Environment Missouri
St. Louis Beacon
Jo Mannies, Beacon Political Reporter

Leaders of about a dozen national and state environmental and outdoor groups gathered downtown today to "call on the National Park Service to rehabilitate the Current River, which lies at the heart of the Ozark National Scenic Riverways."

Participants carried canoe paddles as they marched to the Old Courthouse to deliver petitions signed by 5,000 like-minded Missourians to the local office of the National Park Service.

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