Recreational Sports

RSS

Feeding, baiting topics at CWD talks

Subscriber onlyDeer hunters attended meetings around the state Tuesday to hear Arkansas Game and Fish Commission officials explain proposed regulations to limit the spread of chronic wasting disease. Continue reading...

Deer regs discussion draws 130 in Fayetteville meeting

Subscriber onlyA public forum on rules to curtail chronic wasting disease, which infects deer and elk, drew a standing room-only crowd of 130 to a classroom in the the Pauline Whitaker Animal Science Center at the University of Arkansas. Continue reading...

Trail opens at Game and Fish headquarters

Subscriber onlyThe efforts of volunteers and others have made a new nature trail possible in Arkansas. Continue reading...

Give turtles a brake

Subscriber onlyMotorists are encouraged to to give turtles crossing roads a brake. Continue reading...

Camp explores art, nature

Subscriber onlyCAVE SPRING -- The Illinois River Watershed Partnership is offering an art and nature day camp for children ages 7-12. The one-week camp will be at the Illinois River Watershed Partnership's Watershed Sanctuary in Cave Springs. Continue reading...

Tips keep campers happy

Subscriber onlyEditor's note: Camping season is here, and each spring families and individuals embark on their first camping adventure. Here are tips offered by readers and by other experienced campers. Continue reading...

Students pen stories from trail, lake and campsite

Subscriber onlyHats off today to the sixth-grade students at Lingle Middle School in Rogers who took part in the 19th annual Lingle Outdoor School at Prairie Creek park on Beaver Lake. Continue reading...

Arkansas angler receives honor

Subscriber onlyArkansas angler and fishing expert Billy Murray recently tackled one of the highest achievements in the sport, an induction into the National Bass Fishing Hall of Fame. Continue reading...

Briefly

Subscriber onlyTrail races set at Hobbs Continue reading...

Fish stories still being accepted

Subscriber onlyThere’s still time to enter the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette annual fish story contest. Continue reading...

Calendar

Subscriber onlyNOTE For additions to this calendar, fax the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette at (501) 378-3869. Information on events also may be emailed to bhendricks@arkansasonline.com Continue reading...

Game and Fish Commission hears CWD proposals

Subscriber onlyProhibiting the rehabilitation of deer statewide and the statewide prohibition of wildlife feeding that concentrates deer populations were among initial proposals introduced Thursday concerning potential regulations for the 2016-17 deer hunting season and the management of chronic wasting disease (CWD) in Arkansas. Continue reading...

Calendar

Subscriber onlyNOTE For additions to this calendar, fax the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette at (501) 378-3869. Information on events also may be emailed to bhendricks@arkansasonline.com Continue reading...

NWA fishing report

Subscriber onlyBeaver Lake: Anglers report good fishing for black bass, crappie and catfish. Continue reading...

Hike at Lake Fort Smith a taste of Ozark Highlands Trail

Subscriber onlyThe Ozark Highlands Trail twists and climbs more than 200 miles across northern Arkansas through the Ozark National Forest. Continue reading...

« Previous