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Sustainability Credits Venture Gone Awry: Legal Battle Unfolds over $67 Million Land DealLock Icon

Partners Jerry Lee Bogard and Rebecca Winemiller purchased 12,500 acres in hopes of selling sustainability credits. However, the credits never sold, and Bogard and Winemiller are now involved in a lawsuit over their business. read more >
Arkansas duck hunters are wading into shallower waters this season at three of the state’s wildlife management areas.
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Game & Fish Takes Dry Run at Duck Woods DilemmaLock Icon

Arkansas game officials are planning to create shallower wetlands in some of the state’s most popular public duck hunting grounds. The objective is letting red oak trees dry out and recover from an H2O overdose in recent growing seasons. read more >
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Six Projects in Arkansas Receive Entergy Grants

Through Entergy’s Environmental Initiatives Fund, the company’s shareholders contributed $1 million in grants for projects in five states, including six in Arkansas. read more >
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George Dunklin Joins Board of Wetlands America Trust

Wetlands America Trust, the land trust arm of Ducks Unlimited, said this week that it has added George Dunklin to its board of trustees. read more >
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Anheuser-Busch Teams with USA Rice to Improve Water Efficiency

Anheuser-Busch has joined with USA Rice to form the Rice Stewardship Partnership aimed at improving water efficiency, riceland preservation and wildlife protection. read more >
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Ducks Unlimited Legacy of Service Award: Kiah Gardner Sr.

Growing up in the Russellville area, where he lives still, Kiah Gardner has accumulated a lifetime of hunting and fishing under his belt. read more >
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With Ducks In Row, Little Siberia Land Deal ClosesLock Icon

George Dunklin Jr., former chairman of Ducks Unlimited and owner of the Five Oaks Hunting Lodge, acquired the property earlier this year through Little Siberia LLC. read more >
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AGFC Renames Wildlife Area to Honor George Dunklin Jr.

The Arkansas Game & Fish Commission votes to rename the Bayou Meto Wildlife Management Area in honor of George Dunklin Jr. of Stuttgart. read more >
Hall of Fame inductee and champion duck caller Rick Dunn of Echo Championship Calls (center), with friends.

First Waterfowler Hall of Fame Class Inducted

The inaugural Waterfowler Hall of Fame class of seven conservationists and duck hunting legends was inducted Thursday at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock. read more >
Arkansas Waterfowler Hall of Fame Contemporary Inductee: George Dunklin Jr.

Contemporary Inductee: George Dunklin Jr., A Legacy on the Grand Prairie

It’s amazing what you can learn if you listen. For George Dunklin Jr., the many drives from his childhood home in Pine Bluff to family hunting land around Stuttgart and back again with his father proved that. read more >
Ducks Unlimited Legacy of Service Award Recipient Roland Rowe “Rollie” Remmel

Ducks Unlimited Legacy of Service Award: Rollie Remmel

Rollie Remmel embodied the title “best friend” to everyone he met and every cause he got behind. Untiring in his passion for ducks and conservation and irresistible in his boundless love for people, Remmel was, in fact, the best friend Arkansas, duck hunting and thousands of individuals ever had. read more >
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Walmart Foundation Gives Rice Program $1M

The Walmart Foundation has given $1 million to a partnership led by Ducks Unlimited and USA Rice to help rice producers "increase sustainability and profitability," the waterfowl conservation nonprofit announced Friday. read more >
Marvin Childers of the Poultry Federation: “It’s one of the most serious threats to the industry that I know of.”
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Arkansas Poultry Industry Braces for Bird Flu

Many Arkansans are looking skyward, eager to see migrating ducks from the north flying though the state when hunting season opens in November. Many other Arkansans are looking in the same direction, but with anxiety rather than eagerness. read more >
Since auctioning off family land in February, George Dunklin Jr. has invested in numerous commercial real estate properties including A. Creekside Center for Women in Johnson, B.) several Dollar General stores including the Vilonia location shown above, C.) Altitude Trampoline Park in Little Rock, D.) a North Little Rock warehouse, and E.) the Central Dental office in Little Rock.
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After Auction, George Dunklin Plowing New Ground

With the proceeds from a February land auction, George Dunklin Jr. has invested in commercial real estate across Arkansas. read more >
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Ducks Unlimited CEO to Speak at Rice Council, Rice Farmers Event

The Arkansas Rice Council and Arkansas Rice Farmers will hold its annual meeting and trade show beginning at 9 a.m. Thursday Jan. 30 in at the Grand Prairie Center in Stuttgart. read more >
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Various Groups Back Hunting on Rolled Fields

Congressional delegations from Mississippi and Arkansas have backed legislation to clarify that hunting over a rolled rice field is not illegal field baiting. read more >

Vince Callahan Joins National Board of Ducks Unlimited

Ducks Unlimited elects Vince Callahan of Proctor to be an at-large member of the nonprofit conservation organization's national board of directors. read more >