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Buffalo National River celebrates 40th Anniversary

March 26, 2012, 7:18 am
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Buffalo National River’s designation as a national park, the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism has dedicated a special interactive section of its website to history and information about the Buffalo. More than that, though, it’s a great place for the Buffalo River ...

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Buffalo National River Remains Same Today As 100 Years Ago

May 13, 2011, 8:26 am
Located near Harrison and managed by the National Park Service, the Buffalo National River, America’s first national river, is ideal for those wishing to escape the stresses of school work and office duties via canoeing, hiking, fishing and camping, said Terry Cook, executive director of the Harrison Convention & ...

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Buffalo National River Park closes caves temporarily to protect bats from fungus

November 30, 2009, 7:40 am
To help stop the spread of the fungus thought to cause White Nose Syndrome, which is fatal to bats, many Buffalo National River caves are now closed to recreational caving until further notice, the park's superintendent announced this week. Bat Cave on the trail system at Buffalo Point is one which is closed.Caves which ...

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Proposal May Allow Weapons in Arkansas Parks

September 8, 2008, 2:44 pm
A federal proposal is being considered that could allow concealed weapons at national parks in Arkansas. The U.S. Department of the Interior is examining comments on a proposed amendment to allow concealed weapons in national parks in states where concealed weapons already are ...

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Proposal May Allow Weapons in Ark. Parks

September 8, 2008, 2:44 pm
A federal proposal is being considered that could allow concealed weapons at national parks in Arkansas. The U.S. Department of the Interior is examining comments on a proposed amendment to allow concealed weapons in national parks in states where concealed weapons already are ...

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