Valley Water Mill Dedication

Valley Water Mill celebrated impovements on Tuesday, July 10 during a "progressive dedication" ceremony. The improvements include a new Greenway trail, a Streamside Learning Station and the completion of the Outdoor Initiatives/Maintenance…

Governor Blunt appoints Todd Parnell to Clean Water Commission

Governor Matt Blunt appointed Todd Parnell to the Clean Water Commission on Monday, July 23 at the Lakeside Learning Station at Valley Water Mill. Mr. Parnell is interim President of Drury University. He holds a bachelor's…

KOLR 10 ReForest the Ozarks

Saturday, October 13 (8AM-Noon) Join Ozark Greenways and KOLR 10 in a continuation of the Reforest the Ozarks program they did in the spring. They will sell native species trees at half-price. Cost will be $10 each, species…

Rain Garden at Valley Water Mill

The Watershed Committee has partnered with a local Sierra Club to construct a Rain Garden at Valley Water Mill. This project will aid in preventing stormwater runoff from entering Valley Water Mill Lake. Rain gardens are being used throughout…

Watershed Committee Monthly Meeting

Join Us Date:          September 7, 2007 Time:          7:30 am. Location:     Midtown Carnegie Library  (397…

Stream Clean Up

July 7, 2007  Finley River Clean Up  10:00a.m. until 2:00p.m. *Registration starting at 9:30a.m.   *Lunch will be provided for registered volunteers from 11:00a.m. - 1p.m. Beginning at Lindenlure Dam and walking…

Dedication of Jordan Creek Greenway at Smith Park

Tuesday, June 26 at 4:30pm Springfield Public Works will be showing off their newly completed stormwater-greenway partnership project that connects Silver Springs Park to Smith Park near National and Division. Join Ozark Greenways…

Sierra Club Meeting

Greetings form the Sierra Club White River Group! The White River Group, including 21 counties in southwest Missouri, has reorganized and is now holding regular monthly open membership meetings on the second Tuesday of each month at the…

Bluegrass & Blossoms

Saturday-July 28  2pm-4pm Close Memorial Park, located at 2400 S. Scenic, is hosting a gathering featuring Bluegrass Bands & Awarness of the proposed Botanical Gardens!! Friends of the Garden, a local non-profit group,…

Watershed Center Monitoring Wells

Groundwater is a precious resource, and many people statewide rely on it exclusively for their water supply. The observation wells at the Watershed Center provide valuable groundwater data, as well as an educational tool for the Watershed…