May 26, 2021 – 17th Annual War Eagle Appreciation Day Clean-up Float Set for June 5

(Press release courtesy of Beaver Watershed Alliance)

Media Contact:

Anna, Outreach Coordinator, 479-970-6063 anna@beaverwatershedalliance.org

Fast Facts:

  • 17th Annual War Eagle Appreciation Day event continues to provide education, outreach and stewardship for War Eagle watershed
  • Partners working together to bring a unique event to cleanup local waterways, volunteers needed for two stretches along War Eagle Creek.

17th Annual War Eagle Appreciation Day Clean-up Float Set for June 5 

The War Eagle Creek Clean-up Float will be held Saturday, June 5, 2021 from 9:30 am – 2:00 pm. Please join local community partners and show your appreciation for War Eagle Creek by cleaning its waters. War Eagle Appreciation Day event partners will provide goodie bags and limited free shuttle to experienced boaters who wish to volunteer!

This is a BYOB (bring your own boat) event. To reserve a shuttle for this float, please contact Beaver Watershed Alliance by email (info@beaverwatershedalliance.org) or phone (470-750-8007). Two options are available for this volunteer cleanup event; a cleanup float from the Hwy 412 Bridge to Withrow Springs (shuttle provided by OAR outfitters) or Hwy 45 to “Gar Hole” (shuttle provided by War Eagle Creek Outfitters).

Sponsors and partners included Arkansas State Parks (Withrow Springs), Arkansas State Tourism, Beaver Water District, Beaver Watershed Alliance, Keep Arkansas Beautiful, Ozarks Water Watch, Boston Mountain Solid Waste District, War Eagle Creek Outfitters, and Ozark Adventure and Recreation Outfitters.