Category Archives: Community Event

ANPS Virtual Spring Meeting – May 2021

All are welcome to attend!You don’t have to be a member of ANPS to participate. FREE WEBINARS! To register, email ANPS.President@gmail.com. Saturday, May 1st, 1-2pmBenevolent Trees: Native Woody Plants in American Herbal Traditions with Steven Foster Join Steven Foster on … Continue reading

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Fall 2020 Meeting and Field Trips Cancelled

June 28, 2020 To all ANPS Members: Most regrettably, due to the ongoing Covid-19 situation the ANPS Board has voted to cancel the Fall meeting slated for Stuttgart Sept. 18-20.   Scheduled field trips are also cancelled until Dec. 31, … Continue reading

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Arkansas Center for Biodiversity Collections – 1st Annual Bioblitz

Folks, There is an amazing opportunity for some citizen science up in the Jonesboro/Cherry Valley area of northeast Arkansas later in October. The event is October 20 and 21. See the flyer below for more details and contact Kari Harris, … Continue reading

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Fall 2016 Meeting Update and Latest Claytonia now available

Dear ANPS Member, We wanted to share with you the latest news on the Fall 2016 Meeting coming up next month in Mena, Arkansas, and tell you that the Fall 2016 Claytonia newsletter is now available for downloading! The fall … Continue reading

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Fall Claytonia is now available. Plus – upcoming field trips & meetings

The Fall 2015 edition of Claytonia, the official newsletter of the Arkansas Native Plant Society, is now available for reading online. Visit our newsletters page and start reading! Paper copies should be mailed to the membership in the next week … Continue reading

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Horticulture Team Promotes Arkansas Native Plants

The Botanical Garden of the Ozarks (4703 North Crossover Road in Fayetteville) comprises of a collection of ten themed gardens and the region’s only butterfly house.  It draw more than 40,000 visitors a year. Six years ago the Ozark Native … Continue reading

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Invasive Removal at Pruitt

Volunteers from Buffalo National River Partners, Arkansas Native Plant Society, Arkansas Audubon, and the Ozark Society gathered at Pruitt near the Buffalo National River to remove the invasive rose of Sharon, Hibiscus syriacus, from areas near the native and globally threatened Alabama snow-wreath, Neviusia alabamensis. Continue reading

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Audubon Natural History Workshop Weekend

What do birds, insects, trees and flowers have in common?  On September 22-23 of 2012, they were each the topic of a workshop sponsored by the Arkansas Audubon Society.  Held at the Ferncliff Presbyterian Camp and Conference Center, just west … Continue reading

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Champion Trees Exhibit to Tour State

Arkansas Champion Trees Exhibit opens at Terry House on September 16th The tour of Arkansas Champion Trees: An Artist’s Journey will open at the Arkansas Arts Center Terry House Community Gallery (411 E 7th and Rock Streets, Little Rock, AR … Continue reading

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Waterfowl Share Wetland with Cast-off Junk and Invasive Species

NOV. 22, 2011 | “A tire in the woods,” wetland scientist Kevin Mullenax joked last month, “is an indicator of a wetland.” Mullenax led a tour of the White Oak Bayou management area in Maumelle, Arkansas, for members of the … Continue reading

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