Beaver Water District Hosts Students
Posted: November 15, 2012 at 3:50 a.m.
Water is a precious resource, said Alan Fortenberry, addressing a group of high school students who visited the Beaver Water District’s headquarters Wednesday.
At A Glance
Beaver Water District
Beaver Water District was established in 1959. It supplies water to more than 300,000 people and industries in Northwest Arkansas. The district is run by an elected board of six.
The Water Education Center, at the district’s administration center, 301 N. Primrose Road, Lowell, features a large watershed map, a scaled plant model and other educational features, including interactive kiosks with lessons on the process of purifying water from Beaver Lake. The center is open from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
School groups may schedule a visit by contacting Amy Wilson at 479-756-3651.
Source: Staff Report
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