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Day of Caring at the Watershed Center

United Way of the Ozarks, Day of Caring was today, August 18, 2016. We had volunteers from Bass Pro Shops cleaning up the lake, Greene County folks were clearing the savanna, Springfield Master Naturalists were building chimney swift towers…
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Water Wednesday 'Scouts Clean-up Little Sac River'

Scouts Clean-up Little Sac River Led by Cody Oursbourn, Scout Troop Springfield 409 spent a Saturday in July removing a large amount of trash from the upper Little Sac River. Cody, a life scout, elected to coordinate and lead the river clean-up…
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WCO Seeking P/T Habitat Improvement Specialist

Watershed Center Habitat Improvement Specialist Description: The Watershed Committee of the Ozarks (WCO) is a not-for-profit organization with the mission to sustain and improve water resources for Springfield and Greene County through…
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Free Money for Water Wednesday

Free Money for Water Wednesday! The fine print: we are aware of some grant money available to "plug" or decommission an abandoned well in the Little Sac Watershed. Contact us if you know of one. The money is provided by a Source Water Protection…
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Drinking Water Wednesday

This week we will have high schoolers, elementary schoolers, middle schoolers, and homeschoolers visiting the Watershed Center for hands-on water education. From Mountain Grove to Pierce City to Morrisville to our own Springfield Public Schools,…
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It's Give Ozarks Day!

Today is Give Ozarks Day, an all day online giving blitz with over 200 area non-profits participating. We would love your support today as we are raising funds to improve our trails and signage at the Watershed Center. Minimum donation is…
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May Monthly Meeting Agenda

Join us this Friday for our May Monthly Meeting! May Agenda 1. Roll Call 2. Review of Minutes 3. Watershed Committee Update 4. "A Long-term view of Watershed Health & Threats", Joe Koloski, District Ranger, Mark Twain National…
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Water Wednesday 'Awards, Trees & Medicine Take Back'

Awards, Trees, and Medicine Take Back! April is a busy time due to all the environmental community activities, so much so, we now call April ‘Earth Month’, https://www.springfieldmo.gov/2746/Earth-Month-2016-Activities.  As Earth Month…