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Ackerman Island was a sandbar island located in the Arkansas River in downtown Wichita, Kansas, United States.
The Adams–Onís Treaty of 1819, also known as the Transcontinental Treaty, the Florida Purchase Treaty, or the Florida Treaty,Weeks, p.168.
An aquifer is an underground layer of water-bearing permeable rock, rock fractures or unconsolidated materials (gravel, sand, or silt).
Arkansas is a state in the southeastern region of the United States, home to over 3 million people as of 2017.
The Arkansas Post was the first European settlement in the lower Mississippi River Valley and present-day Arkansas when Henri de Tonti established it in 1686 as a French trading post on the banks of the lower Arkansas River.
The Arkansas River Valley (usually shortened to River Valley) is a region in Arkansas defined by the Arkansas River in the western part of the state.
The Territory of Arkansas, initially organized as the Territory of Arkansaw,The name Arkansas has been pronounced and spelled in a variety of fashions.
In geography, the word bank generally refers to the land alongside a body of water.
The Battle of Fort Smith was a small battle fought in western Arkansas during the American Civil War.
The Battle of Pea Ridge (March 7 – 8, 1862), also known as the Battle of Elkhorn Tavern, was a major battle of the American Civil War fought near Leetown, northeast of Fayetteville, Arkansas.
Bent County is one of the 64 counties of the U.S. state of Colorado.
The Boston Mountains is a Level III ecoregion designated by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in the U.S. states of Arkansas and Oklahoma.
The brown trout (Salmo trutta) is a European species of salmonid fish that has been widely introduced into suitable environments globally.
Browns Canyon National Monument is a national monument in Chaffee County, Colorado that was designated as such by President Barack Obama under the Antiquities Act on February 19, 2015.
Cañon City is a Home Rule Municipality that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Fremont County, Colorado, United States.
The Canadian River is the longest tributary of the Arkansas River in the United States.
A ceremonial pipe is a particular type of smoking pipe, used by a number of Native American cultures in their sacred ceremonies.
Charles Jesse Jones, known as Buffalo Jones (January 31, 1844 – October 1, 1919), was an American frontiersman, farmer, rancher, hunter, and conservationist who cofounded Garden City, Kansas.
The Cherokee Nation (Cherokee: ᏣᎳᎩᎯ ᎠᏰᎵ, Tsalagihi Ayeli), also known as the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma, is the largest of three Cherokee federally recognized tribes in the United States.
The Cimarron River extends across New Mexico, Oklahoma, Colorado, and Kansas.
Cimarron is a city in and the county seat of Gray County, Kansas, United States.
Colorado is a state of the United States encompassing most of the southern Rocky Mountains as well as the northeastern portion of the Colorado Plateau and the western edge of the Great Plains.
Dardanelle is a city in Yell County, Arkansas, United States.
Desha County is a county located in the southeast part of the U.S. state of Arkansas, with its eastern border the Mississippi River.
Dodge City is the county seat of Ford County, Kansas, United States, named after nearby Fort Dodge.
A drainage basin is any area of land where precipitation collects and drains off into a common outlet, such as into a river, bay, or other body of water.
East Fork Arkansas River is a U.S. Geological Survey.
Finney County (county code FI) is a county located in the U.S. state of Kansas.
The term fish kill, known also as fish die-off, refers to a localized die-off of fish populations which may also be associated with more generalized mortality of aquatic life.
Fly fishing is an angling method in which an artificial "fly" is used to catch fish.
Fort Smith is the second-largest city in Arkansas and one of the two county seats of Sebastian County.
Fountain Creek is a stream that originates in Woodland Park, Teller and flows through El Paso County to Pueblo in Pueblo County, Colorado.
Francisco Vázquez de Coronado y Luján (1510 – 22 September 1554) was a Spanish conquistador and explorer who led a large expedition from Mexico to present-day Kansas through parts of the southwestern United States between 1540 and 1542.
The freshwater drum, Aplodinotus grunniens, is a fish endemic to North and Central America.
Garden City is a city in and the county seat of Finney County, Kansas, United States.
The Grand River is an alternate name for the lower section of the Neosho River, a tributary of the Arkansas River in Oklahoma.
Granite is an unincorporated community with a U.S. Post Office in Chaffee County, Colorado, United States.
Great Bend is a city in and the county seat of Barton County, Kansas, United States.
The Great Plains (sometimes simply "the Plains") is the broad expanse of flat land (a plain), much of it covered in prairie, steppe, and grassland, that lies west of the Mississippi River tallgrass prairie in the United States and east of the Rocky Mountains in the U.S. and Canada.
The greenback cutthroat trout (Oncorhynchus clarkii stomias) is the easternmost subspecies of cutthroat trout.
Groundwater is the water present beneath Earth's surface in soil pore spaces and in the fractures of rock formations.
Hartman is a city in Johnson County, Arkansas, United States.
Hernando de Soto (1495 – May 21, 1542) was a Spanish explorer and conquistador who led the first Spanish and European expedition deep into the territory of the modern-day United States (through Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, and most likely Arkansas).
The I-40 bridge disaster was a bridge collapse that occurred southeast of Webbers Falls, Oklahoma, United States at 7:45 a.m. on May 26, 2002.
The Illinois River is a tributary of the Arkansas River in the U.S. states of Arkansas and Oklahoma.
As general terms, Indian Territory, the Indian Territories, or Indian country describe an evolving land area set aside by the United States Government for the relocation of Native Americans who held aboriginal title to their land.
An inselberg or monadnock is an isolated rock hill, knob, ridge, or small mountain that rises abruptly from a gently sloping or virtually level surrounding plain.
Interstate 40 (I-40) is a major east-west Interstate Highway running through the south-central portion of the United States generally north of Interstate 10 and Interstate 20 but south of Interstate 70.
In the United States of America, an interstate compact is an agreement between two or more states.
Irrigation is the application of controlled amounts of water to plants at needed intervals.
Father Jacques Marquette S.J. (June 1, 1637 – May 18, 1675), sometimes known as Père Marquette or James Marquette, was a French Jesuit missionary who founded Michigan's first European settlement, Sault Ste. Marie, and later founded St. Ignace, Michigan.
Jean-Baptiste Bénard de la Harpe (4 February 1683 in Saint-Malo – 26 September 1765) was a French explorer who is credited with the discovery of Little Rock, Arkansas.
Kansas is a U.S. state in the Midwestern United States.
Kansas v. Colorado is a longstanding litigation before the Supreme Court of the United States between two states of the United States, Kansas and Colorado.
A keelboat is a riverine cargo-capable working boat, or a small- to mid-sized recreational sailing yacht.
La Junta is the city that is the county seat and the most populous municipality of Otero County, Colorado, United States.
Lake County is one of the 64 counties in the U.S. state of Colorado.
The Lasley Vore Site is an archaeological site in Tulsa County, Oklahoma.
Leadville is the statutory city that is the county seat and only incorporated municipality in Lake County, Colorado, United States.
This is a list of bridges and other crossings of the Arkansas River starting from the mouth at the Mississippi River upstream to its source in Colorado.
The main stems of 38 rivers in the United States are at least long.
This is a list of the longest rivers on Earth.
List of rivers in Arkansas (U.S. state).
This is a list of streams in the U.S. state of Colorado.
This is a list of rivers in Kansas (U.S. state).
This is a list of rivers in the state of Oklahoma, listed by drainage basin, alphabetically, and by size.
The Little Arkansas River is a river in the central Great Plains of North America.
Little Rock is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Arkansas.
The McClellan–Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System (MKARNS) is part of the inland waterway system originating at the Tulsa Port of Catoosa and running southeast through Oklahoma and Arkansas to the Mississippi River.
The Mexican–American War, also known as the Mexican War in the United States and in Mexico as the American intervention in Mexico, was an armed conflict between the United States of America and the United Mexican States (Mexico) from 1846 to 1848.
Mexico (México; Mēxihco), officially called the United Mexican States (Estados Unidos Mexicanos) is a federal republic in the southern portion of North America.
The Mexico–United States border is an international border separating Mexico and the United States, extending from the Pacific Ocean to the west and Gulf of Mexico to the east.
The Midwestern United States, also referred to as the American Midwest, Middle West, or simply the Midwest, is one of four census regions of the United States Census Bureau (also known as "Region 2").
The Mississippi River is the chief river of the second-largest drainage system on the North American continent, second only to the Hudson Bay drainage system.
The Missouri River is the longest river in North America.
The Mosquito Range (elevation approximately 14,000 ft) is a high mountain range in the Rocky Mountains of central Colorado in the United States.
Mount Magazine, officially named Magazine Mountain, is the highest point of the U.S. Interior Highlands and in the U.S. state of Arkansas, and is the site of Mount Magazine State Park.
Located near Dardanelle, Arkansas and rising above the mountain valleys of west central Arkansas, Mount Nebo has a view of Lake Dardanelle, the Arkansas River and the surrounding mountain ridges.
Muskogee is a town in and the county seat of Muskogee County, Oklahoma, United States.
Napoleon is a "drowned town" in Desha County, Arkansas, United States, near the confluence of the Arkansas and Mississippi rivers.
Native Americans, also known as American Indians, Indians, Indigenous Americans and other terms, are the indigenous peoples of the United States.
Natural Steps is an unincorporated census-designated place in Pulaski County, Arkansas, United States, 18 miles northwest of Little Rock along the southern bank of the Arkansas River, on Arkansas Highway 300.
The Neosho River is a tributary of the Arkansas River in eastern Kansas and northeastern Oklahoma in the United States.
North Little Rock is a city in Pulaski County, Arkansas, United States, across the Arkansas River from Little Rock in the central part of the state.
The Ohio River, which streams westward from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to Cairo, Illinois, is the largest tributary, by volume, of the Mississippi River in the United States.
Oklahoma (Uukuhuúwa, Gahnawiyoˀgeh) is a state in the South Central region of the United States.
The Osage Nation (Osage: Ni-u-kon-ska, "People of the Middle Waters") is a Midwestern Native American tribe of the Great Plains who historically dominated much of present-day Missouri, Arkansas, Kansas, and Oklahoma.
The Ouachita Mountains, simply referred to as the Ouachitas, are a mountain range in western Arkansas and southeastern Oklahoma.
The Pawnee River is a river in southwestern Kansas in the United States, about long.
Petit Jean State Park is a 3,471-acre park in Conway County, Arkansas managed by the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism.
Pine Bluff is the tenth-largest city in the state of Arkansas and the county seat of Jefferson County.
Placer mining is the mining of stream bed (alluvial) deposits for minerals.
Populus deltoides, the eastern cottonwood or necklace poplar, is a cottonwood poplar native to North America, growing throughout the eastern, central, and southwestern United States, the southernmost part of eastern Canada, and northeastern Mexico.
The Poteau River is a 141-mile (227 km)U.S. Geological Survey.
Prairie du Chien is a city in and the county seat of Crawford County, Wisconsin, United States.
Pueblo is a home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Pueblo County, Colorado, United States.
Rafting and white water rafting are recreational outdoor activities which use an inflatable raft to navigate a river or other body of water.
The rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) is a trout and species of salmonid native to cold-water tributaries of the Pacific Ocean in Asia and North America.
In the United States, a river mile is a measure of distance in miles along a river from its mouth.
Robert S. Kerr Reservoir is located within the Cookson Hills, on the Arkansas River in Sequoyah, Le Flore, Haskell, and Muskogee counties in eastern Oklahoma, US.
The Rocky Mountains, also known as the Rockies, are a major mountain range in western North America.
The Royal Gorge is a canyon of the Arkansas River located west of Cañon City, Colorado.
The City of Salida (Spanish:, "exit") is a Statutory City that is the county seat and most populous city of Chaffee County, Colorado, United States.
The Salt Fork of the Arkansas River is a U.S. Geological Survey.
The Santa Fe Trail was a 19th-century transportation route through central North America that connected Independence, Missouri with Santa Fe, New Mexico.
The Sawatch Range The place name "Sawatch" is pronounced.
Snowpack forms from layers of snow that accumulate in geographic regions and high altitudes where the climate includes cold weather for extended periods during the year.
The Southern United States, also known as the American South, Dixie, Dixieland, or simply the South, is a region of the United States of America.
Spaniards are a Latin European ethnic group and nation.
The Supreme Court of the United States (sometimes colloquially referred to by the acronym SCOTUS) is the highest federal court of the United States.
Tennessee Creek is a stream in Lake County, Colorado.
Texarkana is the twelfth-largest city in Arkansas and the county seat of Miller County.
Texas (Texas or Tejas) is the second largest state in the United States by both area and population.
The Texas Annexation was the 1845 incorporation of the Republic of Texas into the United States of America, which was admitted to the Union as the 28th state on December 29, 1845.
The Keeper of the Plains is a Cor-Ten steel sculpture by Kiowa-Comanche artist Blackbear Bosin.
The Trail of Tears was a series of forced relocations of Native American peoples from their ancestral homelands in the Southeastern United States, to areas to the west (usually west of the Mississippi River) that had been designated as Indian Territory.
The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo (Tratado de Guadalupe Hidalgo in Spanish), officially titled the Treaty of Peace, Friendship, Limits and Settlement between the United States of America and the Mexican Republic, is the peace treaty signed on February 2, 1848, in the Villa de Guadalupe Hidalgo (now a neighborhood of Mexico City) between the United States and Mexico that ended the Mexican–American War (1846–1848).
A tributary or affluent is a stream or river that flows into a larger stream or main stem (or parent) river or a lake.
Trout Unlimited is an American non-profit organization dedicated to the conservation of freshwater streams, rivers, and associated upland habitats for trout, salmon, other aquatic species, and people.
The Tulsa Port of Catoosa (TPOC) is near the city of Catoosa in Rogers County, just inside the municipal fenceline of Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States.
Tulsa is the second-largest city in the state of Oklahoma and 47th-most populous city in the United States.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The United States Geological Survey (USGS, formerly simply Geological Survey) is a scientific agency of the United States government.
The University of Tulsa (TU) is a private research university located in Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States.
The Verdigris River is a tributary of the Arkansas River in southeastern Kansas and northeastern Oklahoma in the United States.
The Walnut River is a tributary of the Arkansas River, long,U.S. Geological Survey.
Webbers Falls is a town in southeastern Muskogee County, Oklahoma, United States.
The Western United States, commonly referred to as the American West, the Far West, or simply the West, traditionally refers to the region comprising the westernmost states of the United States.
Wichita is the largest city in the U.S. state of Kansas.
Wilbur D. Mills Dam is a steel dam and generating facility located on the Arkansas River in Arkansas County and Desha County, Arkansas, United States.
The Yancopin Bridge is an abandoned railroad moveable bridge spanning the Arkansas River, and the last bridge across the Arkansas River before it flows into the Mississippi River 15 miles to the southeast.
The meridian 100° west of Greenwich is a line of longitude that extends from the North Pole across the Arctic Ocean, North America, the Pacific Ocean, the Southern Ocean, and Antarctica to the South Pole.