Looking for a field trip destination in the St. Louis area? Use this guide to plan your next field trip to August A. Busch Memorial Conservation Area, Rockwoods Reservation, Columbia Bottom Conservation Area, or Forest Park.
Gov. Jay Nixon recently issued an executive order establishing the Children in Nature Challenge and directing state agencies to promote efforts to “enhance children’s education about nature and increase children’s opportunities to personally experience nature and the outdoors.”
MDC protects and manages Missouri's fish, forest, and wildlife resources. We also facilitate your participation in resource-management activities, and we provide opportunities for you to use, enjoy and learn about nature. Read more about our mission.