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Former ANHC Intern Hooked on Aquatic Ecology

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Thursday, February 27, 2020

Every year, the Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission (ANHC) offers unpaid internships to students from universities and colleges around the state. The internships are a win-win for the stude ... Read More

Expanded Parking Area Increases Accessibility at Cove Creek NA

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Wednesday, February 26, 2020

The parking area at Cove Creek Natural Area (NA) (/natural-areas/cove-creek-natural-area) was recently updated and expanded, providing additional parking spaces for visitors. The expanded area wil ... Read More

Survey Finds More Arkansas Darters

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Friday, December 20, 2019

ANHC’s Aquatic Ecologist, Dustin Lynch, as well as partners from the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission (AGFC), recently led a survey for the state critically imperiled Arkansas Darter (Etheostoma  ... Read More

NWTF Provides Funds to ANHC for Habitat Restoration and Protection

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Thursday, August 29, 2019

The National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) - Arkansas chapter (http://www.nwtf.org/about/state/arkansas) has been a strong supporter of the Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission (ANHC) in recent ye ... Read More

Teamwork Results in Fish Find at Natural Area

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Rock Creek Natural Area (NA) (/natural-areas/rock-creek-natural-area) is located in north-central Arkansas in the Salem Plateau of the Ozark Mountains. One of the highlights of this natural area  ... Read More

Winners Announced in Tenth Annual Arkansas Endangered Species Day Art Contest

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Wednesday, May 22, 2019

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) Arkansas Field Office partnered with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission (AGFC), and the ANHC to sponsor the Tenth Annual Arkansas Endangered Species D ... Read More

ANHC Acquires an Additional 132 Acres at Devil's Eyebrow Natural Area

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Thursday, February 28, 2019

The ANHC recently closed on a 132-acre addition at Devil’s Eyebrow Natural Area (DENA) in Benton and Carroll counties, bringing the total acreage of the natural area to approximately 3,161 acres.  ... Read More

Student Artists Wanted for Arkansas Endangered Species Day Art Contest

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Thursday, February 28, 2019

The 10th Annual Arkansas Endangered Species Day Art Contest is seeking submissions from Arkansas’s K-12 students. The competition, sponsored by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Arkansas Field  ... Read More

Connecticut Birders Make Annual Trek to Warren Prairie Natural Area

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Thursday, January 31, 2019

by Leslie Patrick Recently, ANHC Aquatic Ecologist Dustin Lynch led a birding tour at Warren Prairie Natural Area (NA) for nine members of the Connecticut Audubon Society. This marks the 12th y ... Read More

Hunt Held at Warren Prairie to Honor Disabled Veterans

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Wednesday, January 30, 2019

This past November, the Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission (ANHC), Arkansas Game and Fish Commission (AGFC), National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) state chapter, and Freedom Defenders Outdoors  ... Read More


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