Content tagged with "Fall"

Band(ing) of Brothers: Hoodies and Woodies

Well, it is about that time. I’m sure you all are anxious to see what this year’s waterfowl season has in store. I know I am. As we await the opener, my mind wanders and I begin to think about the number of birds produced this summer… in the northern prairies, but also right here in own our backyard. More

Basic Mushrooming

Safe, successful Missouri mushroom hunting begins with good identification skills and a basic understanding of when, where, and how mushrooms grow. More

Better Mushroom Photos

Chanterelle Mushroom
Taking good photos can help you work out a mushroom's identity later on. Browse tips for taking better mushroom photos in the field. More

Bird Interlude

You may have noticed a lack of birds lately, but it's nothing to worry about. In a few more weeks we’ll have temperatures near freezing, and you're sure to have hungry birds at your feeders. More

Bird's-Eye View

Flooded habitat for early fall migrants
Have you ever wondered what it is like for a duck to migrate cross-country, viewing the landscape from several thousand feet? More

Black-and-White Golden Mouse Postcard

black-and-white drawing of mouse on black background
Twelfth-grader Ryan Vernon of California High School in California won first place in the 9-12th-grade category for the 2011 Missouri Endangered Species Postcard Contest. More

Black-capped Chickadee

A Black-capped Chickadee
A Black-Capped Chickadee searches for food during the fall. More