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Congratulations to our 2015 Golden Paddle Award Winners!

Congratulations to our 2015 Golden Paddle Award Winners!

Each year, the Illinois River Watershed Partnership honors leaders in watershed stewardship and natural resource conservation in the Illinois River Watershed. Six Golden Paddle Awards are given annually to individuals or entities that exemplify excellent stewardship in the protection, preservation, and enhancement of the watershed. Groups and individuals are nominated for each of our six stakeholder...
Catching a Glimpse of the Bald Eagle

Catching a Glimpse of the Bald Eagle

Winter is a peak time to view bald eagles here in Northwest Arkansas.  This time of year in the Illinois River Watershed, the state of Arkansas and throughout the central region, Bald eagles can be seen commuting from fishing spot to fishing spot.  While most bald eagles are not residents of the area, they migrate...
2013 Golden Paddle Award Winners

2013 Golden Paddle Award Winners

As the Illinois River Watershed Partnership, we thrive on propagating ways to improve our watershed.  The best method by far (in our book) is to bring awareness to individuals and organizations who do remarkable things to protect our rivers, lakes and streams.  You know – Leading by example.  Making a difference.  Some would call it...