Beginning at 9 a.m. in the Freedom Forum Conference Room of the Al Neuharth Media Center, researchers from USD and other academic institutions as well as federal, state and local organizations will share their discoveries; discuss the science and other issues of the Missouri River. Presentations will highlight new research by faculty and students from the University of South Dakota, South Dakota State University and Virginia Tech.

Other organizations presenting at the symposium include the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission; South Dakota Department of Game, Fish & Parks; U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; East Dakota Water Development District and Northern Prairies Land Trust. All presentations are free and open to the public.

For more information and a schedule of presentations, please visit or contact Tim Cowman at (605) 677-6151 or via e-mail at

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