River Cleanup - Poke Bayou

September 15, 2018


Polk Bayou Clean-up Project – 8 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 


Attn: Canoe, Kayak and Paddle Sport Enthusiast 


In an effort to keep the Bayou clean and desirable for water sports and paddle craft to enjoy.  You are invited to participate in the Polk Bayou Clean-up project.  


The clean-up project will start at the highway 69 bridge (near the rocks) and will conclude at the bayou landing near the mouth of the white river which will also include the old stadium area.  
We will pick up and remove all unsightly trash and debris on Polk Bayou as part of both the Keep Arkansas Beautiful and the Great American Cleanup Projects.  


Personal gear to needed:  Canoe or Kayak, Gloves, Trash Bags, Drinking Water and Life Jacket (PFD).


This clean-up project is sponsored by local Scouting Units and the
Friends of the White and North Fork River. 


For additional information call George Latus 870-307-9705 - to learn more about the history and importance of Poke Bayou visit 

http://friendsoftherivers.org/rivers-streams/view/14/independence-county


ACT NOW AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE