Missouri Conservationist: Dec 1997





KC's Champion of Trees

Chuck Brasher has spent a lifetime planting and caring for Kansas City's trees.


A memory of sharing an apple and petting the dogs remains long after the details of the hunt have faded.


Anglers have a world of good friends and fishing information at their fingertips.

Honey Comb Crunch

Mites are ravaging Missouri's wild and domestic honeybees.

The Plant Sleuths

Botanists are hot on the trail of some of Missouri's rarest plant species.

This Issue's Staff

Editor - Tom Cwynar
Assistant Editor - Charlotte Overby
Managing Editor - Jim Auckley
Art Editor - Dickson Stauffer
Designer - Tracy Ritter
Artist - Dave Besenger
Artist - Mark Raithel
Photographer - Jim Rathert
Photographer - Cliff White
Staff Writer - Jim Low
Staff Writer - Joan McKee
Composition - Libby Bode Block
Circulation - Bertha Bainer