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Public Meetings Set For Input on Waterfowl Regulations

LITTLE ROCK – Hunters may voice their opinions about the upcoming Arkansas waterfowl hunting regulations and seasons at one of 12 public meetings across the state Tuesday, June 3. These meetings are part of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s hunting regulations-setting process. They give hunters and other interested parties…


Fisheries Public Input Meetings Still Available

LITTLE ROCK – There are 8 remaining public input meetings scheduled by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission to give anglers the opportunity to comment on the proposed fishing regulation changes for 2009. The input meetings are part of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s regulations-setting process. All the remaing…


Continued Cosures Required To Repair Flooded WMAs

ARKANSAS CITY – Floodwaters are beginning to recede in southeast Arkansas and other parts of the state, and as rivers and streams continue to fall, outdoorsmen will be interested in returning to deer camps, houses and other dwellings to assess damages. There also will be anglers looking to try their…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report

Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report 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 7. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please…


Deer Hunters, Wildlife Managers Agree On Enforcement

LITTLE ROCK – Listen in on a conversation about deer hunting in Arkansas, especially what is needed to improve it, and chances are about 9 in 10 that someone will comment, “They need more game wardens out there.” Wildlife officers, “game wardens” to much of the public keep busy in…


Season For Seeking Elk Permits Is Approaching

LITTLE ROCK – You’ve heard the old saying that if something’s too good to be true, then it probably is. That’s not the case with elk hunting in Arkansas. A free chance to hunt Arkansas’ largest game animal is very real and it’s coming up soon. The month of May…


Public Meetings Set To Hear Angler Comments on Regulation Changes

LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will be holding 12 public meetings around the state to give anglers the opportunity to comment on the proposed fishing regulation changes for 2009. The input meetings are part of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s regulations-setting process. All the public…


Northern Snakehead Makes Arkansas Arrival

BRINKLEY – Arkansas Game and Fish Commission fisheries biologists confirmed a breeding population of northern snakehead, an invasive species from Asia, in Lee County on April 28. The population was discovered when a farmer found an unusual fish wiggling along a gravel farm road near a ditch and contacted the…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report

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 April 30. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or e-mail us…


Underwater Arkansas Program Returns This Summer

LITTLE ROCK – One of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s most popular education programs will returns to the state’s lakes this summer. The program is called Underwater Arkansas and is a series of guided dives where participants gain a new perspective of the state’s underwater environment. The AGFC along…