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WRICE Program offers waterfowl more food near public hunting areas

July 10, 2019

LITTLE ROCK — Waterfowl season may be months away, but the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is busy working with private landowners to plant the seeds for food ducks, geese and other migrating birds will need during their migration. A new program is working to increase the amount of leftover crops available to ducks when they arrive in The Natural State.

Super Retriever Series competition tests waterfowl dogs’ mettle

May 29, 2019

MAYFLOWER – Pepper’s Pond, on Camp Robinson Special Use Area and owned by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, will again host to the Super Retriever Series/Arkansas Retriever Challenge Friday through Sunday, May 31-June 2.

Arkansas Wildlife Waterfowl Report

Jan. 30, 2019

The second of two youth duck hunts in Arkansas is scheduled statewide for Saturday, Feb. 2. WMAs around the state will be open to the youths under 16 along with a mentor, who may call ducks but cannot hunt.

Arkansas Wildlife Waterfowl Report

Jan. 23, 2019

A redhead and canvassbacks are caught in flight through the Arkansas timber.

Arkansas Wildlife Waterfowl Report

Jan. 16, 2019

Total ducks in the Arkansas Delta number around the usual midwinter average, according to last week's aerial survey, but mallard counts were down.

Arkansas Wildlife Waterfowl Report

Jan. 9, 2019

Specklebellies by the hundreds were settled on a field Sunday in Arkansas County south of Stuttgart. Photo by Jim Harris.

Arkansas Wildlife Waterfowl Report

Jan. 2, 2019

If you're in the right spot, you'll come across good concentrations of waterfowl during these wet days in Arkansas.