Arkansas game and fish Archive

  • Triple Trophy Award available to deer hunters

    LITTLE ROCK – The 2019-20 Arkansas deer seasons are winding to a close, and only a few stalwart archers are still looking for a last-minute harvest before their Feb. 29 deadline. But there’s plenty of time for successful hunters to submit an application for the […]

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  • Applications to hunt turkeys on Arkansas WMAs available Jan. 15

    LITTLE ROCK – Turkey season may open at the beginning of April, but now is the time to begin planning for a successful season. One of the best ways to be successful on public land is to apply for one of the Arkansas Game and […]

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  • AGFC asks boaters to use caution on Spring River

    MAMMOTH SPRING – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is asking anyone floating the Spring River in Fulton County to avoid the area near Sadler Falls. A sinkhole has opened below the falls near Dead Man’s Curve. Around noon Saturday, the resulting whirlpool was the […]

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  • WMA deer hunt permit application period open

    LITTLE ROCK – If you want to hunt on some of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s most popular deer-hunting destinations this fall, you’ll want to apply for a special WMA deer hunt from June 1 until July 1. Wildlife management areas developed and cultivated […]

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  • Unattended fawns likely not abandoned

    Each spring, thousands of Arkansas deer give birth to fawns. And each year, biologists with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission get calls from worried, conservation-minded individuals who happen across one of these young deer sitting still in the tall grasses where it is hiding. […]

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  • Help AGFC follow the monarch migration

    The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is seeking the public’s assistance with a new citizen science project to help the agency answer the question, “Where and when do people see monarch butterflies in Arkansas?” The purpose of the project is to gain a better understanding […]

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