AGFC wildlife officers uncover DeshaCounty cockfighting ring
KELSO – Wildlife officers with theArkansas Game and Fish Commission arrested 29 people on March 2 afterdiscovering a cockfighting ring in Desha County. Officers were investigatingseveral vehicles parked near a canal on Hilburn Road just off Arkansas Highway138 near Kelso.
2013-14 deer hunt just a tad shortof all-time record
LITTLE ROCK – Despite someunfavorable weather, the 2013-14 deer hunt in Arkansas came close to equalingthe record set the previous year.
$5,000 reward for information onbald eagle killing
LITTLE ROCK – TheU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission areinvestigating the killing of a mature bald eagle in the Mount Magazine area ofLogan County near the Midway community.
AGFC Youth Conservation Institutebegins this summer
LITTLE ROCK – Looking for a way to spend part ofyour summer and learn something about conservation in The Natural State? TheArkansas Game and Fish Commission’s Youth Conservation Institute just may bethe answer.
Confiscated and used boats on saleat Mayflower
MAYFLOWER – Used Arkansas Game and Fish Commission boats andboats confiscated by the AGFC are now on sale by sealed bid at the agency’senforcement training center in Mayflower.
Leftover WMA turkey hunting permitsale postponed due to weather
LITTLE ROCK – Due to inclement weather in Arkansas, leftoverturkey hunt permits will be available beginning at 8 a.m. on March 6. Thepermits were originally scheduled to go on sale March 3.