LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- More than 300,000 Arkansans are expected to be in the woods this weekend as deer hunting season starts.

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission official, Terry Reid, also estimated that nearly 100,000 Arkansas will purchase duck stamps to hunt waterfowl in the state this season.

More questions about the hunting season, from economic impact statistics to how to obtain a hunting license, visit the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission's website.