Mississippi River Basin Watershed Funding http://redriverradio.org en Arkansas benefits from USDA watershed funds http://redriverradio.org/post/arkansas-benefits-usda-watershed-funds <p>The&nbsp;U.S. Agriculture Department has allocated $4.3 million for nine watershed projects in Arkansas. The&nbsp;goal is to improve&nbsp;water quality in the Mississippi River basin. The USDA&#39;s&nbsp;Natural Resources Conservation Service&nbsp;Chief Dave White says the&nbsp;program will dramatically improve the quality of water flowing into the Gulf&nbsp;of Mexico. Wed, 20 Jun 2012 16:23:29 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 12964 at http://redriverradio.org Arkansas benefits from USDA watershed funds