Our principal purpose is the preservation of wild and scenic rivers, wilderness, and unique natural areas.
Conservation – Education – Recreation
The Arkansas Natural Resources Commission has scheduled seven public hearings this summer on the agency’s state water plan. Your comments and/or attendance is needed! According to the Arkansas Democrat Gazette, the $4 million water plan, funded by the Legislature in 2012, projects groundwater shortages in Eastern Arkansas. The article goes on: “The new plan calls […]
Bob James, a long-time Ozark Society member, died on Sunday, July 5. Janet Nye shares her thoughts and memories: “The Legend is gone.” This sums up my feelings about the passing of long time Ozark Society member, leader and friend on Sunday, July 5, 2015. This is a quote from David Hedges, son of Margaret […]
The OS Buffalo River chapter will join Buffalo National River Partners (BNRP) and Arkansas Master Naturalists as the BNRP hosts a river clean up on Saturday, July 25 from Spring Creek to Dillard’s Ferry (Hwy. 14 bridge). We will meet at Dillard’s Ferry and Wild Bill’s will shuttle us to Spring Creek. Bring your canoe […]
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 […]
2015 Buffalo River Trip – June 9 To June 13 – CARVER TO BUFFALO POINT. ATTENTION: Flooding on White River has forced us to change the trip. The starting point has been moved to Carver!! (Go to Carver on Hwy. 123 at the river) This trip has closed. If you have signed up and paid, […]