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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, SEPT. 12, 2021 – Representatives from Missouri State Parks invite the public to attend a combined informational meeting at Mastodon State Historic Site on Saturday, Sept. 25. This meeting will also include discussions for Sandy Creek State Historic Site and Gov. Daniel Dunklin’s Grave State Historic Site. The meeting will begin at 2 p.m. at the Mastodon State Historic Site Museum in Imperial. The meeting is part of the site’s celebration of Missouri Archaeology Month.

The public is invited to share comments and ask questions about the park and its operations. Representatives from the park will be present to provide information and to answer questions.

Input from the public is important to Missouri State Parks. These informational meetings, which are being held in all state parks and historic sites, help create two-way communication with the public. The meetings give staff the opportunity to let people know the current status and future plans for the park or historic site, and they offer visitors the opportunity to comment on the facilities. For a list of scheduled informational meetings, visit

The public is strongly encouraged to follow social-distancing guidelines and be proactive in protecting themselves and others.

Mastodon State Historic Site is located at 1050 Charles J. Becker Dr., Imperial. For more information about the public information meeting or about other events at the sites, call 636-464-2976.

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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