LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - A decision made back in January is finally seeing action on Friday.
Officials gathered in the White River national wildlife refuge for an official renaming ceremony honoring a former Arkansas governor.
Congress voted to rename the refuge the Dale Bumpers White River National Wildlife refuge.
Bumpers was the 38th governor of Arkansas and four-term US senator.
While in office he was seen as advocate for wildlife and nature conservation.