KRWP Annual Membership Meeting - Tuesday March 21st
The Kings River Watershed Partnership will hold its annual membership meeting on Tuesday March 21, 2017, at 6:00 pm in the Meeting Room of the Berryville Community Center. Three directors will be elected at the meeting for three year terms. The Board of Directors has nominated the directors whose terms are expiring for new terms, namely TJ McCullough, Mike Fitzpatrick and Kyle Hunnicutt. Only current members of the KRWP who have been members for a continuous period of more than one year are eligible to nominate or be nominated for a board member position.
Printed copies of the new "Landowner's Guide to Streamside Living" will be distributed to members at the meeting. They are also available at Eye Q Optical in the Williams Shopping Center in Berryville and at Ken Riley Century 21 Real Estate on Hwy 62 in Eureka Springs.
We will have a speaker from the Arkansas Heritage Commission and food will be served.
Earth Day River Cleanup Announced - Saturday April 22nd
The Kings River Watershed Partnership, will host an Earth Day Kings River clean-up on the Madison County portion of the river on Sat. April 22nd. Participants will need to be at Marble Access just off Hwy. 412 west of Marble at 8:00 am. Dress for the weather and pack a lunch. Shuttles will be provided, but you will need to bring your own canoe or kayak. The plan is to clean approximately 6 river miles from Marble Access to a private take-out. If enough people show up, a second brigade of river cleaners may be deployed to a another section of the river. The Kings River Watershed Partnership is a non-profit, voluntary group of citizen stakeholders dedicated to preserving the water quality and beauty of the Kings River. This is our 23rd overall river cleanup!
For more information or weather updates, contact Ray Warren at 870 654-4134 or email: email@example.com
The Carroll County clean-up date has been set for June 3rd.
KRWP On The Radio
KRWP board member Lin Wellford was interviewed by Jaqueline Froelich on the "Ozarks At Large" program on radio station KUAF, 91.3 national public radio at U of A - Fayetteville. The interview covered KRWP's role as the first watershed group founded in the Arkansas Ozarks and it's 15-year history of work to educate, clean, and protect the remarkable resource we call the Kings River.