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This column appeared in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette on 3/28/17: Used with Permission: MIKE MASTERSON: ‘Clearly malfeasant’ Geologist speaks By Mike Masterson A former 30-year veteran of the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (wheeze) has written an explosive letter claiming malfeasance and flawed findings, saying that agency inexplicably failed to consult its own geologists before issuing […]
Friends of the River – Annual General Membership Meeting and “Fun-Raiser!! Monday, April 24, 2017 – Gather at 4:30 p.m at Josie’s Steakhouse on the White River – 50 Riverbank Rd., Batesville 72501 josiessteakhouse.com Make plans now to attend this celebration of the work we do together and share a look ahead at the challenges. […]
C&H hog farms previously operated under an EPA general permit administered by the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ). ADEQ no longer issues this type of permit and has published a draft regulation 5 permit for C&H – an Arkansas permit that allows no discharge from the facility. The draft permit is out for public […]
The Ozark Society is holding a 5-day float on the Buffalo National River May 16th-20th as we celebrate our dear friend and member Bob Ritchie. This float will start at Tyler Bend and will end at Riley’s on the White River. Cost is $200. See the information below:
If you would like to make a donation to the Ozark Society in memory of Bob Ritchie, please make out a check to “Ozark Society” and write “Bob Ritchie memorial” in the memo line. Checks should be mailed to: Kaye Ewart, Ozark Society Treasurer, 4508 Valley Brook Circle, North Little Rock AR, 72116,