Envisioning clean water for you,
your children, and your grandchildren.
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 eight counties.
What's "SUP"? Why, a raffle featuring a Finley Stand Up Paddle Board package from our fellow water warriors at Ozark River Walkers! Tickets are $25, and all proceeds go to help with JRBP's mission of clean Ozarks waters for you and future generations. The winning ticket will be drawn on December 1, 2019!
Join your fellow JRBP members on our annual member float. Borrow a canoe or bring your own boat — canoes available for reservation on a first-come, first-serve basis. It’s always fun to connect with fellow “water warriors” and experience the natural beauty of the James up close! And if you’re not a member, join today!
Join fellow JRBP members as we explore Springfield's history through the channel of Jordan Creek with local water-warrior and expert Loring Bullard! Bring your waders, rubber boots and a sense of adventure as we learn more about why the Jordan was "boxed" and what impact that has on it and other area streams. Please no open toed-shoes. We encourage you to bring refillable water bottles. Not a JRBP member? Click here for more information!
Ten years ago, the first Ripple Effect Conference introduced new ideas in green development to protect our Ozarks waters. How have these concepts been applied? What do we need to know going forward to ensure a healthy future and clean water? Stay tuned for registration coming soon!