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Every Kid in A Park!
The Every Kid in a Park initiative will provide all fourth grade students and their families with free admission for a full year to more than 2,000 federally-managed sites nationwide. Fourth graders can visit the “Get Your Pass” section of the Every Kid in a Park website at www.everykidinapark.gov and complete a fun educational activity to obtain and print a personalized voucher for unlimited use at federal lands and waters for one year. Passes are valid from Sept. 1, 2015 through Aug. 31, 2016.
Wear It!
Remain vigilant this Labor Day weekend and remember to Wear It!! Always remember to stay safe and wear your lifejacket.
Kanopolis Lake Waterfowl Blind Permit Drawing
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Kanopolis Lake will be hosting its annual waterfowl blind permit drawing, Saturday September 12, 2015 at 1:30 P.M at the Information Center.
If selected, your photo will be added to our on-line gallery at http://www.bobber.info/TakeAlongBobber/index.html and seen by the world!
Take Along Bobber!
On your next trip to the lake or river, cut out Bobber and take him with you. Take a photo with Bobber in it and email it to Bobber@bobber.info include your name and location the photos was taken.
Prime Fish Habitat at Smithville Lake
Each spring Smithville Lake staff, partnering agencies and volunteers strategically place brush piles in the water to create fish habitat. Once in place, those locations are mapped and made available to the public. Click the link below to view all the prime fishing areas.
Stockton Lake Opens Kids Fishing Pond
The Stockton Lake ribbon cutting took place Tuesday, July 21st. Several partners including MDC, Stockton Lion's Club, STIC and the Stockton Chamber of Commerce among others were present. The "catch and release" 5 acre pond has been stocked with channel catfish, and hybrid bluegill. The 1 mile hiking trail provides scenic views and numerous areas to fish along.

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