Missouri Nutrient Reduction Strategy

Nutrient Reduction Strategy documents

The Clean Water Commission held a public comment session about the strategy at their Oct. 1 meeting at the Truman Hotel in Jefferson City.
Comments were also accepted via email through Oct. 31, 2014.

Missouri Nutrient Reduction Strategy 2014

Missouri Nutrient Reduction Strategy draft 09/16/14 Word version
Missouri Nutrient Reduction Strategy draft 09/16/14 PDF version

Missouri Nutrient Reduction Strategy Appendix draft 09/16/14 Word version
Missouri Nutrient Reduction Strategy Appendix draft 09/16/14 PDF version

Spreadsheet 09/04/14

Comments Received

Note: Several comments received were more than 200 pages long. Those comments are available upon request but due to their size are not being posted online.

EPA Region 7
Joint Ag groups
Missouri Coalition for the Environment
Missouri Farm Bureau
Missouri Soybeans/Missouri Corn Growers

Vision: “Missouri citizens working together to ensure all Missouri waters have acceptable levels of nutrients that maintain water quality for designated uses.”


The primary goal of the Missouri Nutrient Reduction Strategy Committee (committee) is to develop a comprehensive, integrated state level nutrient reduction strategy that is science-based, effective, achievable and economically sustainable. 

The committee is chaired by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources. To date, there have been 162 individuals representing 54 different organizations or groups that have participated in meetings or other activities. 

The committee presented a draft Missouri Nutrient Reduction Strategy for public review and comments prior to Sept. 30, 2014

Nutrient Reduction: Background and Issues
Participating Partners
Dec. 3, 2013 - USDA, EPA Partnership Supports Water Quality Trading To Benefit Environment, Economy (USDA News Release)

Upcoming Meetings


All meetings will be streamed live to the Web. Live streaming broadcasts are available here.
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May 12
Geosyntec Nutrient Trading Adobe® Powerpoint® Presentation

Past meetings

2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011

More Information


Missouri Department of Natural Resources
P.O. Box 176
Jefferson City, MO 65102