Dr. T. W. Hardison was an influential country doctor and is known as the father of Arkansas state parks.
There are eight official herbaria in Arkansas, including the Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission Herbarium, ANHC, in Little Rock at the Department of Arkansas Heritage.
A neat adventure to take on is an excursion to Electric Island Nature Trail on Lake Hamilton in Hot Springs.
Rattlesnake Ridge Natural Area in Little Rock not only has a cool name, it has a vital purpose. Natural areas are important as they are a venue to protect special plant and animal habitats.
The Bob and Sunny Evans Tree House can found at Garvan Woodland Gardens in Hot Springs and is an architectural marvel to behold.
Birding is a year round activity in Arkansas and different species can be seen throughout the distinct seasons enjoyed in the state. Fall is a prime time to birdwatch and Central Arkansas a prime plac...