The Commission is dedicated to informing people of all ages about Arkansas’ five navigable waterways. Click the links to the left for more information. NEW! FOR EDUCATORS “Let’s Make Waves” lesson plan with activities – Identifying counties of Arkansas and major rivers from the Arkansas Department of Parks & Tourism
Lesson Plan - PDF
Map worksheet - PDF
Answer Key - PDF
Visit the Arkansas River Historical exhibit at the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum. Tell them you found it here!
Grant Preparedness by Marsha Guffey
Thinking about applying for a big grant? Don't know where to start? Check out this presentation by grant writer Marsha Guffey to learn more about grant preparedness.
The Three Rivers Study
The study is needed to investigate serious hydrologic and hydraulic problems that are threatening navigation, aquatic ecosystem habitat, Ark/White Cutoff Structure, recreation, flood damage reduction and watershed protection. Learn more about this study.