Protecting Arkansas for Future Generations
The Nature Conservancy’s Arkansas chapter began in 1982 and, since then, we’ve worked with many partners to conserve over 300,000 acres of forests, woodlands, prairies, caves, and dozens of river miles. From using prescribed fire to restore woodlands, to diving deep into the underground wilderness of Arkansas’ caves, we’re conserving The Nature State for nature and people to use and enjoy.
With 234 acres of fields and forest, breathtaking views of Pinnacle Mountain, and 1.7 miles of the Little Maumelle River, Ranch North Woods is a rare slice of nature in the heart of the city.
The Nature Conservancy and the Buffalo River Foundation are working together to keep Smith Creek Healthy.
The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will be leading prescribed fire workshops for private landowners around the state in February and March. Sign up today to learn about how your property could benefit from prescribed burning.
Introducing Arkansas' newest preserve -- Ranch North Woods! An oasis in the heart of the west Little Rock this preserve is just minutes from downtown.
The story of conservation in the lower Cache River is one of ecological setbacks, protection victories and painstaking restoration. Watch this video about the battle to save the Cache years ago and the restoration efforts underway today.
Watch this video to learn about fire expert McRee Anderson and his travels from Arkansas to Africa, learning and teaching about controlled burns.