Wayne Walker from Springfield, Missouri, and his grandsons Ethan and Dylan display their fine catch on Norfork Lake this past week. Photo provided by Lou Gabric, Hummingbird Hideaway Resort
MOUNTAIN VIEW — If the heavy rains of recent weeks can abate, researchers including Justin Stroman from the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission plan to do some important counting in a cave next week.
With much of the state's schools being on spring break next week, it might be the perfect time to check out some trout spots with the kids, such as Dry Run Creek in north Arkansas.
Englishman John Bannister enjoyed a cold but fun day on the Spring River by catching this large rainbow trout. Photo provided by Mark Crawford.
LITTLE ROCK — Eleven Arkansas Game and Fish Commission enforcement officers and a K-9 were recipients of the division’s top honors Tuesday in the sixth annual AGFC Enforcement Division Awards at the Crowne Plaza.
Jim Holden, 80, of Minnesota found a brief period this week when the water was excellent to fish the Little Red River with guide Greg Seaton. The result, among several rainbows caught, was this 23.5-incher. With Greers Ferry Lake 10 feet above normal pool, generation will limit trout opportunities. Photo provided by Greg Seaton.
LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas Game and Fish Commissioners and director Pat Fitts heard a presentation of planned exhibits for the Northwest Arkansas Nature and Education Center, now under construction in Springdale, at the commissioners’ regular monthly meeting Thursday, Feb. 21.