Green Building and Sustainability In the Media
Heifer International Headquarters, Little Rock - Green Building and Sustainability in Arkansas

Heifer International Headquarters
Little Rock

Ecologically Sustainable Development in Tourism

If you’re interested in ecologically sustainable development in the tourism industry, read about different attractions, lodging and dining properties that are using sustainable practices in their businesses. You can also learn about new developments in green building and sustainability of tourism facilities as well as festivals and special events that are environmentally friendly.

  • The "Riverfest Recycles" program collected 17 tons of recyclable materials this year. That's seven tons more than collected in 2009 during the annual Memorial Day festival in Little Rock, according to festival officials.
  • The 2011 Keep Arkansas Beautiful Arkansas Shine Award entries are now being accepted through Sept 15.