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
Big Lake State Park hosts public information meeting Sept. 29
Missouri State Parks commemorates 200 years of Missouri statehood at the Bicentennial Inaugural Parade Sept. 18
Sandy Creek Covered Bridge State Historic Site hosts Wonders of the Autumn Night Sky Sept. 25
Battle of Pilot Knob State Historic Site hosts 157th anniversary reenactment of historic Civil War battle Sept. 25 and Sept. 26
Roaring River State Park hosts Meet and Greet with KISS dive team Sept. 25
Dr. Edmund A. Babler State Park recognizes National Public Lands Day Sept. 25
Bryant Creek State Park hosts annual public meeting and final conceptual development plan meeting Sept. 28
The Donnelly - LaMear Trailhead entrance at St. Joe State Park is now open
The Nathan and Olive Boone Homestead State Historic Site conceptual development plan is now complete and available online
Dr. Edmund A. Babler State Park hosts public information meeting Sept. 25
Battle of Athens State Historic Site hosts commemorative bicentennial quilts Sept. 22-23
Bennett Spring State Park hosts Bennett Traditions, an educational and quilting program about birds Sept. 23
Castlewood State Park hosts public information meeting Sept. 25
Robertsville State Park commemorates statehood with Bicentennial Jamboree Sept. 25
Roaring River State Park hosts Veterans Free Fishing Day Sept. 18
Battle of Island Mound State Historic Site commemorates the Civil War battle Sept. 18
Mastodon State Historic Site celebrates Missouri Archaeology Month Sept. 18 and 25
Cuivre River State Park hosts World Bird Sanctuary Raptor Awareness program Saturday, Sept. 18
Katy Trail State Park hosts guided bike ride near Windsor Sept. 25
Mastodon, Sandy Creek Covered Bridge and Gov. Daniel Dunklin’s Grave state historic sites host public meeting Sept. 25
Osage Village State Historic Site hosts public information meeting Sept. 25
Deutschheim State Historic Site hosts public information meeting Sept. 25
IMMEDIATE RELEASE Lake of the Ozarks State Park hosts public information meeting Sept. 23
Missouri State Parks and Mid-Continent Public Library host “Camping While Black: Missouri’s Camp Derricotte, 1939-1960” Sept. 16
Crowder State Park displays Missouri State Parks Bicentennial Quilt Sept. 13 – 16

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