Entries by Kelly Guenther

Volunteer at the Watershed Committee of the Ozarks and make a difference!

Citizens need volunteer opportunities to contribute to their communities. Volunteer Service is an important component of growth and a strategy in shaping our communities. The Watershed committee of the Ozarks has many volunteer opportunities with a focus on protecting our water resources. Contact Mike Kromrey, Education and Outreach Coordinator, to learn how you can become a volunteer […]

Southwest Missouri Water Quality Improvement Project (WQIP)

Springfield-Branson Onsite Remediation Project                        Click HERE for an APPLICATION —We are currently not accepting new applications. <—-Project Area Map-click to download hi-res PDF.   The Watershed Committee of the Ozarks has been awarded funds through the Southwest Missouri Water Quality Improvement Project (WQIP**). The goal of this project is to improve and protect water […]

Watershed Committee Monthly Meeting

Join Us Date:         March 7, 2008 Time:         7:30a.m. Location:    Midtown Carnegie Library (397 E. Central Springfield, MO) Presentation NPR STORY: PETER GLEICK REPORTS ON A LOOMING WATER CRISIS (Fresh Air from WHHY, November 27, 2007) Audio/Video  DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES UPDATE-TBA Watershed Committee Monthly Meetings are held the first Friday of every month unless otherwise noted. […]

Watershed Management Planning Grant

This watershed management plan is focused on the Little Sac River watershed. Creating a watershed management plan is a complicated and time-consuming task! It takes months of planning and research but is well worth the effort. A watershed management plan is a living document, a vision for protecting and restoring the watershed and a plan for carrying it […]

Missouri Natural Resources Coalition Conference

January 30-February 1, 2008 Missouri Natural Resources Coalition Conference Get Ready for Change: Ensuring Resource Sustainability in an iPod (R) World Plenary speakers are Richard Louv, Robert Wendover and Brett Butler Location is Tan Tar A Resort. For more information, please vist www.mnrc.org

Watershed Committee Monthly Meeting

Join Us Date:                      Friday, February 1, 2008 Time:                      7:30a.m. Location:                 Midtown Carnegie Library (397 E. Central Springfield, MO) Presentation:          ONSITE DEMONSTRATION PROJECT AT TABLE ROCK LAKE-David Casaletto, Executive Director, Table Rock Lake Water Quality NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE UPDATE-James Taggart   Watershed Committee Monthly Meetings are held the first Friday of every month at the Midtown Carnegie Library unless […]

Watershed Committee Monthly Meeting

Join Us Date-                   Friday, January 4th Time-                   7:30a.m. Location-              Midtown Carnegie Library (397 E. Central Springfield MO)  Presentation:  The Ward Branch Preservation, Restoration, and Enhancement Project: Sucesses and Setbacks in Urban Stream Restoration-Tim Davis, Greene County Resource Management Department Missouri Department of Conservation Update-Andy Austin catered by Panera Bread

Ozarks New Energy Conference

Ozarks New Energy Conference          February 22 & 23 2008 Local energy solutions for our future TOPICSAlternatives to OilAgriculture as Energy SourceEthanolBiomassNew Solar TechnologyGreen Investing Exhibition Spaces & Sponsorhip Opportunities Available For more information, visit ozarksnewenergy.org SponsorsCity of springfield, Greene County, Drury UniversityMissouri State University, Springfield City UtilitiesWatts Radiant, Oak Ridge LLC