Now Enrolling for the 2015 Missouri Master Naturalist Training Program

This training course starts with an orientation session on February 2, 2015 from 6-8 p.m. at the Missouri Conservation Department office in Camdenton.

Classes will meet Mondays from 6-9 p.m., February 23 through May 18, 2015 at the Conservation office in Camdenton. Three Saturday field sessions are included.

Participation will be considered on a first come, first served basis, with a maximum class size of 30. Participants must be at least 18 years of age.

Read more about class details: here

To enroll, please download this enrollment form and send a completed version to:

Missouri Master Naturalist
c/o Jackie Rasmussen
University of Missouri Extension - Camden County
44 Roofener Street, P.O. Box 1405
Camdenton, MO 65020

Community Events

Conservation KidsClub

Exploring conservation, Missouri wildlife, and having Fun outdoors for 3-5th graders of the greater lake area!

Please contact Jodi Moulder at 573-346-2210 Ext.233 to register.

printable brochure (JPG)

Saturday February 28th 1-4 p.m.

Saturday April 25th 1-4 p.m.

All meetings to be held at the Conservation Office - Camdenton Thunder Mountain location.

Find out more here

2014 Service Pin

2015 Service Pin

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?

Kayak Meetup - Photos

Several of our chapter members are hard at work developing a new "river trail" in conjuction with our partners on the project Ameren UE, LOWA and Ha Ha Tonka State Park. View the work in progress here:

Big Niangua River Trail (map)

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, or Jackie Rasmussen at the Camden County MU Extension office – Ph: 573-346-2644.