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Conservation – Education – Recreation
It would be wrong not to commend Gov. Asa Hutchinson for his new plan whereby five state agencies comprising the “Beautiful Buffalo River Action Committee” will create a watershed management plan to help Arkansas secure funding for conservation projects within the environmentally fragile Buffalo National River watershed. The “Beautiful Buffalo” and “action” parts are spot […]
Click on this link to the OS Outings Page for information about the 2017 Salmon River Trip. Participants must register no later than December 1.
Alice Andrews, OS Conservation Chair, sent in the following update regarding the bore-hole at C&H: ADEQ Director Betsy Keogh relayed the following information Friday, September 23 at the PC&E monthly meeting: September 21, 2016: ADEQ’s Hog Waste Pond Integrity Study began on-site. It was a “normal” business as usual day for C & H operations. […]
This week the National Park Service will hold a series of three meetings at the Boxley Valley Community Center to discuss the site plan for the Boxley Valley Area (including Lost Valley). The purpose of the plan, which will be initiated in late 2016, is to maximize the ability of the NPS to provide continued […]
Harbor Environmental of Little Rock will get the state contract to drill beneath at least one of the massive waste lagoons at C&H Hog Farms. I’m withholding any festive hooting until this latest move, supposedly to protect our Buffalo National River flowing six miles downstream from the factory, proves valid, appropriate and transparent. After all, […]