Content tagged with "Summer"

Cicadas and Their Killers

The middle of July through August is the time that we should be hearing annual, or dog-day, cicadas whining in the treetops around sunset. More
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Common Snapping Turtle Snaps at Camera

Common Snapping Turtle snaps at camera.
Common snapping turtle snaps at camera. More

Compass Plant (Leaves)

Photo of compass plant leaves
The leaves of compass plant are hairy and deeply cleft almost to the midrib, the lobes sometimes having secondary divisions. In full sun, the upright lower leaves turn their edges toward north and south, with the flat surfaces facing east and west, giving compass plant its common name. More

Crayfish Recipes

The "freshwater lobsters" of Missouri streams have as much flavor and nutrition as their sea-going cousins. More

Creature Feature: Godzilla Sequel?

Siren Mug Shot
Five hundred years ago maps from the old-world showed fantastic mythical beasts lurking ... More
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Critter Olympics

Catch Missouri's animal olympians in action. More

Deepening drought affects forests, fish, wildlife

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MDC is working with partners to address drought effects on citizens, forest, fish and wildlife. More