Content tagged with "drought"


2011 late season quail chick.
This CSI episode will probably not be aired on network TV, but it is just as compelling to a quail biologist as we try to understand quail survival during the drought of a lifetime for many. More
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Deepening drought affects forests, fish, wildlife

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MDC is working with partners to address drought effects on citizens, forest, fish and wildlife. More

Drought and Deer Disease

The coincidence of this blog and what I found on a walk along a creek where we live is quite bizarre. More
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Drought and the 2012 Quail Season Outlook

Take a quick look at how the drought has affected quail habitat and numbers. More

Eastern Gama Grass Pasture Surviving 2012 Drought

Eastern Gama Grass Pasture
Osage County Eastern Gama Grass hayed in May, then grazed during July and August 2012 drought conditions More

June 2012 Renovation Update

Large Water Control Structure
Over the last two weeks the contractors have continued to tie up loose ends on the job site. More

Missouri Forest Health Highlights 2012

Download and review the factors that affected Missouri’s trees and forests in 2012, including invasive forest pests, other insects, diseases and weather. More

Missouri Forest Health Update, May 2013

Inside this issue: Thousand Cankers Disease of Walnut; Impacts of Cool, Wet Spring; Rose Rosette Disease; Conifer Issues; Boxwood Blight; Drought Impacts Still Expected; Hardwood Borers and Drought; Hypoxylon Canker and Oak Wilt. More

Oak Decline in Missouri

Large numbers of northern red, southern red, black and scarlet oaks are declining and dying in southern Missouri. Find out why, and learn what you can do about it. More

The Grand-daddy of them all...

Although I work with fisheries staff I’m technically not a “fishhead," but believe I’m starting to take a shine to some of these finned creatures. More