News Release 601

Public invited to share ideas at Mastodon State Historic Site

Volume 38-601 (For Immediate Release)
For more information: 573-751-1010

JEFFERSON CITY, MO., OCT. 15, 2010 -- The Missouri Department of Natural Resources invites you to bring your ideas to an informational meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 26, at Mastodon State Historic Site in Imperial. The meeting will also address Sandy Creek Covered Bridge State Historic Site in Goldman and Gov. Daniel Dunklin's Grave State Historic Site in Herculaneum. The meeting will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Mastodon State Historic Site's museum auditorium and is open to the pubic.  

Staff from the historic sites will present information about the sites' operations, resource management and recreational developments. The agenda will include a summary of the activities during 2010 and future plans for the three sites. Topics will include accomplishments of the  State Parks Youth Corps and the establishment of the Friends of Mastodon State Historic Site. 

Mastodon State Historic Site is located at 1050 Charles J Becker Drive in Imperial. Persons requiring special services or accommodations to attend the meeting can make arrangements by calling the historic site at 636-464-2976 or the Department of Natural Resources toll free at 800-334-6946 (voice) or 800-379-2419 (Telecommunications Device for the Deaf). For more information about Missouri state parks and historic sites, visit