☷May 22 27 declared as Safe Boating Week in Arkansas
U.S. Army ( By Press Release office)
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Safe Boating Week Proclamation CIV USARMY CESWL ( USA ) ) The U . S . Army Corps of Engineers , Little Rock District in partnership with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission and the Coast Guard Auxiliary attended a Safe Boating Week Proclamation ceremony where Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson declared May 22 - 27 as Safe Boating Week in the Natural State . Safe Boating Week Proclamation The proclamation states that it is essential for boating enthusiasts to recognize the importance of taking certain safety precautions , including always wearing life jackets and never operating a boat under the influence of alcohol . With high water levels across the state , and with more rain in the forecast , boaters should exercise extreme caution . Please remember to take a safe boating course , file a float plan , slow down and always tell someone where you are going . Daily river and water release information can be obtained at www . swl - wc . usace . army . mil or through the Little Rock District Mobile App , which can be found in mobile App stores by searching for USACE Little Rock .
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