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 warns residents in flooded areas of potential hazards in water
First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site, Edward “Ted” and Pat Jones-Confluence Point and eastern section of Katy Trail state parks celebrate statehood day with public meetings
Missouri Department of Natural Resources publishes report about glades in Missouri
Enjoy nature at Washington State Park
Cpl. Steve Jabben Selected As State and Missouri Department of Natural Resources Team Member of the Month
Missouri Soil and Water Districts Commission takes action to assist agriculture community facing drought
Grant assistance to underwrite school field trips now open
Celebrate the dog days of summer at Washington State Park
Battle of Athens to host Civil War reenactment
Free Teaching American History seminar held at Missouri State Museum
Guided saunter to see bison coming up at Prairie State Park Aug. 6
Missouri State Parks presents Landing After Hours: Enslaved People of Osage County
Creatures of Myth and Legend scheduled at First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site Aug. 6
Bramwell Bridge at Bennett Spring State Park closed to vehicular traffic
Cuivre River State Park showcases nocturnal pollinators on July 30
For a gorge-ous view, visit Missouri’s “Little Grand Canyon”
Department of Natural Resources awards nearly $80,000 in grants to three communities
AmeriCorps NCCC to be recognized for their work at Cuivre River State Park
Celebrate Christmas in July at Washington State Park
ExplorUS will operate Lake Wappapello State Park concessions
Department of Natural Resources awards $856,000 to Greenfield
Department of Natural Resources awards $30,000 grant to Van Buren
Go stargazing Ha Ha Tonka State Park on July 29
Department of Natural Resources awards $100,000 in grants to two communities
Department of Natural Resources awards $50,000 grant to New Bloomfield

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