(ST. JOSEPH, Mo. A kayaker on a Greater than 2,300-mile journey made A quick cease in St. Joseph Saturday.
Graham Jordison is kayaking The complete size of the Missouri River from Montana All of the biggest Method to St. Louis, He is 61 days into the journey and plans To finish The journey in about two weeks.
Jordison Is An factor of the Past Coal Advertising campaign, an initiative Aimed in the direction of retiring older coal power crops for extra environmentally frifinishly options.
“As quickly as I found There have been a dozen coal power crops on the Missouri River I assumed This Is in a place to be An excellent alternative To mix one factor I actually like with my work,” Jordison said. “I am documenting these coal crops. alongside The biggest method, meeting with group members educating them on environmental factors And dealing collectively To Search out out strategies We will Get rid of coal crops.”
Jordison said he’s carried out earlier kayaks down notable rivers collectively with the Mississippi River. Six kayakers are making the journey with Jordison, solely half are anticipated To finish.