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June, 2024

417 Magazine Take Me to the River

March 5, 2024

KSMU Watershed Enters its 4th Decade of Protecting Springfield’s Water

February 19, 2024

Springfield News Leader

At 40, Watershed Committee looks ahead to next four decades of clean water

November 29, 2023

Springfield Daily Citizen

Gift an Experience This Holiday Season

October 12, 2023

Springfield News Leader

What’s Planned for Lake Springfield? Here’s What to Know About the City’s Latest Plans

September 21, 2023

Community Foundation of the Ozarks

10 Nonprofits complete CFO Endowment Match Challenge

September 7, 2023

KY3 The Place

Empower: Abilities Day at the Lake

April 20, 2023

Ozarks Public Television

Sense of Community – Watershed Committee of the Ozarks

February 6, 2023

105.1 The Bull

October 7, 2022

KY3  Watershed Natives featured on The Place

August 25, 2022:

Springfield Daily Citizen Fellows Lake is entering a new era of recreation. Will City Council OK paddleboards?   

May 16, 2022:

Rural Missouri Fun at Fellows Lake

March 21, 2022:

KSMU SPS Students get their hands dirty while learning about the environment

March 25, 2022:

Springfield Daily Citizen You can now rent a sailboat and take sailing lessons on Fellows Lake

March 7, 2022:

Springfield Public Schools HHS Environmental Science pathways students grow experience, expertise in Watershed Natives program

February 22, 2022:

Community Foundation of the Ozarks Grant program expands following hiatus due to pandemic

February 14, 2022:

Springfield Daily Citizen 5 easy trails within one  hour of Springfield

February 9, 2022: 

Watershed Committee 2021 Annual Report 

February 4, 2022:

Today at #417ThinkSummit several of our key partners highlighted this amazing “silent sport” destination, Fellows Lake Recreation Area.

May 11, 2021:
Springfield News-Leader Lumber shortage due to Covid-19 pandemic delays construction at Fellows Lake Marina 

August 5, 2021:

Springfield News-Leader Renewed sailing program at Fellows Lake receives donation of $15,000 and a sailboat 

February 15, 2021
Fellows Lake-Historical Connection to Ozarks Watershed 

February 5, 2021
Springfield News-Leader
Fellows Lake Marina gets $75,000 loan from Community Foundation of the Ozarks

January 24, 2021
Springfield News-Leader 
Fellows Lake update: Dock delayed. Phase 1 of trail-building, marina store on schedule

January 8, 2021
Big Changes Coming to Fellows Lake

December 12, 2020
They Planted 400 Trees in Springfield, Here’s Why 

November 9, 2020
Federally Endangered Plant Makes A Comeback At Valley Water Mill Park

Hillcrest students get their hands in the dirt with the Watershed Natives program