Our principal purpose is the preservation of wild and scenic rivers, wilderness, and unique natural areas.
Conservation – Education – Recreation
The Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) will hold a public hearing at North Little Rock February 2, 2015, to receive comments on the proposed five-year regional haze progress report on a State Implementation Plan (SIP) revision prior to submission of the revised plan to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The hearing will begin […]
A U.S District Court Judge in Arkansas found today that in the case of a 6500-hog industrial facility located in the Buffalo River Watershed just 6 miles from the Buffalo National River, “the public interest is best-served by ensuring that federal tax dollars aren’t backing a farm that could be harming natural resources and an […]
Brian Thompson of Fayetteville is working on a program that has a strong chance of influencing Cargill regarding the C & H Hog Farm issue. This is a grass-roots program separate from any of the groups fighting factory hog farms in the Buffalo River watershed. The Ozark Society approves and encourages you to participate […]
The Red River Cleanup, supported by the Bayou Chapter of the Ozark Society, has been covered in the Shreveport Times. Click to see article: A doghouse-corset-toilet-freezer-meth-lab
The Ozark Society and the Arkansas Public Policy Panel need your help to ban NEW medium and large confined swine operations in the Buffalo National River Watershed (BNRW). On December 5th, the House and Senate Committees of Public Health, Labor and Welfare and Agriculture, Forestry and Economic Development will meet to review our proposed changes […]
Dear Friends of the Buffalo River, The Ozark Society and the Arkansas Public Policy Panel have joined forces in support of banning any future medium or large hog concentrated animal feeding operations in the Buffalo River Watershed. We have many excellent partners in this effort and we need your help! The invitation is attached to this post. […]