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Annual Workshop Trains Professionals to Use Prescribed Fire

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Fire is one of the major lacking ecological processes in the landscape today. When used as part of an integrated management plan, prescribed fire can help maintain the health of the land and impro ... Read More

Restoring Shale Glades at Middle Fork Barrens

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Monday, December 22, 2014

Middle Fork Barrens (/natural-areas/middle-fork-barrens-natural-area) supports two distinct types of shale glades — dry hillside glades and seasonally-wet flat glades containing intermittent ... Read More

Prescribed Fire Workshop Trains Land Managers

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Friday, September 26, 2014

ANHC staff members recently participated in the Arkansas Prescribed Fire Council (http://www.arfirenetwork.org/cms/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=5:fire-council&catid=6:h ... Read More

Caring For A Cave

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Friday, March 16, 2012

What kind of care does a cave need? At Cave Springs Cave Natural Area (/natural-areas/cave-springs-cave-natural-area), the answer is very careful care! Small, sensitive species that hide in the da ... Read More

2011 Prescribed Fire School

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Friday, October 07, 2011

Fire is one of the major lacking ecological processes in the landscape today. When used as part of an integrated management plan, prescribed fire can be effectively used to ensure the health of Ar ... Read More

A Blast From The Past

Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Katie (left) and Pearl (right) are working mules. Their owner, David Blankenship, recently contracted with ANHC to remove invasive eastern red-cedar from limestone-dolomite glades on a porti ... Read More


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