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Bluebird Houses

Thanks to Taylor Bowlin, and his father James for  providing new habitat houses for bluebirds.  Taylor’s Eagle Scout project is finished and  Keep The Rez Beautiful (KRB) is excited to announce that 12 new bluebird habitat houses have been installed around the 12 mile walking/jogging loop on the Rankin County side of the Reservoir. .  … Read more Bluebird Houses ...

New Dog Waste Station

The first dog waste station to be installed around the Ross Barnett Reservoir area is located at the Turtle Point Nature Area on Spillway Road between Northshore Parkway and Highway 471. Visit the nature area soon… KRB has been working on the nature area since 2012 to plant trees, a pollinator garden and more! Thanks … Read more New Dog Waste Station ...

PATAGONIA AND OTHER KEY PARTNERS PROVIDE SUPPORT FOR RESERVOIR CLEAN & GREEN WATER QUALITY INITIATIVE!

Thanks to Patagonia and our local Buffalo Peak Outfitters, Keep The Rez Beautiful (KRB) recently supplied the first dog-waste stations for Ross Barnett Reservoir campgrounds and the Turtle Point Nature Area and other parks, including a future dog park, located around the  Reservoir to help reduce nonpoint source pollution.  Funding also provided the installation of … Read more PATAGONIA ...
Improvement at Reservoir’s Botanical Gardens Underway

Improvement at Reservoir’s Botanical Gardens Underway

Lowe’s Heroes have fun while working at the Reservoir’s Botanical Gardens at 2230 Spillway Road, Brandon, MS  39047. ...
Thank You Lowe’s

Thank You Lowe’s

Home schooled students admire new outdoor classroom at the Reservoir’s Botanical Gardens on Spillway Road.  Thank you Lowe’s Heroes. ...
Construction of the Outdoor Educational Pavilion

Construction of the Outdoor Educational Pavilion

Poles are being set today by Lowes Heroes, PRVWSD employees and a few good volunteers from Forest Point!  Tomorrow, the construction crew will be building the outdoor educational pavilion.  Keep the Rez Beautiful is working on five projects with Lowes and Keep America Beautiful. Check out new landscaping at Lakeshore Park too. Beautiful pollinator gardens … Read more Construction of the ...