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Watch the October 18, 2018 Commission Meeting

Oct. 18, 2018

The October 2018 meeting of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is available to watch live on YouTube.

Black powder offers early shot at whitetails

Oct. 17, 2018

LITTLE ROCK – Deer hunting with a muzzleloader in Arkansas offers a chance to harvest a deer earlier than any other method other than archery. This year’s season opens Saturday, Oct. 20, in nearly every deer zone in Arkansas and will continue through Oct. 28. 

Lake June revitalized and ready for rain

Oct. 17, 2018

STAMPS - Representatives from the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission held a special dedication Friday, Oct. 12, to thank local anglers and officials for their partnership and patience in revitalizing the 80-acre Lake June - an ongoing project during the last two years.

Enjoy art of the Ozarks at 2018 Color Fest

Oct. 17, 2018

PONCA – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s Ponca Elk Education Center will hold its 14th annual Color Fest Fine Art Exhibition, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Oct. 19-20. The event offers an open-air perspective of fascinating work by some of the best artists in the Ozarks.

Nancy and Pat Bonds Access welcome addition to Horseshoe Lake

Oct. 17, 2018

HUGHES - More than 100 local anglers and business owners joined the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Thursday, October 4, in officially dedicating the first public boating access to Horseshoe Lake in Crittenden County. Nancy and Pat Bonds Access Area is named for the couple who donated the land to make the new free access possible. 

Quail habitat workshop in Fort Smith

Oct. 17, 2018

FORT SMITH - The Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center will host a special workshop on northern bobwhite habitat from 6 to 8 p.m., Oct. 24.

Arkansas Wildlife Fishing Report

Oct. 17, 2018

Kevin Rodell out of Memphis battled the elements earlier this week for a nice catch in Greers Ferry Lake. Photo provided by Tommy Cauley.