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Conservation Communicator of the Year

Joanie Straub, center, received the Conservation Communicator of the Year Award
Joanie Straub received the Communicator of the Year Award from Bass Pro Shops Columbia Store Manager David Smith, right, and Conservation Federation Executive Director Brandon Butler, left. More

Crystal Darter

Color illustration of Crystal Darter
Crystallaria asprella
This pale, very slender darter is Endangered in Missouri. Formerly known from many river drainages in the east-central and southeastern parts of our state, it apparently now lives only in the Gasconade and Black rivers. More


Truncilla truncata
A common mussel in some areas, deertoe have decorative green markings. More

Discover Archery Day in Columbia

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Photo of students at national archery in the schools tournament.
Archers of every skill level are invited to the second annual Discover Archery Day on Aug. 11 at American Legion Park. More

Discover hunting with MDC at youth dove hunt in Callaway County

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dove hunt
“Discover Hunting” programs are an ongoing series to help youths and adults learn techniques, regulations and ethics involved with hunting. More

Discover Nature at Eagle Adventure at MDC Runge Nature Center

American Bald Eagle
Jan. 25 Eagle Adventures is free and open to the public. More

Discover nature at Runge Nature Center holiday open house

Photo of female northern cardinal
Runge Nature Center’s Holiday Happenings Open House is from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 27, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 28. More