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
Knob Noster State Park presents Jingle Bell Hikes
Take a hike at Dr. Edmund A. Babler Memorial State Park Nov. 19
Learn to make bread and butter at Current River State Park rescheduled to Dec. 10
Drought Assessment Committee will meet Nov. 10 to discuss drought status
Missouri State Parks offers free tours and night of camping to veterans and active-duty military
Department of Natural Resources seeks comments on draft hazardous waste permit modification for Holcim (US) Incorporated/Geocycle, LLC
Missouri Department of Natural Resources names new state geologist, director of geological survey
Gen. John J. Pershing Boyhood Home State Historic Site conceptual development plan survey now online
Melanie Smith Selected as October 2022 Missouri Department of Natural Resources Team Member of the Month
Ten state parks will temporarily close for managed deer hunts
Robertsville State Park closed due to managed deer hunt Nov. 5-6
Take a hike at Crowder State Park Nov. 5
Bennett Spring Stream Team #5462 will hold annual clean up Nov. 5
Missouri State Parks holds Missouri Trails Advisory Board meeting on Nov. 5
Celebrate Ulysses S Grant’s 200th birthday with the Battle of Pilot Knob State Historic Site
Laura Ingalls Wilder exhibit comes to Watkins Woolen Mill State Historic Site
Celebrate National Bison Day at Prairie State Park Nov. 5
Missouri State Parks to host Iron Riders event at Nathan and Olive Boone Homestead State Historic Site Nov. 5
Department of Natural Resources awards $24,000 grant to MO-ARK Water Company
Landing after Hours: The Exorcism of Roland Doe program at Missouri State Museum Nov. 2
Thousand Hills State Park officially opens new trail
Learn to make bread and butter at Current River State Park
Recent mercury spills underscore hazards and health risks
Go batty at Washington State Park Oct. 22
Weston Bend State Park plans fall festival Oct. 29

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