October 23, 2017

Archives for December 2015

Bennett Spring Hatchery

Big Planet Media reports that sorting of the rainbow trout will be a major task in the recovery of the Bennett Spring hatchery after the historic winter flooding event. Waters rose to over ten feet Saturday night, well above the approximate 2 feet normal as the park withstood over eight inches of rain. Present levels are about 3.5 feet as waters recede and uncover the raceways. Shawn Kober talks with Hatchery Manager. ¬†Please see the Gage House page for daily stream levels. … [Read more...]

Bennett Spring Flood

Video of Bennett Spring State Park and Niangua River flooding. Bennett Spring today. Posted by Mark Gregory on Monday, 28 December 2015 … [Read more...]