Kansas City

MDC offers Field to Fork fish cooking lesson Aug. 16 in KC

Kansas City, Mo. – Fish and wild game properly prepared can be gourmet fare on a dinner table. The Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) free Field to Fork cooking series will offer cooking tips and taste-bud-tempting recipes at the Anita B. Gorman Discovery Center, 4750 Troost Ave. in Kansas City.

Summer camp is not over, MDC hosting a free one in KC

Kansas City, Mo. – So if you wish summer camp hadn’t ended so soon, or you didn’t get to go, or hadn’t been in decades, lament not. The staff at the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) Anita B. Gorman Discovery Center is firing up a campfire, games and crafts. All ages are welcome to attend the Center’s free Summer in the City event 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, July 29.

MDC bands a bonus peregrine falcon in Kansas City

Kansas City, Mo. – The Peregrine falcon nesting season was almost over this spring when biologists made a pleasant discovery. A falcon pair had hatched young late in the nesting season at Commerce Tower in downtown Kansas City.

MDC and libraries partner for fishing gear checkout

  Kansas City, Mo. – Four Mid-Continent Public Library branches in the Kansas City area  now offer free checkout of fishing gear, thanks to a partnership with the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) Discover Nature — Fishing program. Anglers can check out rod and reel combos along with tackle boxes that include items such as hooks, weights, lures and bobbers. The fishing gear loaner program helps families and new anglers connect with nature through fishing.


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