river basin http://kbia.org en Drought brings misery to Arkansas River basin http://kbia.org/post/drought-brings-misery-arkansas-river-basin <p>Drought has set in early and hard across the Midwest, parching the Arkansas River basin. The river trickling out of the mountains is dry before it reaches some of the major agricultural uses downstream. And the drought is torching crops, sapping tourism and threatening supplies of drinking water. Wed, 25 Jul 2012 21:40:00 +0000 KCUR-FM: Frank Morris 18071 at http://kbia.org Drought brings misery to Arkansas River basin