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MDC offers effective wingshooting workshop in Scotland County

SCOTLAND COUNTY, Mo. – Hunters have long been leaders in conservation, helping Missouri develop regulations, improve habitat, and manage wildlife populations. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites migratory and upland bird hunters to hone their skills at an effective wingshooting clinic from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 3, at Lake Show-Me Shooting Range in Memphis. The workshop is free, but registration by Sept. 25 is required.

MDC seeks public input for Charlie Heath Memorial Conservation Area

CLARK COUNTY, Mo. –The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) wants to know what Missourians think about its nearly 1,000 conservation areas around the state. MDC is in the multi-year process of updating management plans for conservation areas and invites public comments.

MDC offers effective wingshooting workshop in Pike County

PIKE COUNTY, Mo. – Hunters have long been leaders in conservation, helping Missouri develop regulations, improve habitat, and manage wildlife populations. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites migratory and upland bird hunters to hone their skills at an effective wingshooting clinic from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 12, at MDC Ted Shanks Conservation Area (CA) in Ashburn. The workshop is free, but registration by Sept. 4 is required.

MDC offers Hunter Education Skills Session in Paris

PARIS, Mo. –Fall hunting seasons are drawing near and now is a good time to become hunter-education certified. Missouri Department of Conservation's (MDC) Hunter Education Course is required for anyone born on or after Jan. 1, 1967, and buys a firearm hunting permit, or any person age 11 to 15 who hunts alone. The course teaches safety, skills and ethics.

MDC hosting Discover Nature Schools back-to-school teacher training in Hannibal

HANNIBAL, Mo. –The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites teachers interested in improving conservation education in their classrooms and home-schools to attend an upcoming free training class on Aug. 6 from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the MDC Hannibal Office, 8965 Hwy 36.

Discover nature with MDC at catfish camp in Hannibal

HANNIBAL, Mo.—The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) encourages families to discover nature by catfishing. Families are invited to a two-day catfish camp at Ted Shanks Conservation Area (CA). The camp begins at 1 p.m. on Aug. 22 with presentations on catfish biology and regulations. Participants will spend Saturday evening on the Mississippi River setting lines, and will check the lines Sunday morning. Camping and fishing are available Saturday evening for those who are interested.

MDC seeks public input Ruby Clark Willingham Memorial Wildlife Area

KIRKSVILLE, Mo.- The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is in the multi-year process of updating Conservation Area Management Plans and is seeking public input on how conservation areas are important to Missourians. A draft plan for the Ruby Clark Willingham Memorial Wildlife Area is available for public review from July 1 to July 31.

To preview the draft management plan and to share comments online, visit mdc.mo.gov/node/19563.

MDC seeks public input for Elmslie Memorial Conservation Area

HANNIBAL, Mo. - The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is in the multi-year process of updating Conservation Area Management Plans and is seeking public input on how conservation areas are important to Missourians. A draft plan for Elmslie Memorial Conservation Area (CA)is available for public review from July 1 to July 31.

MDC seeks public input for the Northeast Region Stream Accesses Management Plan

HANNIBAL, Mo. - The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is in the multi-year process of updating Conservation Area Management Plans and is seeking public input on how conservation areas are important to Missourians. A draft plan for the Northeast Region Stream Accesses is available for public review from July 1 to July 31.

To preview the draft management plan and to share comments online, visit mdc.mo.gov/node/19563.

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