Farmers, duck hunters, birdwatchers and other conservationists are forming an alliance to strengthen Arkansas’s economy by making mud.
Back in the deer restoration days, Arkansas Game and Fish Commission operated numbers deer farms or refuges.
Governor Asa Hutchinson has appointed Joe Morgan of Little Rock and Stuttgart to serve on the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.
Hunting may be the furthest thought from the minds of Arkansas outdoorsmen, but fall hunting was on the agenda for last week’s meeting of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.
Henry Moore III, a former member of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, died recently at the age of 82.
A rehabilitated crested caracara, an extremely rare bird for Arkansas, was released Saturday, July 11, on an Independence County farm where it was found helpless more than two months ago.
Duck numbers in North America were at a record high, but that good news was tempered a bit by a lower pond count in key areas of the breeding grounds in early spring.
Butch Richenback has been called the Pied Piper of Stuttgart, and he used a duck call instead of a flute…
Illinois officers said the charges grew out of a deer hunting visit to that state last fall. Arkansas and Illinois are two states participating in the relatively new nationwide Interstate Violators…
Duncan wound up serving two years as chairman of the Commission after a resignation of another commissioner.
Commissioners with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission last week discussed this year’s proposed dove season dates at its monthly meeting in Springdale…
A mountain lion that was killed in November by a deer hunter east of Hermitage in Bradley County is almost certainly the same mountain lion that was sighted in southern Marion County in September.
As you drive across the Mississippi Alluvial Valley, also known as the Arkansas Delta, you can usually see thousands of acres of production cropland.
A deer with CWD was found in Michigan a few days ago.
Pepper was a special dog, a female black Labrador retriever that won multiple national titles.
More incidences of bats infected with white-nose syndrome, a fungal disease deadly to bats, have been found at several locations in the Ouachita Mountains and in the Ozark Mountains.
If you plan on participating in the urban deer hunt program this year, you should be aware that important changes have been made to the program.
During its regular monthly meeting last week, the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission approved three annual hunting and fishing licenses for outdoorsmen 65 and older.
A multi-partner project to restore quail at Pea Ridge National Military Park is developing additional benefits. It is recycling on land and in the water.
The weather has been a real problem for the state’s anglers, but the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission has been busy stocking fisheries around the state.
Family, friends and colleagues of the late Dr. Robert H. Burch, Jr. have begun a campaign to create a waterfowl research endowment in the University of Arkansas at Monticello Foundation Fund.
The third week of the Arkansas Youth Shooting Sports Program regional finals is now in the books. Over 200 teams competed in this week’s AYSSP north regional tournament.
The application period is open from June 1 to July 15. The private land permits are issued through the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s Elk Management Assistance Program.
Students from Arkansas recently competed in the National Archery in the Schools Program national tournament in Louisville, KY.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is asking the public to provide feedback on the state’s bear management plan.
The channel is a way for people to connect with the state’s abundant outdoor opportunities.
The second week of the Arkansas Youth Shooting Sports Program regional finals is now in the books. Almost 190 teams competed in this week’s AYSSP east regional tournament.
The term glade didn’t always refer to the cedar-dominated glade we see today. Eastern red cedars took over glades as the result of fire suppression over the past 40-plus years. Glades are………….
Planting in food plots is nothing new and is recommended by wildlife biologists of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission – but as one of a variety of plantings suggested to augment native foods…….
Targeted conservation work in the Mississippi River basin will unite the United States Department of Agriculture, farmers and local organizations to help clean waterways.
None of the dreaded disease has been found in Arkansas’s deer herd.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s YouTube channel has a variety of interesting and informative videos.
It’s the deadline for filing income tax. For some Arkansas folks, though, April 15 has a happier meaning. Bullfrog season opened at noon…
Arkansas Unpaved Roads Program Aimed at Protecting State’s Waters
Arkansas hunters tagged 208,075 deer during the 2014-15 season, just short of totals for the previous two years.
Arkansas’s weather pattern has changed for the better and it’s beginning to feel a little more like spring. The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission has been busy stocking ponds around the state.
The technique sometimes goes by other names. Worm fiddling is also called worm charming or worm grunting…
Deer meat. Venison. They’re one and the same, and there is a lot of it available across Arkansas during and even after hunting seasons.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s Enforcement Division K-9 team took top honors at the 2015 Southern States Manhunt Field Trials held earlier this month at Camp Robinson in North Little Rock.
Efforts are underway at Pea Ridge National Military Park in northwest Arkansas to rebuild habitat for bobwhite quail, a highly popular bird that has suffered from declining habitat nationwide.