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Field Trips and Events

Natural State Events

We love to share our love of the outdoors. The Nature Conservancy periodically offers field trips, volunteer work days and other events, and we encourage you to join us. Get out and see what your support makes possible!

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Special Events

  • Trap Mountain Trash Clean-up

    Hot Spring County
    November 01, 2014

    Help us pick up trash to spruce up the Conservancy’s Simpson Preserve at Trap Mountain, which rises from a gentle base to narrow ridgelines and conserves a variety of plant communities found only in the Ouachita Mountains. We’ll work a little, hike a litt... Learn more

  • Cache River Boat Tour

    Clarendon, Monroe County
    November 14, 2014

    The Cache River restoration’s first phase is complete—come check it out! Join us on a motor boat trip through the restored meanders with our Delta experts narrating. We will eat lunch on the banks of the Cache and hopefully catch sight of the waterfowl mo... Learn more

  • Grassy Lake Canoe Trip

    South of Mayflower, Faulkner Count
    September 26, 2014

    The Grassy Lake Water Trail is the newest route in the Arkansas Water Trails system, developed by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission and the Arkansas Canoe Club, and we would love to take you on your first trip! Located in the Bell Slough Wildlife Management Area ... Learn more

  • Pedal and Paddle the Delta Heritage Trail

    Helena-West Helena, Phillips County
    November 08, 2014

    Join us for a unique tour of the Delta! We will bicycle with an Arkansas State Parks interpreter down the former route of the Missouri Pacific’s Delta Eagle passenger train and explore some of the diverse history and nature found along the way. We will then gra... Learn more

  • Fire Restoration Post-burn Tour

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    You hear about our fire restoration work regularly, but wouldn’t you like to see what it looks like up close? We will visit one of our recent burns where our conservation staff will show you the benefits of fire and share information about our prescribed fire p... Learn more

  • Big Woods Canoe Trip

    Brinkley, Monroe County
    October 04, 2014

    Paddle with us among towering bald cypress and tupelos along scenic flat water in the Big Woods of Arkansas. We will find the perfect lunch spot among the trees. The depth of this water depends on rainfall and other river levels. Conservancy staff will be scouting t... Learn more

  • Christmas Tree Cut at Terre Noire Preserve

    Terre Noire Preserve, Clark County
    December 06, 2014

    Cedar trees can be pesky on our preserves, but they make fun, fragrant Christmas trees for your home! Give the landscape a gift and have a fun family outing as you choose and cut your own Christmas tree. We will have festive snacks and drinks and take a small nature ... Learn more

Thank you for your interest in volunteering for The Nature Conservancy. Currently there are no volunteer opportunities available. Please check back soon for upcoming events.


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