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Arkansas Wildlife Waterfowl Report

Dec. 22, 2021

The weekend's rains gave ducks more habitat to make a stopover in Arkansas for some of the AGFC's moist-soil habitat. Dry conditions still exist in many spots, but the soil is primed to hold more rainfall now, biologists note. Photo by Mike Wintroath.

Let AGFC Help With Christmas Gift-Getting

Dec. 22, 2021

LITTLE ROCK – Last-second Christmas shopping seems like its own season with the mad dash to secure that special something for that special someone. The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission may be able to ease your worries with an assortment of choices from our handy bag of ideas.

Arkansas Wildlife Weekly Fishing Report

Dec. 16, 2021

John Bannister caught this nice brown trout fishing the Spring River in northeast Arkansas. Bannister was using an El Diablo XL fly while fishing with Spring River guide Mark Crawforda little over a week ago.

Arkansas Wildlife Waterfowl Report

Dec. 15, 2021

A specklebelly (greater white-fronted goose) breaks through the fog in the early morning and within range of an avid waterfowler manning a camera in east-central Arkansas. Snow and blue geese, Ross's greese and specks are prevalent throughout the Arkansas Delta in mid-December and attracting hunters who have limited options for ducks. Photo by John Hout.

AGFC habitat crews busy at Beaver

Dec. 15, 2021

ROGERS — Arkansas Game and Fish Commission crews used chainsaws to gnaw down nearly 900 invasive cedar trees during the last two weeks and recycled them into valuable fish habitat at Beaver Lake in northwest Arkansas.

Arkansas Wildlife Weekly Fishing Report

Dec. 9, 2021

Tyler Murphy hooks and tries to bring in a white bass while fishing with his dad, Ron Murphy, and Millwood Lake Guide Service in a recent trip. The Murphyes, from New Mexico, boated over 33 white bass in a few hours of fishing on Millwood.

 

 

Arkansas Wildlife Waterfowl Report

Dec. 8, 2021

Ducks continue to look for water around Arkansas. The second split of the 2021-22 season opens Saturday, Dec. 11. Photo by Mike Wintroath.