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Arkansas Contributes to Record-breaking International Event

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Thursday, November 21, 2019

by Diana Soteropoulos An international transcription blitz set records in Arkansas this October, including an event held at the Division of Arkansas Heritage (DAH) headquarters, hosted by the Arka ... Read More

Great Backyard Bird Count readies for 22nd year

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Wednesday, January 30, 2019

The Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) is an annual four-day citizen science event that engages bird watchers of all ages and skill levels in counting birds. Now in its 22nd year, the GBBC was found ... Read More

Large irruption year brings red-breasted nuthatches to Arkansas

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Friday, December 21, 2018

An irruption is an irregular winter migration or phenomenon in which unusually high numbers of a bird species travel away from habitat within their normal winter range. Typically, irruptions are s ... Read More

Audubon Christmas Bird Count is Underway

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Friday, December 15, 2017

At the ANHC, we like to share projects and news from our conservation partners – one of our oldest partnerships is with Audubon. Now in its 118th year, the Annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count (CBC ... Read More

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