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Confined Wildlife Regulations Proposal

  Join the conversation and share your thoughts on these proposed regulations to keep Missouri's deer herd healthy. Comment now. More

Deer Management Open Houses

Come to one of our upcoming public open houses to learn how and why we manage Missouri's deer, and to offer your feedback. More

Greater Prairie-Chicken (Displaying Male)

Photo of a male greater prairie-chicken in courtship display
Now endangered in Missouri, prairie-chickens breed from March through May. Cocks visit booming grounds (leks), where they dance, call, and fight among themselves. Hens visit the lek and select the most fit mate; mating occurs on the lek during April. More

River Otter

photo of river otter
Photo of river otter. More

"Basic Reloading: Metallic Cartridges" class rescheduled

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Class rescheduled for 6 to 9 p.m. on March 28 at MDC Central Regional Office in Columbia. More

'Be Prepared' Isn’t Just for Boy Scouts

In the logs woods, foresters may need to self-evacuate by splinting.
MDC employees take the “be prepared” out of the Boy Scout manual and into the log woods. More
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'Tis the Season

'Tis the season to get together with family and friends … even those who we may not always see eye to eye with. In a similar vein, that is what the North American Conservation Wetlands Act is about. More

... In all the wrong places

Four Conservation Department employees subdue a mature whitetail buck.
One deer's search for love led him to the Conservation's central office. More
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