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Explore Lewis & Clark Day at MDC Discovery Center June 18

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Learn how the men lived on their journey from St. Louis to the Pacific Ocean and back.

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Falcon Flying in Kansas City

Falcon Flying in Kansas City

Peregrine falcons patrol the skies in Downtown Kansas City, feeding on birds such as pigeons. This falcon has a nest nearby with two chicks, and it is flying near a rooftop camera at Commerce Tower, 911 Main St. in Kansas City. Beyond is the River Market area and the Missouri River.

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falcon in flight

falcon in flight

A peregrine falcon in flight in 2012 near the Commerce Tower nest site in Downtown Kansas City. That nest is the Metro Area's oldest and still active this year.

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Falcon in Kansas City on Nest

Falcon in Kansas City on Nest

A peregrine falcon covers up chicks in the nest box on a ledge near the top of the 30-story Commerce Tower building.

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Falcon in the Sky in Kansas City

Falcon in the Sky in Kansas City

This peregrine falcon flys guard duty near its nest on a ledge near the top of the Commerce Tower building at 911 Main St. in Kansas City. The nest is part of a two-decade falcon restoration project by the Missouri Department of Conservation.

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falcon next box

falcon nest box

The Missouri Department of Conservation's partnerships with business enable good nest box sites for peregrine falcons on public viewing via online video. This 2013 photo shows a parent and peregrine chicks at the KCP&L Latan Power Plant.

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Muzzleloading Shotguns and Rifles

Fall Rendezvous planned at MDC Lake City Shooting Range

Enjoy black powder shooting and displays.

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Image of a false map turtle

False Map Turtle

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The false map turtle is a medium-sized aquatic species with a low ridge along the center of the upper shell. A thick yellow line behind each eye forms a backward L shape. It occurs in large rivers and reservoirs in central, northeastern, northwestern, and southeastern Missouri.

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Madison Parkinson trapshooting

Families enjoy outdoors at MDC National Hunting and Fishing Day activities

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MDC helps families Discover Nature with National Hunting and Fishing Day activities at Reed Wildlife Area.

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Family Fishing

Family Fishing

Conservation makes Missouri a great place to fish for more than 1 million anglers.

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