arkansas’s elk…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 6/18/2008

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 June 18. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or e-mail…


Wearing a Hat, Using Sunscreen Essential in Summer

LITTLE ROCK – You’ve got a chance to do some fishing, go camping or just roam around in the outdoors. You’ve got the necessary gear together. What’s next? Be sure you take along a hat and adequate sunscreen, advise the personnel of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, who spend…