ARkansas Natural Features
Are you interested in increasing your knowledge of Arkansas’s natural heritage? If so, you are in the right place. Find informative and academic articles featuring information on rare, threatened and endangered species, including Arkansas's native plants and animals. Take an in-depth look at our projects. See how conservation partnerships
help us achieve our goals, get into the science of what we do and learn more about the variety of habitats and ecosystems
found in Arkansas. Articles are added once or twice a month, so check back often!
Fun turkey facts
Freshwater Mussel Facts
The molecules behind bright yellow and orange autumn leaves are well understood, but brilliant reds remain a mystery.
Recent inventory work at Foushee Cave Natural Area helps to answer the question "what types of animals live in a cave?"
Crane-fly orchids blooming at Lorance Creek Natural Area
Learn more about this unique frog, recently discovered in Arkansas.
ANHC botanist documents new Arkansas location for Nuttall's Water-starwort.
Volunteer Master Naturalists have been working hard at Cove Creek Natural Area for several months. Last week they made an exciting new discovery!
The grassland habitats research work of three ANHC staff members was recently published in the Journal of Field Ornithology.