Summer 2022 Beaver Lake Watershed News

Summer 2022 Beaver Lake Watershed News

Dear Beaver Lake Watershed Landowner, After a hot and dry summer, the Alliance is excited to see more rainy days as we slowly transition into the fall season. With more rain on the way, and natural systems preparing to go dormant, now is a good time to think about...
Stormwater Erosion Control at East Mountain Cemetery

Stormwater Erosion Control at East Mountain Cemetery

Protecting Important Cultural History with Stormwater Erosion Control In July of 2022, the Alliance partnered with the Northwest Arkansas African American Heritage Association and a team of AmeriCorps volunteers to take on a very important project on Mount Sequoyah,...
Spring 2022 Beaver Lake Watershed News

Spring 2022 Beaver Lake Watershed News

SPRING 2022 | BEAVER WATERSHED ALLIANCE  BEAVER LAKE WATERSHED NEWS Dear Beaver Lake Watershed Landowner, If you are receiving this newsletter for the first time, we welcome you to the Beaver Watershed Alliance Beaver Lake Watershed Newsletter. Our records indicate...
Beaver Water District Goes Native

Beaver Water District Goes Native

By Dot Neely, Beaver Water District Education Coordinator  Above: Black Eyed Susan blooms in Area 2 Puppy Creek Drainage, year 1 growth summer 2021. The vision for a native plant-covered campus is being realized thirteen years after the Leadership in Energy and...
No-Mow Zones for Water Quality

No-Mow Zones for Water Quality

Source water protection is essential as Northwest Arkansas experiences exponential growth. Best management practices (BMPs) like no-mow zones are an easy way for any resident, developer, or city to help make a positive impact on the water quality of Beaver Lake, the...
Northwest Arkansas Forest Management

Northwest Arkansas Forest Management

Forest’s Role in Maintaining Water Quality – Daniel Hagood  With forested land making up over 70% of the Beaver Lake Watershed, forest management is a crucial aspect of maintaining a high-quality drinking water supply and the integrity of the Beaver Watershed. Water...