Upcoming Events

Mar28

Pasture Aerator and EQUIP Luncheon

West Fork, AR 72774, USA

The big event is at West Fork Library Hall; 198 W Main St, West Fork, AR 72774. RSVP: FREE LUNCH provided. melissa@beaverwatershedalliance.org or call (479)750-8007. So what's pasture aeration? It's a technique that helps increase water infiltration which increases forage production! During the first part of the program, the benefits and cost effectiveness of pasture aeration will be explained by representatives from the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences at the University of Arkansas and USDA-Arkansas. Then attendees can learn about the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) which provides funding to help stop streambank land-loss, improve pasture and/or forest management, and promote wildlife habitat on your property, but recipients MUST sign up!!!

Mar29

Forest Stewardship-Mt. Sequoyah Woods

Fayetteville, AR, USA

Sponsored by Beaver Watershed Alliance. Mt. Sequoyah Woods, is a 97-acre open greenspace in south Fayetteville. You'll be removing invasive shrubs which helps provide space for native plant growth and creates habitat for wildlife. For more information or to volunteer contact Nate at 479-750-8007 or nate@beaverwatershedalliance.org . Directions: just off S Happy Hollow Road, W. of The Cliffs Apartments and Happy Hollow Elementary. Parking lot for the trailhead leading to the pavilion is just off E Paddock Rd. (36.064306, -94.137576).

Mar30

Middle Fork White River Cleanup

Elkins, AR, USA

Join Beaver Watershed Alliance for a cleanup of the Middle Fork of the White River to remove trash and bulky waste before it flows into Beaver Lake! Volunteers will meet at Bunch Park Pavilion in Elkins and be directed to various cleanup locations. Free lunch and door prizes at noon. All supplies including trash bags, gloves, and trash pickers will be provided. For more information and to volunteer contact Melissa McCarver at melissa@beaverwatershedalliance.org or (479)750-8007.

Apr18

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

Lowell, AR, USA

The Beaver Water District (BWD) Board of Directors meets at noon the third Thursday of the month at BWD, 301 N. Primrose Road, Lowell, AR.

Apr20

2nd Annual Lake Atalanta Appreciation Clean Up

Rogers, AR, USA

Visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1070137979845080/ for more information. Show up at 500 E. Walnut St., Rogers, AR, to participate. Let's keep Lake Atalanta and its watershed clean!

Apr20

East Fork-White River Cleanup

Elkins, AR, USA

Meet at the pavilion at Bunch Park in Elkins to help Beaver Watershed Alliance staff and volunteers cleanup the East Fork of the White River! Volunteers will meet at Bunch Park in Elkins for supplies and instructions for cleanup areas to be covered. Cleanup will take place along various sites along the river. Trash bags, gloves and water will be provided. A free lunch and door prizes will follow the cleanup. For more information, please contact Melissa Welch at 479-750-8007 or melissa@beaverwatershedalliance.org .

Apr27

Forest and Wildlife Management Workshop

Fayetteville, AR, USA

Forest and Wildlife Management Workshop, sponsored by the Beaver Watershed Alliance, will be held at ARTEX Ranch, 19600 Pummill Rd, Fayetteville, AR. A free lunch will be provided. RSVP at 479-750-8007 or email melissa@beaverwatershedalliance.org . Learn about timber stand improvement practices, dirt road management, and attracting native wildlife. Jim, one of the owners of ARTEX Ranch, will take attendees on a hayride across his property telling them a brief history of ARTEX, and how he manages his land for wildlife and timber. Jim's property is an Arkansas Forestry Association (AFA) Tree Farm for pine and hardwoods.

Apr28

Annual Meeting-Arkansas Water Works and Water Environment Association

Hot Springs, AR, USA

Join water professionals from throughout Arkansas for this annual event. Choose from over 100 technical sessions. Visit a large trade show. Earn hours for licensing credit. Network with peers. Update your knowledge and understanding. For more information, visit https://awwwea.org/Index.asp.

May06

Kickoff Party/Press Conference-National Drinking Water Week

Lowell, AR, USA

Join us to for the annual Kickoff Party/Press Conference for National Drinking Water Week. Festivities take place at Beaver Water District's Administration and Water Education Center, 301 N. Primrose Road, on the outskirts of Lowell, AR. We have a lovely space here. There will be goodies to eat, water to drink, healthy snacks, and some cool, one-of-a-kind giveaways for those who attend. Free and everyone is invited. It's Your Water For Life! For information, email awilson@bwdh2o.org .

May16

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

Lowell, AR, USA

The Beaver Water District (BWD) Board of Directors meets at noon the third Thursday of the month at BWD, 301 N. Primrose Road, Lowell, AR.

Jun20

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

Lowell, AR, USA

The Beaver Water District (BWD) Board of Directors meets at noon the third Thursday of the month at BWD, 301 N. Primrose Road, Lowell, AR.

Jul18

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

Lowell, AR, USA

The Beaver Water District (BWD) Board of Directors meets at noon the third Thursday of the month at BWD, 301 N. Primrose Road, Lowell, AR.

Aug15

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

Lowell, AR, USA

The Beaver Water District (BWD) Board of Directors meets at noon the third Thursday of the month at BWD, 301 N. Primrose Road, Lowell, AR.

Aug17

14th Annual Secchi Day & Science Festival on Beaver Lake

9300 N Park Rd, Rogers, AR 72756, USA

The 14th Annual Secchi Day & Science Festival on Beaver Lake will be held. The event description and activities (all is free) may be accessed here: https://www.bwdh2o.org/education-outreach/secchi-day/. The public is invited! Help us celebrate Beaver Lake, the drinking water source for most of NW Arkansas and 1 in 7 Arkansans.

Sep19

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

Lowell, AR, USA

The Beaver Water District (BWD) Board of Directors meets at noon the third Thursday of the month at BWD, 301 N. Primrose Road, Lowell, AR.

Oct17

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

Lowell, AR, USA

The Beaver Water District (BWD) Board of Directors meets at noon the third Thursday of the month at BWD, 301 N. Primrose Road, Lowell, AR.

Nov21

Board Meeting-Beaver Water District

Lowell, AR, USA

The Beaver Water District (BWD) Board of Directors meets at noon the third Thursday of the month at BWD, 301 N. Primrose Road, Lowell, AR.