The James River Basin Partnership (JRBP) is a grassroots, not-for-profit, 501(c)3 organization working to improve and protect the water quality of the springs, streams, rivers, and lakes in the James River Watershed which consists of almost a million acres of land in portions of 7 counties.

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Watershed “Snapshot Sampling” Event

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE James River Basin “Snapshot Sampling” Event SPRINGFIELD, Missouri (July 22, 2016) –  What is the quality of water within the James River basin? Tomorrow, July 23, 2016, the James River Basin Partnership will continue its work to answer that question. Thirty volunteers will be out in the heat, weeds and chiggers sampling 71…

River Jam Recap

SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 2016 KY3 & KSPR were wonderful new partners in this year’s River Jam, and we cannot say how thankful and excited we were to move River Jam out to Ozark, Missouri’s Finley River Park. The City of Ozark and City of Ozark Public Works Department greeted us with open arms and really helped make this event great for our…

Sunset Soirée Recap

FRIDAY, JUNE 10, 2016   Together with 150 of our friends and water quality patrons, we were able to celebrate clean water and our Ozarks heritage. We were so happy to share this beautiful evening with our community.   We couldn’t be more thankful for everyone that came out to support the Sunset Soiree –…

IMM RELEASE: River Rescue Postponed

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE River Rescue Postponed SPRINGFIELD, Missouri (June 3, 2016) –  Safety on the river is of utmost importance to the James River Basin Partnership. In consideration of the heavy rains and rising water levels, the James River Basin Partnership has made the decision to postpone their River Rescue clean-up event originally scheduled for Saturday June 4th. The…

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Hello and Happy 2016!

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We hope that you are patient with us. You may be noticing a bit of website renovation. We hope that these changes will bring you MORE information, MORE education, and MORE ease as you  navigate through our website.


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