Civil War Battlefield Conservation: Arkansas arkansas-civil-war-cannon-prairie-grove-battlefield-j-stephen-conn-flickr-390x260

United States forces commanded by Brigadier General James G. Blunt and Brigadier General Francis J. Herron defeated Major General Thomas C. Hindman’s Confederates on December 7, 1862. This victory enabled the Federals to retain control of northwest Arkansas and southwest… Read More


Ray Herndon
Ray Herndon Mandeville, LA
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Ray Herndon directs our Lower Mississippi work, with special emphasis on conserving and restoring coastal wetlands and forested floodplains. Ray has been with The Conservation Fund since 2000. He holds an M.S. from Johns Hopkins University and a B.A. and M.A. from Washington College in Maryland.