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But it is good for you...

the Bockman Family take advantage of a cool day to discover nature
Don’t let the tyrant winter keep you inside! Exercise your freedom to be happy and healthy on any number of local nature trails or conservation areas. More

Caroline Gaskins fishing

Caroline Gaskins enjoys fishing at Twin Pines Conservation Education Center
Garoline Gaskins finds fishing at the Twin Pines Conservation Education Center pond is an enjoyable way to spend a mild spring day.  More


Program notices for Twin Pines are now as close as your cell phone
Program notices for Twin Pines are now as close as your cell phone More

Current River’s Corps from the Discovery Center

photo of the Kansas City Urban Ranger Corps
A group of young men from Kansas City gain an awareness of Ozarks Streams and while staff learn the possibilities of using the river as an interpretive center. More

Dennis McSpadden Receives Thanks for Conservation Efforts

Van Buren resident Dennis McSpadden receives a heartfelt thanks from Volunteer Coordinator and Twin Pines Naturalist Reta Barkley for his work with Heritage Day at Twin Pines.  More

Don't Wait Till You See the Whites of Their Eyes

Hunter Education
Spring turkey season is just around the corner. If getting hunter education certified in on your list of things to do before the season starts you have several options except putting it off! More

Fishing at Mule Camp Pond

Steve and Paul patiently wait while fishing from the bank at the Twin Pines CEC.
Steve and Paul patiently fish from the bank at the Twin Pines Conservation Education Center's Mule Camp Pond. More


Gaskins family watering a shortleaf pine
the gaskins family waters a shortleaf pine at Twin Pines. More

It’s Not Paper or Plastic, It’s Oak or Hickory

Barb Ostmann begins weaving her basket at a DNW workshop at Twin Pines
Long before the supermarket began offering a choice of paper or plastic, early Ozarkers had the choice of oak or hickory baskets to carry their goods and treasures. Today baskets can be made of exotic plants, meaning habitat improvement is woven into an Ozarks tradition. More

Making Fish Print T-shirts at Twin Pines Family Fishing Day

Fish print T-shirts was just one of the stations at the annual Family Fishing Day at Twin Pines Conservation Education Center on Saturday June 8. Tiffany Clark of Winona and her children Sharon,Rosalie and Christopher work at creating their masterpiece with the assistance of volunteer Lynette Hollis. More