2016-08-30 BNRT float video

Thanks to Dan Bernskoetter for shooting and editing this video!

Announcing our 2016 Scholarship Winners!

Two local high school graduates were each awarded $1000 scholarships by the Lake of the Ozarks chapter of The Missouri Master Naturalist on July 17, 2016. The scholarships are divided into two payments of $500 per semester.

Read more here

Community Events

Camdenton Farmers Market Informational Booth

Every third Saturday of the month from May through September chapter members host a booth and hand out conservation and nature-based information to the public. Topics change every month. Join us on the square in Camdenton.

June 11

July 16

August 20

September 17

Big Niangua River Trail

This new "water trail" is accessible by kayak or canoe and includes 20 points of interest that are marked by signs along the river bank. A brochure is available with a detailed map with descriptions and distances of all the stops. The brochure can be found at Ha Ha Tonka State Park and some of the businesses along the trail. Read More or get a home version of the brochure here: Big Niangua River Trail

We perform volunteer service and offer opportunities for educational training in the Lake of the Ozarks area. Our members share a common interest in learning about the natural world and in helping to protect, preserve, and restore Missouri's natural heritage. Learn more about us here

Chapter meetings are held the second Thursday of the month at 6:30 P.M. in the downstairs meeting room at the Central Bank building in Camdenton. Visitors are welcome.

What's New?

Individuals interested in learning more about this program, or participating in future offerings can contact Jodi Moulder at the Camdenton MDC office – Ph: 573-346-2210 Ext 233, or Tricia Barrett at the Miller County MU Extension office – Ph: 573-369-2394.