Comment period for proposed AGFC fishing regulations open May 1

LITTLE ROCK (AGFC) – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will be compiling feedback from anglers on the 2013 fishing regulations beginning May 1. This year, anglers will be able to provide input on the AGFC's annual fishing regulations process by going to the agency's website, writing a letter or by sending an email.

In the past, the AGFC has held several public meetings around the state to discuss the proposed fishing regulations. Anglers have overwhelming provided their feedback online versus a public meeting. The online survey offers extra convenience for fishermen since they will be able to send their comments at any time during the feedback period.

Written comments from anglers may be submitted online at or mailed by May 31 to AGFC, Fishing Regulations Considerations, 2 Natural Resources Drive, Little Rock, AR 72205 or by email Anglers may also call 501-223-6428 with comments or questions.