The League partnered with state and federal agencies and local organizations on several successful Missouri River events in the Yankton area this spring. These events provide opportunities for people of all ages to learn about the river, native fish and wildlife, outdoor recreation opportunities, and other conservation issues.
Cool, rainy weather did not deter people from enjoying outdoor skills at the 12th annual Fort Kearny Outdoor Expo on May 12.
Members of the League’s Sioux Falls Chapter and League staff talked with fourth-grade students about the importance of clean water at the Big Sioux Water Festival on May 15.
The Missouri River Recovery Implementation Committee (MRRIC) gave its initial approval of a series of recommendations on the Army Corps of Engineers’ new strategic plan for recovery actions on the Missouri River.
The Corps of Engineers will continue above-average releases from the Missouri River reservoir system for the remainder of this summer.
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