Jessica Mounts

Jessica Mounts

Jessica Mounts is Executive Director for the Kansas Alliance for Wetlands and Streams. She has spent nearly two decades studying and advocating for the Arkansas River in Kansas - from researching the fish populations and ecological health of the river, to spearheading the designation of the Arkansas River as a National Water Trail in 2016. She is the author of “A Pocket Guide to the Stream Fishes of Kansas.”

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One way to find peace in the time of COVID-19: Discover a Kansas River

By: - July 25, 2020

The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Jessica Mounts is executive director for the Kansas Alliance for Wetlands and Streams. In the spring of 2004, I stood chest-deep in the Arkansas River in […]