The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission has received confirmation that two additional deer have tested positive for chronic wasting disease in Arkansas.
About six inches separated one turkey hunter from a possible hunting-related shooting April 16 in a northeast Arkansas pasture.
Seven lucky youth hunters were selected to participate in the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s Youth Turkey Camp April 15-16 at Lake Sylvia in Perry County.
The first phase of chronic wasting disease sampling by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission revealed a 23 percent prevalence rate in Newton and Boone counties.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission has received 23 additional confirmed cases of chronic wasting disease among deer and elk in northern Arkansas, which brings the total to 79.
Join the Illinois River Watershed Partnership April 17 for a variety of outdoor activities, culminating in the dedication of the new North Shore Pavilion at the IRWP Watershed Sanctuary in…..
The Little Red River Foundation and Arkansas Game and Fish Commission have kicked off a program to capture and recycle used fishing line on and around the Little Red River.
April 15 marks one of the most stressful deadlines in America – tax day. It also marks the kickoff to one of the most exciting summer pursuits in Arkansas bayous, the opening of bullfrog season.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is hosting a series of birdwatching hikes in April and May for women interested in learning more about the outdoors.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission completed closing procedures to assume ownership of 60.9 acres of land for a proposed education center in northwest Arkansas.
Wildlife officers from throughout Arkansas were recognized for service beyond the call of duty at a special awards ceremony March 15 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Little Rock.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s K9 unit held their own in the 2016 Southern States Manhunt Field Trials March 7-11 at Camp Joseph T. Robinson in Little Rock.
The final scores from Saturday’s Arkansas National Archery in the Schools regional tournaments have been verified, and 100 teams are ready to advance to the ANASP State Championship in Hot…..
Tune in to the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s YouTube channel to catch a broadcast of public meetings held in north Arkansas concerning the discovery of chronic wasting disease in the area.
Cpl. Dennis Hovarter, a wildlife officer with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission was instrumental in the apprehension of a bank robbery suspect after the robbery of the Bank of the Ozarks…..
Having only one fish to weigh at a bass tournament usually isn’t thought of as a good day, but Eugene Moore Jr. weighed his single fish with pride at the Metro Area Bass Club tournament on…..
Commissioners unanimously approved Jeff Crow as director of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission at its Feb. 18 meeting.
An elk harvested near Pruitt on the Buffalo National River during the October 2015 hunting season tested positive for chronic wasting disease, according to the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.
Arkansas elementary, middle school and high school students will be nocking their arrows in an attempt to qualify for the Arkansas National Archery in the Schools State Championship at regional…..
Deer season is winding down, but there’s still a reward for those lucky and skilled enough to hit the trifecta of deer hunting.
Smartphones have taken the place of walkie-talkies, check stations, maps, compasses and a host of other hunting essentials in less than a decade.
Smokey Bear has spread the U.S. Forest Service’s message of preventing wildfires since 1944, but even Smokey may want to trade his shovel for a matchstick when the goal is promoting wildlife habitat.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is accepting applications for summer internships until Feb. 26, 2016.
Crow hunting provides one of The Natural State’s most liberal migratory bird hunting seasons, stretching from September 1 through the end of February each year.
According to Means, hunters killed 393 bears during 2015. Hunters harvested 256 male bears and 137 female bears statewide.
Leaving things half-done often yields lackluster results, but in the case of hinge cuts, an unfinished job can be excellent for wildlife.
The Gov. Mike Huckabee Delta Rivers Nature Center in Pine Bluff will host a special two-hour seminar beginning at 1 p.m., February 6, to teach the basics of snow goose hunting.
Arkansas Game and Fish Commission biologists will host a series of free workshops to teach landowners how to increase wildlife habitat on their property using prescribed fire this February and March.
The fungus associated with White-nose Syndrome was recently confirmed on a tricolored bat found in Boone County.
The Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission’s recently completed its latest nature trail at Byrd Lake Natural Area in Pine Bluff thanks to a grant by the Arkansas GFC.
The 2015-16 Arkansas duck season ends Sunday, and hunters looking for a bright spot in a largely lackluster season won’t find it in the Arkansas latest aerial waterfowl survey report…
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack recently announced the availability of $350 million to help landowners protect and restore key wetlands, grasslands and farmlands across the nation.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission authorized the Director to execute a 90-day extension to the current Memorandum of Agreement between the AGFC and the Arkansas Natural Resources…..
For the fourth straight season, Arkansas hunters have passed the 200,000-deer mark in harvest.
The tragic death of country music singer Craig Strickland and friend Chase Morland serves as a shocking reminder that accidents on the water do happen, and can be fatal if hunters and anglers…..
When the Arkansas River crested at 46.24 feet at the Pine Bluff gauge on Saturday, Jan. 2, it reached the highest level since Emmett Sanders Lock and Dam was completed in 1968.
To no one’s surprise, there’s abundant waterfowl habitat across Arkansas, but preliminary reports from the midwinter aerial waterfowl survey don’t seem to indicate a substantial influx of waterfowl.
AGFC biologists have learned through speaking with local landowners and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers that the White River at Georgetown is expected to crest at 27 feet, Jan.3, 2016.
Waterfowl habitat conditions in Arkansas have been excellent for the early part of the 2015-2016 season.
Flood-prone regions not only include public hunting land, but also private land within those zones.