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The following organizations/web sites/information are not sponsored nor administered by the Sierra Club. The Sierra Club has no information about the planning of these organizations and makes no representations or warranties about the quality, safety, supervision or management of the information. They are published only as a reader service because they may be of interest to the readers of this publication. This listing is an incomplete selection of web sites that will likely be changed from time to time. At this time, URLs are provided for most sites rather than direct links.

U.S. Government

Government Information - http://www.info.gov/
U.S, House of Representatives - http://www.house.gov/
U.S. Senate - http://www.senate.gov/
The White House - http://www.whitehouse.gov/
Supreme Court - http://www.supremecourt.gov/
Library of Congress - http://www.loc.gov/
U.S. Congress Legislative Information (THOMAS) - http://thomas.loc.gov/home/thomas.php

U.S. Government Agencies

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - http://www.epa.gov/
National Parks Service - nps.gov
USDA Forest Service - http://www.fs.fed.us/
Ouachita NF - http://www.fs.usda.gov/ouachita
Ozark-St. Francis - http://www.fs.usda.gov/osfnf/
U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) - usgs.gov - Download free topo maps

Arkansas - Government

Arkansas State Government - ar.gov - Government, business, education, jobs, services, visitors
Executive Offices - ar.gov [Select Government > Executive Offices]
House of Representatives - arkansashouse.org/
Senate - arkansas.gov/senate/

Arkansas - Outdoors

State of Arkansas - arkansas.com/ - Events, maps (highway, hiking, etc.), outdoors, travel information
Arkansas State Parks - arkansasstateparks.com/ - Cabins, camping, lodges, events calendar, trails
Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission - naturalheritage.com/ - Natural Areas
Arkansas Geological Survey, 3815 West Roosevelt Road, Little Rock, AR 72204, Phone: 501-296-1877 - topo map sales
Arkansas Forestry Commission - forestry.arkansas.gov - publishes book "Trees of Arkansas"
UofA Cooperative Extension Service - uaex.edu - 4-H, Master Gardeners
Arkansas Game and Fish Commission - AGFC.com - Hunting & fishing, licenses, boating, wildlife species

- - - - - AGFC Nature Centers

Governor Mike Huckabee Delta Rivers Nature Center, Pine Bluff - deltarivers.com/
Forrest L. Wood Crowley's Ridge Nature Center, Jonesboro - crowleysridge.org/
Janet Huckabee Arkansas River Valley Nature Center, Fort Smith - rivervalleynaturecenter.com/
Witt Stephens Jr. Central Arkansas Nature Center, Little Rock - centralarkansasnaturecenter.com/

- - - - - AGFC Education Centers

Fred Berry Conservation Education Center on Crooked Creek, Yellville (east of Harrison) - www.fredberrycec.com
Rick Evans Grandview Prairie Conservation Education Center, Columbus (west of Hope) - www.grandviewprairiecec.com
Ponca Elk Education Center, Ponca (SW of Harrison) - www.poncaeec.com
Potlatch Conservation Education Center at Cook’s Lake, Casscoe (east of Stuttgart) - www.cookslakecec.com

non-Government Organizations

Arkansas Public Policy Panel - arpanel.org [Citizens First Congress]
The Nature Conservancy - nature.org
The Nature Conservancy in Arkansas - http://www.nature.org/ourinitiatives/regions/northamerica/unitedstates/arkansas/
Audubon - audubon.org/
- - - Audubon Arkansas - ar.audubon.org
- - - Audubon Arkansas, 4500 Springer Blvd., Little Rock, AR 72206, (501) 244-2229 tel, (501) 244 2231 fax
- - - Audubon Arkansas NW Field Office, 34 E. Center Street, Suite A, Fayetteville, AR 72701, (479) 527-0700, (479) 527-0701
Arkansas Master Gardeners - uaex.edu/yard-garden/master-gardeners/
Arkansas Master Naturalists - home.arkansasmasternaturalists.org/ - Members perform volunteer service at state and regional parks
Arkansas Native Plant Society - anps.org

non-Sierra Club Hiking/Outings Groups

that may be of interest to some of our members:
Ozark Society - ozarksociety.net/
Friends of the Ouachita Trail (FoOT) - http://friendsot.org/
Ozark Highlands Trail Association - ozarkhighlandstrail.com/
Arkansas Canoe Club - http://www.arkansascanoeclub.com/
Little Rock Hiking Meetup Group - meetup.com/LRHikingAR/
Little Rock Ski Club - LRSnowSki.com or www.meetup.com/LRSnowSki/
NWA Hiking Group (Fayetteville) - meetup.com/nwahiking/
Ouachita Mountain Hikers (Hot Springs) - omhikers.net/
Takahik River Valley Hikers - takahik.com/
TrailBlazers Hiking Club (Fort Smith) - thcfs.com/
Arkansas Trails Council - http://www.arkansastrailscouncil.com/ - web site lists additional links to outdoors groups

Hiking Trails - Information

Arkansas State Parks - arkansasstateparks.com/
hikearkansas.com/
trails.com or trails.com/stateactivity.aspx?area=10007
alltrails.com/us/arkansas
timernst.com (hiking books)
buffaloriver.com/top-hiking-trails/
South Fork Nature Center (Clinton) - southforknaturecenter.org/
Maps of Ouachita Trail, Ozark Highlands Trail, and Buffalo River Trail - ouachitamaps.com/

Wilderness First Aid - Classes

Condensed Wilderness First-Aid - Springfield, MO - one day 8/16/14 - $50, http://hikingtheozarks.com/event/wilderness-first-aid-2/
National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS) Wilderness Medical Institute - http://www.nols.edu/wmi/
Wilderness Medical Associates - wildmed.com
Stonehearth Open Learning Opportunities (SOLO) - http://www.soloschools.com/index.cfm?event=courses.show&ctid=1

Last updated 07/20/2014

 


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