Farmers and landowners in Arkansas have until Nov. 21 to submit applications to receive financial assistance to implement conservation activities through the Environmental Quality Incentives Program.
What is a hunter to do when he or she downs a deer, and the hunter does not have a hunting license game tag?
Arkansas’s modern gun deer and waterfowl seasons are fast approaching.
A survey finds that the average deer hunter is satisfied with the quality of bucks found in the field and is willing to pass up a shot at a small-antlered buck in hope of getting a bigger buck later.
Twenty hunters, drawn for coveted public land permits, will be in the field beginning Monday for the second segment of the 2014 Arkansas elk hunt in rugged Buffalo River country in northwest Arkansas.
Chris Hillard walked out his door and scored with what may be the largest bear taken in Arkansas by a hunter.
Ryley McCuiston may have been a substitute as an elk hunter, but he took the prize of the early 2014 elk hunt in the Buffalo River country of northwest Arkansas.
An Arkansas Game and Fish Commission wildlife officer’s quick thinking may have saved several lives.
For the second consecutive weekend, alligator hunters made a big haul in Arkansas.
A five-day hunt for antlerless deer begins on Saturday, Oct. 11, for much of Arkansas.
The 17th year of Arkansas elk hunting is scheduled Monday through Friday, Oct. 6-10, in the Buffalo River country of northwest Arkansas.
Dr. Will Daniel does not sugar-coat his feelings about feral hogs. “I hate those pigs.” He has been battling problems with the destructive animals on his family’s land since his teen years.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is proud to announce that it will be marking the day for the National Hunting and Fishing Day annual celebration along with the rest of the country on Saturday.
The AGFC announced that the final alligator season is from 30 minutes after sunset on Friday, Sept. 26 until 30 minutes before sunrise on Monday, September 29th.
Plans for making corral traps are online on the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s website, traps can be altered from the plans to fit a user’s needs and terrain.
During last week’s monthly Commission meeting, the AGFC approved a grant of more than $679,000 to the Arkansas Department of Education as a result of fines collected during the 2014 fiscal year.
Is there a better way to spend an Arkansas summer day than hitting the state’s fisheries? Fisheries crews from the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission stocked almost 394,000 fish in Arkansas lakes and r
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission offers a few tips for what to do after the deer is on the ground and dead.
To celebrate NHFDay, the AGFC, Arkansas Hunters Feeding the Hungry and Bass Pro Shops will be partnering for a special event.
The AGFC has announced a workshop that will be held Sept. 23 at the University of Arkansas Research and Extension Center in Hope beginning at 10 a.m.
Just over a century ago, Sept. 1, 1914, to be exact, the last passenger pigeon in the world died in a Cincinnati, Ohio, zoo.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission has developed an electronic hunter observation form in order to make it more convenient for hunters to report the activities of wildlife observed in the state.
Deer numbers in Arkansas have increased significantly, and this is confirmed by the deer checked by successful hunters…
The AGFC has reported that the sudden deluge of rain Sunday evening flooded parts of Maumelle and had a wildlife officer with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission busy in his boat.
The AGFC needs your help to determine the number and locations of black bears in bear zones 3 and 4 in southern Arkansas.
The AGFC has announced that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is taking applications from veterans for a muzzleloader deer hunt Nov. 4-6 at the Greers Ferry Lake.
Over the 90 years of Arkansas deer restoration and management, the focus has shifted from increasing numbers of deer to balancing and keeping the deer healthy.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission has a few tips for land owners who would like to increase the fish and wildlife populations on their property.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission reminds hunters that it is time to buy a new hunting license for the new and upcoming seasons.
The AGFC has announced that a reward is to be offered for any information regarding the recent endangered tern deaths.
Governor Mike Beebe has appointed Andrew Parker of Little Rock, Arkansas as the next commissioner of The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission (AGFC).
The AGFC discussed this year’s dove season last week during the unofficial opening of Arkansas’s fall hunting season, at its monthly meeting in Texarkana.
As spring temperatures rise, turkeys are gobbling and feral hogs continue their destruction of natural resources across the state.
Researchers from the University of Tulsa and the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission announced today the discovery of a new and unique species of aquatic salamander…
Duck hunters know that cold weather usually bodes well for Arkansas hunting, and the recent period of protracted frigid conditions likely has forced ducks to move…
Dr. Shane Lyerly of Jonesboro was last, then was first in the 2013 Arkansas elk hunt in Buffalo River country…