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The Buffalo National River Partners and Boone County Library will present, "A Waterkeeper’s Approach to Addressing Water Quality Concerns in the White River Watershed," Tuesday, Feb. 27, at 5:30 p.m. at the Boone County Library, 221 West Stephenson Avenue, Harrison.

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The Buffalo National River Partners and Boone County Library will present, "A Waterkeeper’s Approach to Addressing Water Quality Concerns in the White River Watershed," Tuesday, Feb. 27, at 5:30 p.m. at the Boone County Library, 221 West Stephenson Avenue, Harrison.

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Buffalo National River Partners and Boone County Library will present Caven Clark, BNR chief of interpretation & resource management, introducing A Night at the Movies: It Came from Boxley Valley! on Tuesday, Jan. 23,  at 5:30 p.m., at the Boone County Library, 221 W Stephenson Ave, Harrison,.

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Buffalo National River Partners and Boone County Library will present Joyce Umbach, Buffalo National River park ranger, and “Get to Know Your National Parks - Padre Island National Seashore,” on Tuesday, Oct 24, at 5:30 p.m., at the Boone County Library, 221 W Stephenson Ave, Harrison.

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Buffalo National River was selected to receive a 2017 field trip grant from the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America’s national parks. The “Day by the Buffalo” program gives local students the opportunity to visit Buffalo National River for curriculum-based field trips a…

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HARRISON — On Sunday, August 20, 2017, at approximately 1:34 a.m., two National Park Service (NPS) law enforcement rangers were conducting a routine patrol of the Spring Creek Campground, in the Lower District of Buffalo National River.

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Buffalo National River Partners and Boone County Library present C.D. Scott, BNR Biologist: “Spring and Summer Visitors, Neo-Tropical Birds in the BNR and How IBA Designation will Help Them” Tuesday, Sept. 26, 5:30 p.m.

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Looking for a way to give back to the Buffalo National River? Join members of BNRP and other supporters for a river clean up on Monday, Aug. 28 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Meet at the Grinder’s Ferry launch near Tyler Bend and be sure to bring grabbers, shovels or other tools to get items out of th…

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Buffalo National River Partners will host their annual membership meeting at 9 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 23, in conjunction with the Ozark Folklife Festival being held at Tyler Bend. Members are encouraged to bring guests and enjoy the many festival activities planned for the day. Coffee and don…

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In the early morning hours of August 20, 2017, law enforcement rangers at Buffalo River National Park were on foot patrol in Spring Creek Campground located near Yellville, Arkansas. While on patrol, the officers encountered an adult male subject with a handgun. The subject refused multiple …

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In cooperation with “Friends of the North Fork and White Rivers” the Buffalo National River Partners presents “Connecting Our Ozark Streams” with Duane Hada, Plein Artist, on Tuesday, Aug. 22, at 5 p.m. with a reception, followed by his presentation at 5:30, at the Boone County Library in Harrison.

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On Saturday, Sept. 30, there will be a benefit for the Buffalo River co-hosted by the White River Watershed / Water Keepers. The event will be held from 5-9 p.m. at Bradley Park in Jasper, with live music, art, food, information and activities.

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Buffalo National River Partners Present: Park Ranger Lauren Ray “Buffalo 101: Get to Know Your National River” Tuesday, July 25, at 5:30 p.m. at the Boone County Library, 221 W Stephenson Ave.

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With summer’s arrival, the upper district of Buffalo National River has dropped to a level that is favorable for removing litter and large debris from the riverbanks and gravel bars. The Buffalo National River Partners, in partnership with the National Park Service, will host a river cleanup…

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The Buffalo National River Partners invites the public to listen to Kayti Ewing as she presents “AHTD Wildflower Programs & Ozark Roadside Wildflowers” at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 27, at the Boone County Library in Harrison.

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Students from the Environmental and Spatial Technologies (EAST) programs across Harrison School District partnered with Buffalo National River for several exciting and interactive community projects this academic year.

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Please join us at the Buffalo Point Amphitheater this summer for three special concerts as we celebrate Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day. These family-friendly shows are free and open to the public.

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Buffalo National River utilizes volunteers as campground hosts in six of the campgrounds along the river from Erbie in the upper Buffalo to Buffalo Point in the lower river. Hosts help visitors locate campsites, answer questions, and assist park staff with campground operations. Living in th…

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Buffalo National River is closing Tyler Bend and Buffalo Point campgrounds today in anticipation of the expected flood event this weekend. Maintenance crews are pulling electrical breaker boxes, vending machines, and other water-sensitive utilities now so that when the waters recede, getting…

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HARRISON — In anticipation of a significant flood event, Buffalo National River is taking precautionary steps towards insuring visitor safety and minimizing damage to park infrastructure. Saturated ground conditions combined with ongoing rains indicate that flooding will impact most of the p…

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Results from E. coli and dye tracing investigations from selected tributaries of Big Creek, in Newton County will be the focus of "What's in the Water," a program featuring Teresa Turk at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 25,  at the Boone County Library in Harrison. This program is presented by the …

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Kent Thornton, of FTN, served as lead facilitator of a Buffalo River Watershed stakeholders meeting held last Thursday afternoon at the Carroll Electric Building in Jasper. He emphasized voluntary participation is needed for the development of water quality projects included in what will be …

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Looking for a reason to get out and enjoy a beautiful spring day in the Ozarks?  Buffalo National River Partners invite you to stroll through some of the historic cemeteries of the Ozarks on Saturday, April 8 beginning at 10:30 a.m.  This will be the fifth year of our exploration of historic…

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The Rush Campground will have drinking water available this year and camping fees will be collected. The water system at Rush was turned off last fall for repairs. The repair has been made and water will be available, according to the regular campground schedule, March 15 through November 15.

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Buffalo National River Partners and Boone Co. Library will present Kayla Sapkota, “Cave and Karst Features in the Buffalo National River,” Tuesday, March 28, at 5:30 p.m. at the library in Harrison.

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Buffalo National River Partners and the Boone County Library will present, “If Walls Could Talk: Telling the Story of the Hicks Site in Rush, Arkansas," Tuesday, Feb. 28, from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at the library in Harrison.

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Buffalo National River, Harrison, AR – Park Staff at Buffalo National River recently completed winterizing the park’s facilities.  “With cold weather approaching, water systems and restrooms have been winterized to prevent freezing and broken pipes.” said Superintendent Kevin Cheri. Water sy…

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The National Park Service is now accepting applications for Commercial Use Authorizations to conduct water based commercial activities at Buffalo National River.  Approved water based commercial activities include guided fishing and sightseeing conducted by jon boat or drift boat.    

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With the benefit of beautiful weather conditions and near perfect river levels, 126 competitors completed the inaugural Buffalo National River Biathlon and Trail Run on Sunday, October 16, near Yellville.  Twenty-one people completed a 13.6-mile run on the Buffalo River Trail from Dillard's …

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The Buffalo National River announces free Boxley Mill Tours Saturdays and Sundays Oct. 8 and 9, 15 and 15 and 22 and 23 from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Boxley Valley on state Highway 43 just south of Ponca.

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TYLER BEND, BUFFALO NATIONAL RIVER – Approximately 2,600 visitors joined together at Buffalo National River this weekend for the Ozark Folklife Festival, a heritage event celebrating 100+ years of Ozark culture and the centennial year of the National Park Service. Funding for the event was f…

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In 1996 then President William J. Clinton signed Executive Order 12999 authorizing and encouraging federal agencies to donate excess computer equipment to schools and community-based educational organizations. 

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A press release from the National Park Service says visitors to the Buffalo National River may experience temporary lane and road closures on Steel Creek Road in Newton County due to road improvements.

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HARRISON — The National Park Service (NPS) invites visitors of all ages to join in the celebration of its 100th birthday throughout the year. With special events across the country, the NPS is encouraging everyone to #FindYourPark / #EncuentraTuParque for the centennial.

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HARRISON — Audubon Arkansas has announced the designation of Important Bird Area (IBA) status for Buffalo National River, a unit of the National Park System administered by the Department of the Interior.

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The Buffalo National River Partners and Boone County Library will present, “Getting to Know Your National Parks: Capulin Volcano National Monument,” featuring Park Ranger Joyce Umbach on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 5:30–6:30 p.m, at the Boone County Library in Harrison.

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The Buffalo National River Partners presents, “Getting to Know Your National Parks: Acadia National Park,” with Casey Johannsen, at the Boone Co. Library, Tuesday, July 26, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

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Saturday was a busy day at Buffalo National River as the heat and humidity climbed to a point where being in the water seemed like a very good idea. To this end, three families from Yellville and Marshall took advantage of an opportunity to visit the park through a partnership between Young …