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 $30,000 grant to Belle
Department of Natural Resources awards $50,000 grant to Dixon
Bennett Spring State Park hosts Dickerson Park Zoo for an “Animals of the Night” program Oct. 22
Department of Natural Resources awards $50,000 grant to Marshfield
Missouri State Museum hosts virtual “Landing After Hours” Nov. 3 featuring Missouri surveying
Missouri Department of Natural Resources releases “MGS Hub” site – a one-stop shop for ArcGIS data
Ozark Mountain State Park hosts conceptual development planning meeting Nov. 2
Department of Natural Resources seeks information on water infrastructure funding needs
Cuivre River State Park hosts community trunk or treat Oct. 28
Graham Cave State Park hosts public information meeting Oct. 31
Wakonda State Park invites the public to trick or treat at the Wakonda Spooktacular Oct. 23
Dr. Edmund A. Babler Memorial State Park hosts ‘Howl’-oween Oct. 30
Wakonda State Park displays the Missouri State Parks bicentennial quilts Oct. 23-24
Crowder State Park hosts North Thompson Fall Hike Oct. 30
Department of Natural Resources awards $30,000 grant to Galt
Bennett Spring State Park hosts Bat Stroll and Roll Oct. 30 in celebration of Bat Week
Missouri State Museum hosts virtual Scary Stories in the Woods Oct. 30
Department of Natural Resources issues final hazardous waste permit to Port Authority of Kansas City for corrective-action and post-closure care
Department of Natural Resources awards $339,559 grant to Ludlow
St. Francois State Park invites the public to a Halloween event Oct. 30
Echo Bluff State Park hosts Halloween in the Park with a trick-or-treat parade Oct. 30
Dr. Edmund A. Babler Memorial State Park hosts fourth annual Fall Festival Oct. 30-31
Annie and Abel Van Meter State Park hosts Spooking up the Park Oct. 23
Sam A. Baker State Park hosts an evening of frights and fun at the Halloween Bash Oct. 23
Bothwell Lodge State Historic Site hosts Bijou at Bothwell Oct. 23

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