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

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59 Mile Stakeholder Boat Tour October 26 2011

Stakeholders Tour 59 Mile Stretch
On October 26, 2011 Missouri National Recreational River stakeholders took a boat tour of the 59 mile stretch of the park from St. Helena to Mulberry Bend. This group consisted of local landowners, congressional field representatives along with local, state, federal and non-profit partners.

Participants
Jerry Wilson - Clay County Commissioner
Suzanne Veenis - Representative Kristi Noem's Office
Joe Sippel - Landowner
Eilen Helvig - Landowner
Louis Pofahl - Representative Jeff Fortenberry's Office
Leroy Beste - Landowner
John Heine - Landowner
Jim Peterson - Landowner
Jim Heisinger - Sierra Club
Paul Lepisto - Izzak Walton League
Darrell Podany - Senator Mike Johann's Office
Zach Nelson - Senator Ben Nelson's office
Galen Jons - US Army Corps of Engineers
Carol Hale - US Fish & Wildlife Service
Steven Mietz - National Park Service
Lisa Yager - National Park Service
Brian Korman - National Park Service

 

Did You Know?

Prairie Dog

Sergeant John Ordway--not Lewis, not Clark--gave the name "prairie dog" to the animal then new to science. Expedition members discovered it along what is now the 39-mile reach of Missouri National Recreational River. More...