From the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission
-- The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will be presenting several deer hunting seminars across the state in preparation for one of Arkansas’s most popular hunting seasons. The first seminar is Aug. 24 in Little Rock.
The clinics will help avid hunters and those new to the sport pick up a few pointers for the upcoming season. AGFC wildlife biologists will be on hand to answer questions.
Topics scheduled for seminars include
History of deer in Arkansas
Regulation changes for the upcoming season
Best places in Arkansas to go deer hunting
2009-2010 deer season forecast
How to age deer
Deer antler scoring
Arkansas Hunters Feeding the Hungry
Deer hunting safety
All seminars will be held from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at the following locations:
Aug. 24 AGFC Central Office building in Little Rock
Aug. 27 Forrest L. Wood Crowley’s Ridge Nature Center in Jonesboro
Sept. 1 Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center in Fort Smith
Sept. 3 Governor Mike Huckabee Delta Rivers Nature Center in Pine Bluff
Sept. 8 Fair Park Community Center in Hope
For more information call (800) 364-4263 or visit www.agfc.com for details.