• An explosion of light as the sun strikes the waters of the Missouri National Recreational River

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39 Mile Stakeholder Boat Tour

Stakeholders Tour 39 Mile Stretch
On October 27, 2011 Missouri National Recreational River stakeholders took a boat tour of the 39 mile stretch of the park from Fort Randall Dam to Verdel, Nebraska. This group consisted of local landowners, congressional field representatives along with local, state, federal and non-profit partners.

Participants
Andrew Curley - Representative Kristi Noem's Office
Linda Walters - Landowner
Harry Walters - Landowner
Marla Soukup - Landowner
Barbara Reinschmidt-Yelberton - Landowner
Deb VanMatre - Representative Adrian Smith's Office
Curtis Kaberna - Landowner
Scott Wessel - Nebraska Game & Parks Commission
Paul Lepisto - Izaak Walton League
Hillary Higgins - KELO Television
Zach Nelson - Senator Ben Nelson's Office
Carol Hale - US Fish and Wildlife
Galen Jons - US Army Corps of Engineers
Steven Mietz - National Park Service
Lisa Yager - National Park Service
Chris Wilkinson - National Park Service

 

Did You Know?

Yankton in 1861

Yankton, on the Missouri River, was the first capital of the Dakota Territory. This area included the states of South Dakota, North Dakota, Montana, Wyoming, and parts of Idaho and Nebraska.