Missouri Conservationist: Aug 1996





Up an Ozark River

On perfect days, there is no better place to be than the Jacks Fork River.

Walking and Chewing Gum

On mastering the double haul and other subtleties of fly fishing.

Rattlesnake Weed

Perilla is used in cooking and adds a nice contrast to gardens.

Forests in a Looking Glass

This in-depth study of Missouri's forests spans several lifetimes.

Of Gravel and The River

Stream surveys tell us about Ozark waterways, their past and future.

Smallmouth Bass for the Seasons

As the seasons change, adjust your fishing tactics to catch more smallmouth bass.

Whip-poor-will Delight

The author's opinion of night calling birds undergoes a serious decline.

This Issue's Staff

Editor - Kathy Love
Assistant Editor - Tom Cwynar
Managing Editor - Jim Auckley
Art Director - Dickson Stauffer
Artist - Dave Besenger
Artist - Mark Raithel
Composition - Kevin Binkley
Photographer - Jim Rathert
Photographer - Paul Childress
Staff Writer - Joan McKee
Staff Writer - Charlotte Overby
Composition - Libby Bode Block
Circulation - Bertha Bainer