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Coalition Seeks to Protect Arkansas’ National River from Factory Farm Waste

Judge’s Ruling a Victory for Buffalo National River

Coalition Seeks to Protect Arkansas’ National River from Factory Farm Waste

The end of 2014 brought a legal victory so significant for the Buffalo National River watershed in Arkansas that the […]

State of Arkansas Wastes Taxpayer Money in Flawed Water Monitoring Study

The fight to protect the Buffalo National River from an industrial hog farm continues to twist and turn, much like […]

Visitors explore the otherworldly landscape of Arabia Mountain in Georgia. Photo © David Foster.

This Month’s Featured National Heritage Area: Lunar-Like Landscapes and Inspiring History Await at Arabia Mountain

Creating the Arabia Mountain National Heritage Area (AMNHA) took some time—about 400 million years, give or take. Nature, history, and […]

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Essential Paddling Guide: Paddling The Buffalo, America’s First National River

The following post is reprinted from National Parks Traveler. These stories are part of the new Essential Guide for Paddling […]

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World-Class Music and History at Muscle Shoals

This story is part of our series on national heritage areas, the large lived-in landscapes managed through innovative partnerships to […]