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Home Water Conservation News ItemsArkansas weekly fishing report - North Texas e-News7/20/2018 10:18:20 PM
Arkansas weekly fishing report North Texas e-News As of Wednesday, the Army Corps of Engineers reports the lake's elevation at 459.56 feet msl (normal conservation pool: 462.04 feet msl Oct. 1-April 30; 463.04 feet msl May 1-June 1; 462.54 feet msl June 1-Sept. 30). (updated .... Arkansas River at ... and more »
NYC steam-pipe blast prompts evacuations - Arkansas Online7/20/2018 4:45:49 AM
Arkansas Online NYC steam-pipe blast prompts evacuations Arkansas Online Daniel Lizio-Katzen, 42, was riding his bike home to the West Village when he saw the plume from the high-pressure steam explosion. ... "In conjunction with that investigation, the Departments of Environmental Conservation and Labor are standing by to ... Asbestos Confirmed in Steam Pipe That Exploded in Manhattan New York Times all 547 news articles »
Gulf hammerheads are an attraction - Arkansas Online7/19/2018 3:30:07 AM
Gulf hammerheads are an attraction Arkansas Online Reports from home and abroad tell us that now is a prime time to catch hammerhead sharks on Gulf Coast beaches. On Sunday, we shared the shark fishing exploits of Charles Harger of Maumelle and Hal Harger of Little Rock. They take annual trips to the ... and more »
Helpful Hints - Arkansas Online7/16/2018 2:41:44 AM
Helpful Hints Arkansas Online Living with our California drought problems, we are all very concerned about water conservation . ... Talk to a contractor who's done a lot of remodeling in your area to see what it would cost to remodel an old home , after you've selected the house you ... and more »
Faulkner County family honored for farming operation - Arkansas Online7/15/2018 1:01:09 AM
Arkansas Online Faulkner County family honored for farming operation Arkansas Online Michael said the Flying C Ranch is involved in several programs through the University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture's Cooperative Extension Service, including 300 Days Grazing, which has cut down on feeding hay to the cattle. “This limited hay ...
8 endangered black rhinos die in Kenya after relocation - Arkansas Online7/13/2018 9:49:39 AM
Arkansas Online 8 endangered black rhinos die in Kenya after relocation Arkansas Online Preliminary investigations point to salt poisoning as the rhinos tried to adapt to saltier water in their new home , the Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife said in a statement, describing how the animals likely became dehydrated and drank more salty water ... and more »
Rice growers named Farm Family of the Year - Arkansas Online7/1/2018 1:01:38 AM
Arkansas Online Rice growers named Farm Family of the Year Arkansas Online Isbell said he'd come home on weekends from Conway to work on the farm. He even came home after class during ... While some farms have a specific water -recovery system that is funded through the United States Department of Agriculture or the Natural ...
Illinois River News ItemsHistoric camp lives on near Siloam Springs - Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette7/19/2018 5:58:35 AM
Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Historic camp lives on near Siloam Springs Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette The camp is about 7 miles south of Siloam Springs on the northwest side of the Arkansas 59 bridge over the Illinois River . It served as a girls summer camp from 1923 until 1978, Jerrid Gelinas said. The camp has been used for summer get-togethers ...
Gypsy Camp legacy lives on - NWAOnline7/18/2018 12:24:44 PM
PHOTOS, VIDEO: Paddlers keep cool at Siloam Springs Kayak Park - Arkansas Online7/17/2018 2:01:34 AM
Arkansas Online PHOTOS, VIDEO: Paddlers keep cool at Siloam Springs Kayak Park Arkansas Online The park is a good access for float trips on the Illinois River . It's about a 6-mile float from the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission access on Chamber Springs Road to the kayak park. It's a 5-mile run from the park down to Highway 59 canoe rental ...
Saints defensive lineman Mitchell Loewen drew on prior experience while helping save injured driver Sunday - The Laconia Daily Sun7/16/2018 9:48:26 PM
The Laconia Daily Sun Saints defensive lineman Mitchell Loewen drew on prior experience while helping save injured driver Sunday The Laconia Daily Sun Minutes later, the third-year defensive lineman out of Arkansas led a group of 10 men who flipped the car back onto its wheels, helping to save the driver inside, whose legs had been pinned underneath the car. "I just felt led to help. I had extreme ... 'Surreal moment': Saints' Mitchell Loewen rushes to help driver in ... The Advocate Saints player helps save man trapped in car that plunged from CBD garage NOLA.com Man injured when car plunges from CBD parking garage NOLA.com all 38 news articles »
Park Hill never regained antebellum majesty - Tahlequah Daily Press7/14/2018 3:54:54 AM
Tahlequah Daily Press Park Hill never regained antebellum majesty Tahlequah Daily Press The interior featured mahogany and rosewood furniture brought up the Arkansas River and transported by wagon overland from the head of navigation, which changed with the season. The home's china, crystal, and linen rivaled that of any palatial mansion ...
Walton Family Foundation has awarded $6.2 billion in grants in 30 years - talkbusiness.net6/22/2018 12:13:32 PM
Walton Family Foundation has awarded $6.2 billion in grants in 30 years talkbusiness.net State Park and Recreation Foundation of Arkansas received $1.033 million in grants last year, Watershed Conservation Resource Center received $227,480 and Upper White River Basin Foundation got $35,000. The Illinois River Watershed Partnership ... and more »
EPA finalizes guidelines to ebb Illinois River, Tenkiller Lake pollution - Tulsa World4/17/2018 12:42:50 AM
Tulsa World EPA finalizes guidelines to ebb Illinois River , Tenkiller Lake pollution Tulsa World The Oklahoma- Arkansas Scenic Rivers Joint Phosphorus Study, part of the cooperative effort started in 2003, found that a 0.037 ppm total maximum daily load was appropriate for the river with the help of Baylor University researchers. The guideline is ... and more »
Mississippi River News ItemsDr. Berry speaks at Ferriday Rotary about deer diseae - The Franklin Sun7/18/2018 7:14:39 AM
The Franklin Sun Dr. Berry speaks at Ferriday Rotary about deer diseae The Franklin Sun Issaquena County, East Carroll Parish and Arkansas's Chicot County meet in the southeastern corner of Arkansas and the northeastern corner of Louisiana. The northern boundary of Issaquena County is almost directly across the Mississippi River from the ...
Half a century later, St. Louis' Gateway Arch emerges with a new name and a skeptical view of western expansion - Arkansas Online7/15/2018 3:13:39 AM
Arkansas Online Half a century later, St. Louis' Gateway Arch emerges with a new name and a skeptical view of western expansion Arkansas Online ... 1968, it has been reconnected to the city of St. Louis, with a sleek underground entrance facing the city, an expanded and redesigned visitor center and museum, a cleaner landscape and an elevated and more elegant waterfront along the Mississippi ...
From a boat or a train, scenery along the Arkansas River in Colorado is spectacular - Wichita Eagle7/14/2018 9:01:57 AM
Wichita Eagle From a boat or a train, scenery along the Arkansas River in Colorado is spectacular Wichita Eagle The Arkansas River is one of the longest rivers in the country, starting near Leadville, Colo., and flowing nearly 1,469 miles through four states to its confluence with the Mississippi River in eastern Arkansas . The stretch near Cañon City where Echo ...
Arkansas River Interests Hire Lobbyist - The Waterways Journal7/6/2018 11:01:50 AM
Arkansas River Interests Hire Lobbyist The Waterways Journal The Three Rivers system includes a series of structures that separate the waters of the White River from the Arkansas River and keep its channel connected to the Mississippi River via a 10-mile-long canal built 20 years after the opening of the MKARNS.
Oklahoma economy floats on commerce driven by McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System - NewsOK.com7/3/2018 11:50:21 AM
NewsOK.com Oklahoma economy floats on commerce driven by McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System NewsOK.com The massive coils of steel, which weigh thousands of pounds each, arrived at the port on a flotilla of barges, traveling up the Mississippi River and then the Arkansas and Verdigris rivers to reach Catoosa. Guided by port director David Yarbrough, I ...
Sultana museum in Arkansas memorializes 1800 who died in river - Arkansas Online7/3/2018 3:14:48 AM
Arkansas Online Sultana museum in Arkansas memorializes 1800 who died in river Arkansas Online The shifting of Mississippi River channels over the past 153 years has left the charred wreckage from history's deadliest U.S. maritime disaster buried beneath a farm field in Crittenden County. This story is only available from the Arkansas Online ...
Terry Eastin Keeps Steady Course at Big River Strategic Initiative - Arkansas Business Online7/2/2018 3:41:58 AM
Arkansas Business Online Terry Eastin Keeps Steady Course at Big River Strategic Initiative Arkansas Business Online A $1.2 million grant from the Walton Foundation will help develop a 30-mile section of the Big River Trail project connecting Mississippi River State Park to Arkansas ' Delta Heritage Trail through Helena-West Helena. The foundation knows the importance ...
Water Resources News ItemsNews of the Day From Across the Nation - SFGate7/20/2018 6:03:40 PM
News of the Day From Across the Nation SFGate Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas , Louisiana and Mississippi and west Tennessee were all under heat advisories or warnings. Forecasters said scorching temperatures would combine with high humidity, posing a health risk ... 6 Algae blooms: The California ... and more »
UAPB grad student says research could improve production of largemouth bass - Pine Bluff Commercial7/19/2018 5:42:24 PM
Pine Bluff Commercial UAPB grad student says research could improve production of largemouth bass Pine Bluff Commercial “In Arkansas and most other states, the main source of water for fish culture comes from deep underground water resources , which are often high in iron content that can also prove toxic for fish,” he said. “Our plan is to test the effects of ammonia on ...
Water sharing agreement announced between Lower Arkansas Water Management and Colorado Springs Utilities - Lamar Ledger7/19/2018 3:30:07 PM
Lamar Ledger Water sharing agreement announced between Lower Arkansas Water Management and Colorado Springs Utilities Lamar Ledger “We are interested in water sharing agreements with the agricultural community and have been involved in leasing agreements since the 2002 drought,” said Pat Wells, General Manager, Water Resources , Colorado Springs Utilities. “Utilities has had ...
LAWMA approves water sharing agreement with Colorado Springs Utilities - Fence Post7/19/2018 11:18:41 AM
Fence Post LAWMA approves water sharing agreement with Colorado Springs Utilities Fence Post Formed in 1973, LAWMA is a member owned, non-profit corporation based in Lamar that replaces out of priority depletions to the Arkansas River caused by members' well pumping. Approximately 90 percent of its members are farmers. ... "We are interested ...
Northeast Oklahoma neighbors organizing to call for limits on poultry industry - Tulsa World7/17/2018 8:18:25 PM
Tulsa World Northeast Oklahoma neighbors organizing to call for limits on poultry industry Tulsa World The company projects a 16 percent increase in the number of chickens processed and that will take an area increase of slightly more than 200 chicken houses, about half of which would be built on existing farms in Arkansas , Oklahoma and Missouri ...
Wooster preparing for future growth - Arkansas News7/2/2018 1:58:04 AM
Wooster preparing for future growth Arkansas News Wooster is becoming known as one of the fastest growing small towns in Arkansas . ... This population growth has strained Wooster's water resources in recent years, especially with Wooster only having one master meter connecting it to Greers Ferry. and more »
Low flows in Arkansas River affecting Pueblo recreation, revenue - KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News6/25/2018 11:41:10 PM
KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News Low flows in Arkansas River affecting Pueblo recreation, revenue KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News The lack of snow and rain this year is creating a serious situation in the Arkansas River Valley. Low water levels in that river are affecting business and recreation in the Home of Heroes. The Colorado Division of Water Resources says the levels this ...
Report: Arkansas farming a drain on water; again, irrigation cited in draw-off - Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette6/24/2018 9:33:02 AM
Report: Arkansas farming a drain on water; again, irrigation cited in draw-off Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette More farmers could implement water-saving techniques or infrastructure if they applied for more conservation tax credits, said Edward Swaim, water resources division manager for the Arkansas Natural Resources Commission. The state is allowed to grant ... and more »
Game and Fish Foundation awards $65K for unpaved roads - Harrison Daily6/24/2018 9:16:30 AM
Game and Fish Foundation awards $65K for unpaved roads Harrison Daily LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Economic Development Commission announced today it has received $65,000 for its Division of Rural Services Unpaved Roads Grant Program. The funding was made possible through the Arkansas Game and Fish ...
AEDC gets Unpaved Roads Grant from Game & Fish Commission - Times Record6/22/2018 1:57:43 AM
AEDC gets Unpaved Roads Grant from Game & Fish Commission Times Record “Protecting the water resources Arkansas enjoys benefits the state's citizens and generations to come,” said Natural Resources Commission Director Bruce Holland. “And we appreciate the joint effort from our sister state agencies and other stakeholders.”.