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Jan26

Headwaters of the White River Cleanup

371 Madison Ave, St Paul, AR 72760, USA

When: Saturday, 9:30am-12:00pm
Where: St. Paul Activity Center  
RSVP: melissa@beaverwatershedalliance.org

Join BWA for a cleanup of the Headwaters of the White River to remove trash and bulky waste before it flows into Beaver Lake! The event will take place on Saturday, January 26th from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Volunteers will meet at the St. Paul Activity Center at 9:30 am where they will be directed to various cleanup locations, and will return at 12:00 pm for a free lunch and door prizes. All supplies including trash bags, gloves, and trash pickers will be provided. For more information and to volunteer contact Melissa McCarver at melissa@beaverwatershedalliance.org or (479)750-8007.

Jan29

St. Paul Rain Garden Stewardship

17121 AR-16 17121 AR-16, St Paul, AR 72760, USA

Tuesday, 10:00 am- 12:00 pm Join us for some work on the rain garden at the South Madison County Convenience Center! Learn about rain gardens, how they filter runoff from impervious surfaces, how they benefit the landscape, and how they benefit native plants and wildlife! Gloves, tools, and water will be provided. Direction: located approximately 0.7 miles east of the HWY 23 and 16 junction on the south side of the highway. We will be pulling weeds. Gloves and Supplies will be provided.Meet at the facility at 10:00 am. RSVP: Please RSVP to melissa@beaverwatershedalliance.org or call 479-750-8007.

Feb2

Richland Creek Cleanup

Goshen Community Building, 244 Clark St., Goshen, AR


When: Saturday, 9:00 am- 12:00 pm
Where: Goshen Community Center, 244 Clark St. Goshen, AR
RSVP: melissa@beaverwatershedalliance.org or 479-750-8007
Come help clean up litter along Richland Creek to improve water quality and wildlife habitat! Volunteer check in begins at 9:00 am and the event will end at 12:30 pm with lunch and prizes. Tools, gloves, lunch and water will be provided for volunteers. For more information or to volunteer contact Melissa Welch at (479)750-8007 or melissa@beaverwatershedalliance.org.

Feb21

Speaker Series "Arkansas Native Seed Program"

West Fork Library Hall, 210 Garfield Ave, West Fork, AR 72774, USA

When: 11:30 AM- 1:00 pm (lunch 11:3oam-12:00pm, program 12:00pm-1:00pm)
Where: 210 Garfield Ave, West Fork, AR 72774-3165, United States
RSVP: for a free lunch and program to info@beaverwatershedalliance.org or 479-750-8007.

The February 2019 Speaker Series will host Jennifer Ogle, Coordinator of the Arkansas Native Seed Program, and Jonathan Young, Field Project Manager with Audubon Arkansas. Jennifer will describe the benefits of locally grown native seed in restoration projects and a statewide initiative to identify priority species, local producers, and quantify the demand for seed by various restoration professionals. Jon will describe the Audubon Arkansas' Native Agriculture to InVigorate Ecosystems (NATIVE) programs, which provides several financial benefits helping native seed producers get established, maximize production, and match their product with a nationwide market. Lunch will be provided and networking opportunities will be from 11:30am to 12:00pm. The program will be from noon to 1:00pm.

Active EQIP producers are highly encouraged to participate!!!

Mar9

Tree Planting - Waterford Estates

2435 Riverfront Ln, Fayetteville, AR 72703, USA

When: Saturday 10:00am-1:00pm
Where: Waterford Estates, Goshen AR (East on HWY 45 toward Goshen. Subdivision on right just before Stone Chapel at MattLane Farm) 
RSVP will be necessary to participate as access to the site will require a gate pass!

Join the Beaver Watershed Alliance in planting trees and shrubs at Waterford Estates. We will be planting Ozark-native seedlings along a recently restored riparian area to reinforce the streamside, enhance wildlife habitat, and protect the water quality of Beaver Lake. Please contact Nate Weston at 479-750-8007 or nate@beaverwatershedalliance.org for more information and to RSVP. Please dress warmly!

Mar30

Middle Fork-White River Cleanup

Bunch Park, Elkins, AR 72727, USA

When: Saturday 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Where: Bunch Park, Elkins, AR 
RSVP: melissa@beaverwatershedalliance.org or 479-750-8007

Join BWA for a cleanup of the Middle Fork of the White River to remove trash and bulky waste before it flows into Beaver Lake! The event will take place on Saturday, March 30th from 9 am to 1 pm. Volunteers will meet at Bunch Park Pavilion in Elkins at 9 am where they will be directed to various cleanup locations, and will return at 12 pm for a free lunch and door prizes. All supplies including trash bags, gloves, and trash pickers will be provided. For more information and to volunteer contact Melissa McCarver at melissa@beaverwatershedalliance.org or (479)750-8007.

Apr20

East Fork-White River Cleanup

Bunch Park, Elkins, AR 72727, USA

When: Saturday 9:00 am- 12:00 pm
Where: Bunch Park Elkins, AR 
RSVP: Melissa McCarver at 479-750-8007 or melissa@beaverwatershedalliance.org

Help cleanup the East Fork of the White River! Happening Saturday, April 20th from 9 am until 1 pm. Volunteers will meet at Bunch Park in Elkins for supplies and instructions for cleanup areas to be covered. Cleanup will take place along various sites along the river. Trash bags, gloves and water will be provided. A free lunch and door prizes will follow the cleanup. For more information, please contact Melissa Welch at 479-750-8007 or melissa@beaverwatershedalliance.org.