Active Advisories

Jun 30, 2017 until further notice

Taking some simple precautions can help keep ticks off your body during your next outdoor adventure!

Jun 2, 2017 until further notice

Dam renovations are currently in progress and expected to be completed by the end of the of year.  Until the lake project is completed, the swim beach will NOT be maintained or operated.  There is limited water access at the boat ramp.  Boating activities and all other water activities including canoe and kayak rentals may be impaired due to low water levels and muddy conditions. Please check water levels as they continue to recede with the ongoing renovations.

May 25, 2017 until further notice

The swimming beach at Finger Lakes State park is closed for the 2017 season to allow for dam renovations.

Jan 28, 2013 until further notice

Missouri’s forests are being threatened and you can help protect them. The emerald ash borer (EAB), an exotic beetle that has killed millions of ash trees in the northern, central and eastern United States, has been found in Missouri. The spread of EAB and other destructive forest pests has been .....