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Three Arkansans Selected for Outdoor Hall of Fame

LITTLE ROCK – Three Arkansans with decades of innovative activities to improve and expand Arkansas’s outdoor resources and the enjoyment of hunting and fishing have been selected as the 2008 inductees for the Arkansas Outdoor Hall of Fame. Gene Denton of Clarksville, Marion McCollum of Stuttgart and the late Carl…


Free Fishing Days Will Be June 6-8 in Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK – Free Fishing Days of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission this year will be from noon Friday, June 6, through midnight Sunday, June 8. No sport fisherman, resident or non-resident, will be required to have a fishing license or a trout permit to fish anywhere in Arkansas…


2008-09 Deer Permit Application Process Begins Soon

LITTLE ROCK – Permit applications will be available for zone and WMA doe quota, youth, archery, modern gun and muzzleloader deer hunts on several AGFC wildlife management areas and deer zones throughout the state. Applications may be picked up at Arkansas Game and Fish Commission offices, license dealers around the…


Nature Trail Renamed to Honor Former AGFC Employee

MAYFLOWER – Many years ago, Bell Slough was just the swamp across the highway from the Camp Robinson Wildlife Demonstration Area and was known as a problem for those Arkansas Game and Fish Commission employees that tried to manage it. One employee saw beauty in its murky water. Kenny Vernon,…


Deer Harvest Up From Previous Year, Commission Told

LITTLE ROCK – Commissioners from the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission were briefed last week on the state’s recent deer season harvest. Brad Miller, AGFC deer program coordinator, told the Commission the harvest was up almost 4,200 deer from the 2006-07 season. The northwest part of the state saw the…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 5/28/2008

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 May 28. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or e-mail us…


Deer Harvest Up From Previous Year

LITTLE ROCK – Commissioners from the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission were briefed today on the state’s recent deer season harvest. Brad Miller, AGFC deer program coordinator, told the Commission the harvest was up almost 4,200 deer from the 2006-07 season. The northwest part of the state saw the greatest…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 5/21/2008

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 May 21, 2008. If there is a body of water you would…


Mississippi County Lakes Are Stocked With Tilapia

JONESBORO – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission has stocked two Mississippi County lakes with tilapia. Mallard Lake and Youth Lake received almost 10,000 of these exotic bream. This is the first year that tilapia have been stocked into Youth Lake. Youth Lake is a 17-acre lake that adjoins Mallard…


Unattended Baby Birds May Not Be Abandoned

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas is blessed with an abundance of wild birds and their offspring. Throughout spring and summer, it is not uncommon to come across unattended baby wild birds. During this time, the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is flooded with calls about abandoned fledglings and what to do…