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.


Gift cards still available!

As of Friday, October 6th, JRBP has re-launched our membership program with more benefits for Individuals & Families, as well as Businesses (including a James River Explorer's Guide). Not to mention, when you join online, you will receive gift cards to local restaurants!

First folks to join, will be the first to receive gift cards, until we run out. We still have some available!

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Get your Guide

Written and illustrated to help explorers like you navigate our waterways while learning about the rich history, fascinating geology, and unique plants & animals found throughout our alluring and charming Southwest Missouri watershed.

Shipped directly to your door!


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Christian county rebate

Residents of both Christian County and Greene County can now participate in this rainwater harvesting rebate that will help add sustainable efforts to your home, conserve drinking water, and create a new way to tend to your garden. Receive $0.50 for every gallon your new rainwater harvesting unit collects, up to 300 gallons.

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Enter to win

We need your help...!
Do you live within the James River watershed? 
Your answers will help us and our partner agencies understand your views as a local watershed citizen as we continue to write and research a Watershed Management Plan.

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River Rescue memorial fund

The late Larry Martin understood the importance of water quality and conservation. He recognized one of the most difficult parts of this commitment to river clean-ups was the fundraising aspect. In memory of Larry Martin, the Martin family has worked with JRBP to set up a memorial fund that will directly benefit JRBP’s River Rescue each year.

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Your larry

Larry played a special part in our community and in all of our hearts.

Share your story of Larry Martin with the Martin Family and the "Love 4 Larry" website visitors. 


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