There are two purposes for Comments in the Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture. Comments can either add information to aid in the understanding of the entry or add information that provides an alternate interpretation of the historical record.


Information included in this section is not fact checked by the Encyclopedia staff. The author of the Comment is entirely responsible for its content.


I grew up watching all twelve years of Wild America, and it gave me a great outlook on how wild animals survive in the wilderness plus how Mr. Stouffer found an injured or abandoned animal and brought it back to health before returning it to the wild.
The people who accused him of cruelty to animals are completely out of their minds. We need more great outdoor adventure films like Wild America so our children and grandchildren can see the true nature in the wilderness. I hope Mr. Stouffer comes back strong and makes another series like Wild America.

Rusty Wheaton
Virginia Beach, VA


I grew up watching Marty Stouffer. I learned a lot about wildlife from his films. I refuse to believe any of the allegations of wrongdoing. Success always brings out the haters. Hope he is well. Thanks for the memories.
Jeffery
Middleburg, FL