Commission seeks comment on relaxed predator hunting regulations


The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission heard the first reading of new regulations concerning predator hunting and removal on private land at its June 21 meeting.  

If passed, these proposals will relax many limitations on coyotes, raccoons, opossums and striped skunks. The proposals were the result of Commissioners requesting that biologists look at ways to allow private landowners more ability to remove these species which are documented to be predators of turkeys, quail and other ground-nesting birds and their nests.



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