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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…


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…


Ouachita River Clean-up Set For Sept. 20 Is Postponed Until Spring of 2009

MALVERN – The Ouachita River Sweep, a clean-up program originally scheduled for Sept. 20 at various spots along the Ouachita River in Arkansas, has been postponed until spring 2009 because of flooding. The river sweep is a collaborative project between Arkansas and Louisiana and is an effort to clean and…


Deferred Hunter Education License Available Again This Year in Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK – In an effort to give more first-time hunters a chance to experience the state’s outdoor resources, the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is again offering a Deferred Hunter Education license. A hunter can apply and use a Deferred Hunter Education license as long as the user is…


Going Hunting in Arkansas? Check For Road Closings and Detours First

LITTLE ROCK – Gustav is gone, the rains have abated, hunting seasons are underway – and Arkansas sportsmen are on the move. Save yourself a possible headache and check road conditions before you leave home, suggests the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. Hunters and fishermen often travel across the state…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 9/10/2008

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. 10, 2008. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or…


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 – 8/27/2008

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 August 27, 2008. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or…