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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, AUG. 22, 2023 – The Missouri Department of Natural Resources’ Division of State Parks is pleased to announce that the 2024 grant application round for the Land and Water Conservation Fund is now open. Grants awarded through the fund are available to cities, counties and public school districts to be used for outdoor recreation projects.

For more information about this program, to download the grant application and to register for a grant application WebEx, visit For questions, contact the grants management team at The application deadline is
Nov. 15, 2023.

For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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