Our principal purpose is the preservation of wild and scenic rivers, wilderness, and unique natural areas.
Conservation – Education – Recreation
The Coalition (Buffalo River Watershed Alliance, Ozark Society, Arkansas Canoe Club and the National Parks Conservation Association) is actively planning a fundraiser to support our educational efforts, legal expenses and other projects to protect the Buffalo River from pollution caused by factory-size concentrated animal feeding operations. Please put OCTOBER 23, 2015 on your calendar and […]
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The article below was published in the Arkansas Democrat Gazette on August 11, 2015. Reprinted by permission. The two federal agencies, ordered last December by a federal judge to assess potential environmental damages from the waste produced by C&H Hog Farms in the Buffalo National River watershed, have released their draft report. Their conclusion: All’s […]
The Fall All Society Meeting will be held October 3-4, 2015 at the Crater of the Diamonds State Park near Murfreesboro, AR. LOCATION: Two miles southeast of Murfreesboro on Arkansas Highway 301.For further information on park hours and fees, contact: Crater of Diamonds State Park, 209 State Park Road, Murfreesboro, AR 71958. www.CraterofDiamondsStatePark.com . The telephone […]
URGENT REQUEST FOR OZARK SOCIETY COMMENTS: C & H HOG FARM PERMIT MODIFICATION C & H Hog Farm has requested ADEQ to modify their CAFO General Permit ARG590000. Only the requested modification to install pond liners in Waste Storage Ponds 1 and 2 as well as to install a methane flare system and cover on Waste […]
The fourth annual Neil Compton celebration will take place at Compton Gardens and Conference Center in Bentonville AR on Friday, August 7 beginning at 5:15 p.m. The Ozark Society and Highlands Chapter are co-sponsors of this event, so please plan on attending. The celebration includes an exhibit of photographs by Ken Smith and Neil Compton followed […]