Ozark National Scenic Riverways
—National Park Service-U.S.Department of the Interior —
Springs are unique and specialized habitats, primarily due to cool temperatures and flowing water. Many species found in Big Spring prefer springs over other aquatic habitats.
Aquatic Snail • Mayfly • Watercress • Water Buttercups
Location. 36° 57.168′ N, 90° 59.532′ W. Marker is in Van Buren, Missouri, in Carter County. Marker is on Pea Vine Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Van Buren MO 63965, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Big Spring-A Karst Topography (within shouting distance of this marker); Building Human Happiness (approx. 0.3 miles away); There Was Work To Be Done (approx. 0.3 miles away); Camp Hains - 1710 (approx. 0.3 miles away); CCC - A Peace-Time Army (approx. 0.3 miles away); Van Buren (approx. 3.2 miles away); Carter County Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.2 miles away).
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