The Janet Huckabee River Valley Nature Center is offering winter education boat tours along the Arkansas River starting today (Feb. 21).
The trips, taken on the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Education Barge, will highlight current uses of the Arkansas River as a part of the navigation system.
The staff will also use the trips to study winter bird migration; looking for bald eagles.
The tours are free to the public. They run from Friday Feb. 21 through Wednesday Feb. 26, at 10:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
Registration is required. For more information, or to register, call (479)-452-3993.