Content tagged with "mammal"

River Otter

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Photo of river otter. More

A New Threat to Bats: White-Nose Syndrome

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a little brown bat with white nose syndrome
Monitoring and protecting Missouri's bat populations. More

American Bison

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The largest mammal to occur in Missouri during historic times, the bison lives in wild and semi-wild herds on private ranges and on public lands, where people can see them and imagine the immense herds that used to be. More

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Gray foxes are found throughout Missouri but are most common in heavily forested areas in the Ozarks. More

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"Back Cover" for the September 2000 Missouri Conservationist. More

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"Back Cover" for the May 1998 Missouri Conservationist. More

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Thirteen-lined ground squirrels inhabit short grasslands in the northern and western prairie regions of the state. More

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"Back Cover" for the February 2004 Missouri Conservationist. More

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Red wolves once ranged throughout the southeastern United States, including the Ozark Highlands of Missouri, but they have been absent from the Missouri landscape since the 1950s. More

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Our photographers have been busy exploring the intricacies of the Missouri outdoors. See if you can guess this month’s natural wonder. More