Nature films and documentaries will be shown indoors on Dec. 26 at MDC's Burr Oak Woods Nature Center in Blue Springs. But the exhibit area also has comfortable places to watch wildlife visiting the bird feeders outside the center's windows. This wild turkey paid a visit during a snow a few winters ago.
In Missouri, cable restraints can be used to take furbearers from November 15 through January 31 the following year by trappers who have successfully completed a cable-restraint training course, validated by a certified instructor.
During the holidays and into the New Year a lot of people reflect and recalibrate their sights on what is important to them. Before and during the hunting season, examining what it takes to have a quality hunt can also be helpful.
MDC protects and manages Missouri's fish, forest, and wildlife resources. We also facilitate your participation in resource-management activities, and we provide opportunities for you to use, enjoy and learn about nature. Read more about our mission.