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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JRBP Staff Position Available- Apply now!

James River Basin Partnership will have an opening for the position of Project Manager starting in November.  This is a wonderful opportunity to work with a small organization on some exciting projects! If you love water like we do, this position might be for you. Please see Project Manager Job Announcement for details.

For Immediate Release: It’s SepticSmart Week!

  SepticSmart Week:  September 21-25, 2015  Missouri Smallflows Organization, along with the United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) and the National Onsite Wastewater Recycling Association (NOWRA), will celebrate SepticSmart Week from September 21-25, 2015. SepticSmart Week was conceived by the US EPA to emphasize to communities and homeowners the importance of properly maintaining a…

Interview on KSMU

Our Director, Joe Pitts had the opportunity to be interviewed on KSMU by the League of Women Voters. Take a listen and learn a little about what we do and about the changes in the Clean Water Act. We were please to be given this opportunity!  

Join other water warriors in gauging the water in our streams!

Become an Ozark Water Watcher and help keep an eye on the health of our watersheds! Water quality monitors are needed in Ozark, Douglas and Taney Counties. Free training is available. You can find all the details in by visiting this Ozark Water Watch newsletter .  

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What's new on the website

The 2015 Status of the Watershed report is out and on our H2O Science page!

Listen to an interview on KSMU about JRBP and info on the Clean Water Act.

New link on our Helpful Links page: Learn about smoking's impact on oceans, lakes, rivers, and bays.

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