b'Wildlife Management Areaseastern Arkansas in the early 1970s because of increased farming activities.RECREATION OTHER THAN HUNTING:Fishingontheareaisbestduringthespringandearly summer when the water is receding and the rivers are clear. During the winter, you can observe bald eagles and golden eagles along the Arkansas White Ship Canal.SAFETY:The area may flood between December and May. Periods of torrential flooding can happen in October.ROTH PRAIRIE NATURAL AREA WMAZone: 560 / Counties: Arkansas2020\x1f21 NO WATERFOWL SEASON: Sunrise/Sunset Table for Little RockEven though there is no waterfowl hunting in this WMA, Roth Prairie Natural Area is a great place for birdwatching. Short- Shooting hours for ducks and geese are 30 minutes before sunrise until sunset. See Page 29 for shooting hours on wildlife management areas. Add 1 minute for each 9 miles west or subtract 1 minute for each eared owls and many species of prairie and grassland birds9 miles east of Little Rock (straight-line distance).can be seen here. People will also have the chance to seeOctober November December January February March Aprilwhat the Grand Prairie looked like before agriculture. Rise Set Rise Set Rise Set Rise Set Rise Set Rise Set Rise Set(AM) (PM) (AM) (PM) (AM) (PM) (AM) (PM) (AM) (PM) (AM) (PM) (AM) (PM)CAMPING: 1 7:04 6:52 6:30 5:14 6:58 4:58 7:16 5:09 7:07 5:38 6:37 6:05 6:55 7:30There are no camping opportunities on this WMA. 2 7:05 6:50 6:31 5:13 6:59 4:57 7:16 5:10 7:06 5:39 6:36 6:06 6:54 7:313 7:05 6:49 6:32 5:12 7:00 4:57 7:16 5:11 7:05 5:40 6:35 6:07 6:52 7:32DESCRIPTION: 4 7:06 6:49 6:33 5:11 7:01 4:57 7:16 5:11 7:04 5:41 6:34 6:07 6:51 7:325 7:07 6:46 6:34 5:11 7:02 4:57 7:17 5:12 7:04 5:42 6:32 6:08 6:50 7:33RothPrairieNaturalAreaisatallgrassprairieformerly6 7:08 6:45 6:35 5:10 7:02 4:57 7:17 5:13 7:03 5:43 6:31 6:09 6:48 7:34managedforhayproduction.Bigbluestem,Indiangrass7 7:08 6:44 6:35 5:09 7:03 4:58 7:17 5:14 7:02 5:44 6:30 6:10 6:47 7:35and other grasses typical of tallgrass prairies dominate the8 7:09 6:42 6:36 5:08 7:04 4:58 7:17 5:15 7:01 5:45 6:28 6:11 6:46 7:36sites. Prairie mounds, some up to 3 feet tall, can be seen9 7:10 6:41 6:37 5:07 7:05 4:58 7:17 5:16 7:00 5:46 6:27 6:12 6:44 7:36ontheproperty,indicatingthatthelandhasneverbeen10 7:11 6:40 6:38 5:07 7:05 4:58 7:16 5:17 6:59 5:47 6:26 6:12 6:43 7:3711 7:12 6:38 6:39 5:06 7:06 4:58 7:16 5:17 6:58 5:48 6:24 6:13 6:42 7:38plowed or leveled. Roth Prairie Natural Area is one of the12 7:12 6:37 6:40 5:05 7:07 4:58 7:16 5:18 6:57 5:49 6:23 6:14 6:40 7:39lastfewfragmentsoftallgrassprairieleftintheGrand13 7:13 6:36 6:41 5:04 7:08 4:59 7:17 5:19 6:56 5:50 6:22 6:15 6:39 7:40Prairieofeastern Arkansas.Beforesettlement,theGrand14 7:14 6:34 6:42 5:04 7:08 4:59 7:16 5:20 6:55 5:51 7:20 7:16 6:38 7:40Prairie contained about 320,000 acres of prairie. Now, only15 7:15 6:33 6:43 5:03 7:09 4:59 7:15 5:21 6:54 5:52 7:19 7:17 6:37 7:41one percent remains. Visit: www.naturalheritage.com/natural- 16 7:16 6:32 6:44 5:03 7:10 5:00 7:15 5:22 6:53 5:53 7:17 7:17 6:35 7:42area/roth-prairie/ for more information. 17 7:17 6:31 6:45 5:02 7:10 5:00 7:15 5:23 6:52 5:54 7:16 7:18 6:34 7:4318 7:17 6:30 6:46 5:02 7:11 5:00 7:15 5:24 6:51 5:55 7:15 7:19 6:33 7:44MANAGEMENT PRACTICES: 19 7:18 6:28 6:47 5:01 7:11 5:01 7:14 5:25 6:50 5:56 7:13 7:20 6:32 7:4420 7:19 6:27 6:48 5:01 7:12 5:01 7:14 5:26 6:48 5:57 7:12 7:21 6:30 7:45There are no active management practices at this time. 21 7:20 6:26 6:49 5:00 7:12 5:02 7:13 5:27 6:47 5:58 7:11 7:21 6:29 7:46OWNERSHIP: 22 7:21 6:25 6:50 5:00 7:13 5:02 7:13 5:28 6:46 5:59 7:09 7:22 6:28 7:4723 7:22 6:24 6:51 4:59 7:13 5:03 7:12 5:29 6:45 6:59 7:08 7:23 6:27 7:48Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission 24 7:23 6:23 6:52 4:59 7:14 5:03 7:12 5:30 6:44 6:00 7:06 7:24 6:26 7:4825 7:23 6:21 6:53 4:59 7:14 5:04 7:11 5:31 6:42 6:01 7:05 7:25 6:24 7:49AREA TYPE / PHONE: 26 7:24 6:20 6:54 4:58 7:14 5:05 7:11 5:32 6:41 6:02 7:04 7:25 6:23 7:50877-367-3559 27 7:25 6:19 6:55 4:58 7:15 5:05 7:10 5:33 6:40 6:03 7:02 7:26 6:22 7:5128 7:26 6:18 6:55 4:58 7:15 5:06 7:10 5:34 6:39 6:04 7:01 7:27 6:21 7:52ACCESS: 29 7:27 6:17 6:56 4:58 7:15 5:07 7:09 5:35 6:59 7:28 6:20 7:52https://apps.agfc.com/maps/J 30 7:28 6:16 6:57 4:58 7:16 5:07 7:08 5:36 6:58 7:29 6:19 7:5331 7:29 6:15 7:16 5:08 7:07 5:37 6:57 7:29Reprint with Permission. Arkansas Game and Fish CommissionSource: The United States Naval Observatory Web site. See http://aa.usno.navy.mil for times and locations other than Little Rock.Waterfowl Hunting Guidebook 2020-21Stuttgart, Arkansas 2020 Official Sportsmans Guide 31'