archery deer

Archery - Deer Season

Starts Sep 15 through Nov 11

Get more information on hours, limits, and allowed methods.

Turkey

Archery - Turkey Season

Starts Sep 15 through Nov 11

Get more information on hours, limits, and allowed methods

dove

Dove Season

Sep 01 - Nov 29

Find dozens of dove-hunting areas on MDC lands  

tick

Watch Out For Ticks

Three species are most commonly found in Missouri.

quail

Nature Management Reminders

Check our calendar for land management reminders

bass fishing

The weekly fishing report is updated every Thursday from the start of April to the end of September.

Hiking

Our conservation areas have miles of hiking and multi-use trails. Go to your favorite area and explore.

Wood Duck on water

Waterfowl hunters they have from Sept. 1 through Sept. 18 to apply online with MDC to hunt on 12 wetland areas intensively managed by the Department for waterfowl.

Turkey

The archery turkey season starts September 15 and goes through November 11

Our Magazines

Conservationist Magazine

Our monthly publication about conservation in Missouri--free to all residents.

Missouri Conservationist 09-2016

Xplor Magazine for kids

Xplor helps kids find adventure in their own backyard. Free to residents of Missouri.

xplor September/October

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