PATROLS

Ouachita Riverkeeper provides these invaluable services:

 

- Patrols the Ouachita River from Hot Springs, AR to the Black River in Louisiana.

 

- Works with Arkansas and Louisiana state agencies and the EPA to PREVENT and solve problems in the watershed.

 

- Informs and inspires citizen participation, COMMUNITY leaders, elected officals, scientists and the news media.

 

 

Citizens throughout the watershed are invited to participate in this endeavor!

 

ARKANSAS

 

Scott Seastrom, Ouachita Rivekeeper patrolman in Hot Springs, Arkansas 3 lake area
Berthed at 525 Catherine Cove Loop, Malvern, AR. 71204
Patrol area from above Rimell Dam down to head waters at Hot Springs, AR.
Hot Line 501-627-8770 

Kent Stegall Berthed at 964 Pigeon Hill Landing Road El Dorado, AR.
Patrol area Maco Bay to Camden, AR. Includes Lock #6 upper side.
Hot Line 870-918-9499 

 

Sam Russell Berthed at 746 Bradley 65 S Hermitage, AR 71674
Patrol area Maro Bay to Camden, AR. Includes Lock #6 upper side. 

Ronnie Greer Berthed at 392 Nick Springs El Dorado, AR. 71614
Patrol Area Hwy 82 Bridge at Crossett to La. Line. Includes Lock # 6.
Hot Line 870-310-6601 

LOUISIANA

 

Jerry Johnson 
Berthed at 66 Garland Road Sterlington, La.
Patrol Area La. state line to Bastrop, La.
Hot Line 318-282-1571 

Cheryl Slavant 
Berthed at Griffins Landing Monroe, La.
Patrol Area Bastrop, La. To Monroe/West Monroe
As needed to the Black River.
Hot Line 318-381-0996

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alex Baldwin, Louisiana Department of ENVIRONMENTAL Quality

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lower mississippi riverkeepers Paul Orr andMike Orr attend training session on water sampling

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Todd Slavant, Ouachita Riverkeeper crew in Louisiana

Lee Haney, Atchafalaya Basinkeeper attorney 
Tracy Kuhns, Louisiana Bayoukeeper in Barataria, Louisiana

Dean Wilson, Atchafalaya Basin Keeper and Kara Wilson, Atchafalaya Basin Keeper

Chris Peiller, Louisiana Department of ENVIRONMENTAL 
Quality discusses water quality sampling with all the Louisiana and Arkansas waterkeepers. This event was hosted by the Ouachita Riverkeeper. Attending was the Louisiana Bayoukeepers, Lower Mississippi  Riverkeepers, and the Atchafalaya Basinkeepers.