- Read more about the last fragments of prairie in Arkansas (including Konecny Prairie/Konecny Grove) in The Grand Prairie of Arkansas: Past, Present, Future
- Where is the Grand Prairie?
Within the System of Natural Areas are sites that represent some of the best, and last, remaining examples of the state’s original natural landscape. Natural areas are special places that protect rare natural communities and provide vital habitat for a host of plant and animal species, some of which are considered to be rare, threatened, or endangered. Locate one of our 79 natural areas below.