The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission approved a measure that will make it easier to work with non-governmental conservation agencies to help recruit.
Tony Davis said the plan is in the 30-day public comment phase and will be voted on by the seven-member Commission at the next monthly meeting.
A new job for those leftover trees – as fish habitat. Drop-off locations let your old Christmas tree have a second life as underwater cover.
Bryson Harpole of Ward didn’t only set a new bar for shortnose gar in Arkansas’s fishing records on Nov. 1, 2016; he crushed the old record.
Nearly a year ago, two northwest Arkansas hunters died tragically in Oklahoma on a duck hunt in the middle of a winter storm on a large public lake.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s latest aerial waterfowl survey revealed a much improved population estimate for ducks wintering in The Natural State.
Wildlife Officer Joel Campora and Scott County Sheriff Cody Carpenter will be honored with two Memorial Mile signs.
The coldest air of the season will rush into The Natural State as the second segment of the state’s duck season opens Thursday.
The first segment of duck season closed Sunday and reopens Dec. 8, but hunters less than 16 years old will be able to hunt ducks, geese,coots, and mergansers Saturday.
After five years of record-pace deer harvests, Arkansas deer management is facing its toughest challenge, chronic wasting disease.
The 10th season of alligator hunting in Arkansas saw a record 64 alligators had been harvested in two weekends of hunting.
The announcement of the group effort and the AGFC’s partnership was announced Friday, Sept. 30.
Keep up with the latest changes to fall hunting seasons with the AGFC’s Outdoor Hotline, airing 7 p.m., Oct. 6 on AETN.
According to AGFC, this year’s teal season may be similar to most dove seasons – great for the first weekend, and then tapering off.
Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Wildlife Officer Block Meyer from Cross County was recognized at the Mississippi Flyway Council Committee meeting Aug. 26.
The cook off will be held 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sept. 10, on the Bentonville Square. Joe Wilson, the mastermind and founder of the contest, says the event pretty much takes over downtown.
Aside from being the kickoff to hunting season, the dove opener is always a wake-up call for hunters who haven’t practiced before going afield.
Dove hunters searching for a place to hunt still have a few weeks to scout for opening weekend, and they may need it.
Many hunters will be sitting up and alert in a deer stand on the morning of September 24, anxiously waiting for the first buck or doe of the season to make an appearance.
With less than three weeks until the opening day of dove season, the staff at the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s YouTube channel thought it was about time to raise some heartrates.
Arkansas Game and Fish Commission construction crews recently repaired and cleaned the stocking chute at Parker Bend access on the Beaver Tailwater to re-establish this important stocking site…..
Waterfowl numbers remain near all-time highs, despite a shift in habitat conditions in the Prairie Pothole Region of the U.S. and Canada, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s recent…..
Dove season opens September 3. Much like the first Saturday of college football, opening day of dove season is regarded as the kickoff to hunting season.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s Joe Hogan State Fish Hatchery has been buzzing in the last week from a few sightings of rare shorebirds finding their way to The Natural State.
Biologists with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will be taking additional samples to search for chronic wasting disease in southern Pope County, Aug. 1-5.