FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 17, 2018

Contact: Brian Quinn
573-751-6510
brian.quinn@dnr.mo.gov

Celebrate Earth Day during Stream Team Cleanup at Echo Bluff State Park

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, APRIL 16, 2018 – Echo Bluff State Park invites the public to celebrate Earth Day by participating in the park’s annual Stream Team Cleanup event 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 21. Participants will work with Stream Team volunteers to pick up trash and clean up flood debris along Sinking Creek.

Participants are asked to meet at the check station in the park’s campground to register and pick up trash bags and gloves. There will be prizes for registered participants. Participants are welcome to float the creek, but must arrange their own shuttle transportation.

For more event information and to pre-register, contact Connie Weber at 573-751-1224 or connie.weber@dnr.mo.gov. Echo Bluff State Park is located on Hwy. 19, approximately 25 miles south of Salem and approximately 14 miles north of Eminence.

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

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