Tagged: agfc

AGFC Sets the 2016-2017 Arkansas Duck Season Dates Two Months Early

by Brent Birch 5/20/2016 1:44 pm

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission accepted the proposed season framework for 2016-2017 at the May commissioners meeting.

Arkansas Duck Season is Underway

by Brent Birch 11/26/2014 12:43 pm

The 2014-2015 Arkansas duck season starts with warm temperatures and not quite enough water but a good numbers of ducks.

Arkansas' 2014-2015 Duck Season Dates Proposed

by Brent Birch 7/18/2014 7:44 am

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission announced proposed dates for the upcoming duck and goose season at their monthly board meeting in Little Rock.

2013-2014 Arkansas Duck Season Dates are Set and Other News

by Brent Birch 8/16/2013 8:18 am

Arkansas duck season dates are set for the upcoming season with a 60 day, 6 duck limit in place for the seventeenth consecutive season.

Ken Reeves of Harrison Named to Arkansas Game and Fish Commission

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/17/2013 9:36 am

Gov. Mike Beebe names Ken Reeves of Harrison as the newest commissioner of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.

Crackdown Begins On Hunters' 'Boat Races' At Bayou Meto

by Todd Traub 1/17/2013 11:13 am

Fears that dangerous, daily races to popular hunting holes will lead to injuries or deaths have prompted the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission to take action. New regulations are being considered for next season while wildlife officers are doing what they can immediately to alleviate the problem.

Heads Up Arkansas Duck Hunters; Ratoon Rice Crop Might Land You In Trouble

by Brent Birch 11/19/2012 12:25 pm

With many Arkansas rice fields sporting a ratoon rice crop this fall, the United State Fish & Wildlife Service is putting hunters on notice that manipulating these fields could result in a baiting ticket.

Deputy Director Mike Knoedl Named the New Director of the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission

by Mark Carter 10/25/2012 2:06 pm

Mike Knoedl replaces retiring director Loren Hitchock today at a Commission meeting in Little Rock.

AGFC Seeks Dismissal In Duck Blinds Suit

by Todd Traub 10/18/2012 11:48 am

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission has filed a controversial motion asking a circuit judge to throw out a lawsuit filed by a group that wants to prevent the agency from removing duck blinds on private lands.

Duck Hunters Win Temporary Stay in the Northeast Arkansas Duck Blind Dispute

by Brent Birch 10/15/2012 8:34 am

Circuit Judge Randy Philhours of Paragould issued a temporary stay to prevent the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission from enforcing its deadline to remove personal and private duck blinds from three NEA Wildlife Management Areas.

Reptile Runners

by Arkansas Game and Fish Commission 2/8/2012 8:00 am

Routine traffic stop leads to several citations for illegal sale and possession of alligators.

Bayou Meto Land Swap is Called Off

by Brent Birch 6/17/2011 8:26 am

The proposed land swap between the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission and Goose Lake Farms,LLC. was voted down in yesterday's AGFC Commissioners meeting due to the public outcry disapproving the transaction.