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
Roaring River State Park hosts bald eagle viewing and activities Dec. 18
Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site conceptual development plan is now complete and available online
Take a self-guided hike to learn the history of Rock Bridge at Rock Bridge Memorial State Park Dec. 7-Jan. 3
Missouri Department of Natural Resources offers grants for agricultural energy efficiency projects
Knob Noster State Park conceptual development plan is now complete and available online
Travel back in time at the Nathan and Olive Boone Homestead State Historic Site’s Ozark Christmas Traditions Dec. 11
Arrow Rock State Historic Site hosts an Old-Fashioned Christmas in the Village Dec. 11
Elephant Rocks State Park hosts Geminids Meteor Shower Viewing Dec. 11
Amanda Burke receives National Trust/Advisory Council on Historic Preservation Award for Federal Partnerships in Historic Preservation
First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site hosts “A Very Peck Christmas: Shopping in 1821” Dec. 10
Current River State Park hosts Christmas Crafting workshop Dec. 11
Three Missouri state parks scheduled to close for managed deer hunts Dec. 11-12
Hunter-Dawson State Historic Site offers candlelit 1860s Victorian Christmas tours Dec. 10-11
Missouri State Parks enthusiasts can share the love with a December gift card special
Missouri Department of Natural Resources shares green tips for the holiday season
Felix Vallé House State Historic Site celebrates Le Réveillon, a French Christmas, Dec. 4
Dr. Edmund A. Babler Memorial State Park hosts winter wreath workshop Dec. 4
Echo Bluff State Park provides a new Christmas craft each Saturday in December
Deutschheim State Historic Site hosts Weihnachtsfest Dec. 4, 5, 11 and 12
Echo Bluff State Park hosts annual tree lighting and Salem Chamber Choir Dec. 3
Prairie State Park hosts Guided ‘Bison-tennial’ Hike Dec. 4
The Friends of Washington State Park host Breakfast with Santa Nov. 27
Department of Natural Resources encourages mercury awareness and safety
Missouri State Museum hosts virtual “Landing After Hours” featuring Jesse James Dec. 1
Department of Natural Resources extends the deadline to submit information on water infrastructure funding needs

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