Walmart Interns plant rain garden at Bentonville Trailhead behind Crystal Bridges Museum during 100 degree heat! We need a rain dance!
Bentonville "A" Street Trailhead
rain garden pre-planting is visited often by very large deer!
USGS scientists continue study on the UIRW with algae, macroinvertebrates, fish and chemical samples at 18 sites
OSRC Commissioner and IRWP Board member, Steve Randall, talks with USGS, Billy Justus, about the UIRW study prior to 1,000 mile plus trip!
"Restoration of Our Rivers Conference"
Oct 4-5 features the Arkansas River Restoration in Pueblo, Colorado with
Donald H. Brandes, Jr., RLA
Design Studios West
July 5 & 6
Washington County Environmental Affairs Complex
Rain Garden installation
8 am to noon
Meeting Prairie Grove Arvest Bank
2 pm to 5 pm
AR and OK
4-H Leaders River Rally
Meet at 9 am
Hwy 10, OK
Meeting Tontitown Arvest Bank
2 pm to 5 pm
FREE Watershed Camp
9 am to 11 am
Sign up at IRWP or Siloam Springs Parks
Illinois River SPLASH!
Members, Sponsors, Families & Guests
5 pm - 9 pm
FREE Food, Music, SPLASH Games Directions to Fisher Ford on the River at www.irwp.org Splash RSVP!
"Restoration of Our
Rivers: A National and Regional Perspective on Urban Stormwater"
at Crystal Bridges
Walmart Interns in Bentonville from all over the country, volunteered for community service in the
Illinois River Watershed
Becky Roark, Rain Garden Project Resource Specialist, shares how to plant for optimum native plant root growth and
minimum deer damage!
USGS Jim Petersen collects algae samples for Upper Illinois River Watershed Biological Assessment study due out in December 2012
Steve Randall on one of seven 14,000 ft
Colorado Peaks he hiked in 7 days...AFTER free wheeling around Oklahoma for a week and then cycling all the way from Oklahoma to Colorado!
Happy Independence Day 2012!
Oct 4-5 Conference at
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art just $199 for 2 days with sessions by
Jonathan E. Jones, P.E., D.WRE
on past and present connections between water quality and urban stormwater regulations