Ozark National Scenic Riverways Newswire

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  1. Uncovering Tools That Haven't Been Touched Since 1941Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Core77 design blog

    ... The New Deal Tool Chest and its tools are currently on public exhibition in the lobby of the Ozark National Scenic Riverways Headquarters in Van Buren, Missouri. The exhibit will go through October, 2017. This is a photo of the top three tills and ...

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  2. Winter fishing: Trout run year-round at this Mo. parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | USA Today

    ... of the 184-mile-long Current River, the first 105 miles of which form the core of the Ozark National Scenic Riverways . A couple hundred yards downstream from the Blue Hole, Hudson Corner harbored another handful of trout. A few trout were rising at ...

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  3. The CCC Toolbox Find: "A Time Capsule of Hand Tools"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 27 | Core77 design blog

    ... tools. Eight years ago I was Chief Of Resources Management for The National Park Service at Ozark National Scenic Riverways in Missouri and had the opportunity to purchase an original CCC tool chest as issued in 1933. This chest was found in a ...

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  4. NPS Developing Preservation Plan For Big Spring Historic District At Ozark National Scenic RiverwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | National Parks Traveler

    The National Park Service is working on a preservation plan for the Big Spring Historic District at Ozark National Scenic Riverways in Missouri/NPS The National Park Service has prepared a Cultural Landscape Report and Environmental Assessment to identify key landscape resources within the Big Spring State Park National Historic District at Ozark National Scenic Riverways .

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  5. Culling Feral Hogs Requires Temporary Restrictions In Ozark National Scenic RiverwaysRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | National Parks Traveler

    Operations to cull feral hogs in Ozark National Scenic Riverways in Missouri will require temporary restrictions on the Lower Current District of the park next week. Park staff, in cooperation with the Missouri Department of Conservation and the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, plan to conduct helicopter operations to assist culling feral hogs.

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  6. Winter Paddling Clinic And First Day Float Coming To Ozark National Scenic RiverwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    Ozark National Scenic Riverways and Missouri State Parks will be hosting a Winter Paddling Clinic on December 31 and First Day Float on January 1. The Winter Paddling Clinic will be held at Echo Bluff State Park in conjunction with their New Year's Eve celebration. On January 1, paddlers will celebrate the new year with a float on the Current or Jacks Fork Rivers, and then gather at Current River State Park in the afternoon for a bonfire and warm beverages.

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  7. Get ready to rev up for the first U.S. Mint...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Coin World

    ... National Monument in Iowa; Frederick Douglass National Historic Site in Washington, D.C.; Ozark National Scenic Riverways in Missouri; Ellis Island National Monument (Statue of Liberty) in New Jersey; and George Rogers Clark National Historical Park ...

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  8. Renovations Continuing On Big Spring Lodge At Ozark National Scenic RiverwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    Work continues apace on the Big Spring Lodge and Cabins at Ozark National Scenic Riverways in Missouri, where crews are doing a massive renovation on the lodgings. The buildings have been operated by private concessioners under contract with the National Park Service for many years.

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  9. Ozark National Scenic Riverways Seeking Outfitters For PaddlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    The National Park Service issued a concession prospectus for the continuation of 13 concession contracts for the rental of canoes, kayaks, rafts, and tubes, and providing associated shuttle services within Ozark National Scenic Riverways in Missouri. The response date for submissions is March 1, 2017.

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  10. Men Pay More Than $52,000 For Cutting Down 400 Trees In Ozark National Scenic RiverwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    Two men illegally cut down 400 trees near the historic Susie Nichols Cabin in Ozark National Scenic Riverways. Inset: historic photo or Susie Nichols on her horse "Ol' Don" in front of her cabin./NPS Two men who logged 400 trees from across 31 acres of Ozark National Scenic Riverways in Missouri have paid restitution of more than $52,000 to the federal government, which declined to seek criminal charges as the men exhibited no criminal intent.

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  11. Turtle coin is a favorite quarter design by CCAC...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2016 | Coin World

    ... its selections for the 2017 quarter designs at an Oct. 8, 2015, meeting. Members said the Ozark National Scenic Riverways quarter design was so gorgeous it could become the most beautiful coin of the 56 quarters in the series. This design depicted a ...

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  12. Wind Therapy: Riding the OzarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | Clarksville Online

    ... on more than 120 miles of navigable waters on the Jacks Fork and Current rivers in the Ozark National Scenic Riverways and in the Mark Twain National Forest. More than two dozen campgrounds lie within 30 miles of Eminence." "Local Lore" is ...

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  13. Fire That Destroyed Historic Barn At Ozark National Scenic Riverways Declared ArsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    A reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for setting on fire the historic Wallace Barn that burned to the ground earlier this month in Ozark National Scenic Riverways in Missouri. Agents from the National Park Service's Investigative Services Branch, the park, and the Missouri State Fire Marshal are are investigating the incident.

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  14. New Missouri state park opens with some controversyRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... of 476 acres along Sinking Creek, a tributary of the Current River, which is part of Ozark National Scenic Riverways. Echo Bluff includes what was once known as Camp Zoe, a summer camp that attracted thousands of children beginning 85 years ago. It ...

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  15. Law credited for wild horse ranks in southern MissouriRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... U.S. law that protects the horses and kept the National Park Service from removing them from Ozark National Scenic Riverways land. A Poplar Bluff attorney, Doug Kennedy, got an injunction to block the wild herd's removal, recalling that "I didn't ...

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  16. US law credited for southern Missouri's wild horse ranksRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... U.S. law that protects the horses and kept the National Park Service from removing them from Ozark National Scenic Riverways land. A Poplar Bluff attorney, Doug Kennedy, got an injunction to block the wild herd's removal, recalling that "I didn't ...

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  17. Reopening Of Big Spring Lodge At Ozark National Scenic Riverways Some Years OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    Much work needs to be done before Big Spring Lodge and Cabins at Ozark National Scenic Riverways can fully reopen for guests/NPS Too few dollars and too many needs at Ozark National Scenic Riverways in Missouri means it will be some time before Big Spring Lodge and Cabins fully reopens for guests, according to the National Park Service. The lodge has been closed since late 2014 due to extensive deterioration "caused by decades of use and deferred maintenance," the agency said.

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  18. Some Missouri river sections reaching high levelsRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | News Tribune

    Authorities are monitoring high water levels along the Current and Jacks Fork rivers in southwest Missouri to determine if sections of the rivers have to be closed to paddlers for the Memorial Day weekend. Ozark National Scenic Riverways spokeswoman Dena Matteson says it's difficult to predict several days in advance whether rivers will reach flood stage but both rivers can rise rapidly.

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  19. Some Missouri river sections reaching high levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... if sections of the rivers have to be closed to paddlers for the Memorial Day weekend. Ozark National Scenic Riverways spokeswoman Dena Matteson says it's difficult to predict several days in advance whether rivers will reach flood stage but both ...

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