The most recent Missouri Department of Natural Resources' news releases may be found below. Be sure to visit the department's main Communications webpage to learn more about our communication resources. If you need additional information, please contact the department's Communications office at 573-751-1010 or 800-361-4827. For Missouri State Parks related topics call 573-751-9392 or 800-334-6946

Current News

News Release Date
Department of Natural Resources awards $278,000 to Howard County Public Water Supply District No. 2
Public information meeting and ribbon-cutting ceremony to be held at Meramec State Park May 18
Missouri State Parks honors military service
MoDNR to plug more than 200 abandoned oil wells
Trail dedication at Edward “Ted” and Pat Jones-Confluence Point State Park postponed
Wings over Weston event canceled
Department of Natural Resources awards $62,500 grants to Licking and Green City
Governor Proclaims May 5-11 Drinking Water Week
Drought Assessment Committee will meet May 13
Watkins Mill State Park hosts Spring on the Farm May 11
Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site hosts 1860s Children’s Day May 4
Kayaking 101 instruction kicks off National Safe Boating Week
Anna Persell selected as April 2024 State of Missouri and Missouri Department of Natural Resources Team Member of the Month
Wings over Weston scheduled for May 4
Department of Natural Resources awards $20.1 million in financial assistance to Higginsville
Montauk State Park celebrates Old Mill Days May 10-11
Celebrate Truman Day at Harry S Truman Birthplace State Historic Site on May 4
Department of Natural Resources recognizes Kansas City student for winning 2024 Earth Day slogan contest
Public invited to attend meetings for Lower Missouri River system plan
Public invited to attend meeting for Lower Missouri Jefferson City spin-off study April 25
Katy Trail State Park celebrates Founder’s Day April 27
“Keep Baker beautiful” day planned April 20
Department of Natural Resources will host annual Earth Day celebration April 19
Knob Noster State Park campground hosts ribbon cutting for newly renovated campground April 19
Katy Trail State Park hosts Mokane/Highway PP Bridge ribbon cutting April 12

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