DRAFT Central Region Towersites Management Plan

These areas provide the Missouri Department of Conservation a means for detecting wildfires and allow the public limited access for hunting and wildlife viewing opportunities. Towersites included in this plan are Branch Towersite, Camdenton Conservation Service Center, Freeburg Towersite, Proctor Towersite, and Rocky Mount Towersite.

DRAFT Blue Lick Conservation Area Management Plan

Blue Lick Conservation Area is 390 acres of forest, grassland, wetland, old fields, and open land in Saline County. This area is managed for natural communities with wetlands, old fields, grassland, forest, and riparian corridors. Blue Lick CA provides users with hunting, river fishing, and other compatible outdoor recreation opportunities.

DRAFT Ben Branch Lake Conservation Area Management Plan

Ben Branch Lake Conservation Area is 563 acres of woodland, upland forest, old fields, impounded water, forest, and open land in Osage County. This area is managed for restoration and maintenance of natural communities, habitat for wildlife populations, and compatible recreational opportunities. Ben Branch Lake CA offers a concrete boat ramp, a primitive campground, and an Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) accessible fishing jetty/platform for public use.

MDC invites youth to dove clinic and hunt at Prairie Fork Conservation Area Sept. 2-3

COLUMBIA, Mo. — The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will partner with the National Wild Turkey Federation to introduce youth to dove hunting basics at a free clinic and hunt on opening weekend of the 2016 dove season. 


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