Arkansas Swamp Land Sales

8,600,000 acres - that's one-fourth - of all land in Arkansas was designated overflowed land or swampland. Every county in Arkansas has some of these lands. This land designated as Swamp Land was sold by the government and recorded in seperate records.

State
Swamplands patented to States since 1850
USDA inventory of 1906
USDA inventory of 1922
Current FWS inventory 1
 
Acres
Acres
Acres
Acres
Arkansas7,686,5755,912,3004,220,0003,748,800