Ozark National Scenic Riverways is further modifying operations due to COVID-19

Ozark National Scenic Riverways (ONSR) is announcing additional modifications to operations to support federal, state, and local efforts to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). As of March 27, Ozark National Scenic Riverways will offer limited services outside those that support visitor or resource protection.  The following facilities were closed by the end…

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Ozark Riverways Superintendent Larry Johnson to retire

After 42 years of federal service, 36 with the National Park Service (NPS), Ozark National Scenic Riverways Superintendent Larry Johnson is retiring on Jan. 3.   Johnson has been the superintendent at the park since 2015. A native of Iowa, Johnson worked three summers as a forestry technician on the Superior National Forest in Minnesota while…

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