From the Missouri Conservationist Magazine
June 1998 Issue

Back Cover

The Birding Collection and The Landscape Collection

This photograph of a prothonotary warbler, along with other pictures shown, adorn two new notecard collections offered by the Conservation Department. Cards are 4 1/2 inches wide by 6 inches tall and are in packages of 12, including envelopes.

The Birding Collection (NC0301) and the Landscape Collection (NC0302) cost $8.50 each, plus $2 postage and handling. Missouri residents must add 6.225 percent sales tax. Order card sets from the:

Conservation Department

P.O. Box 180

Jefferson City, MO 65102-0180

Attn: Nature Shop.


For credit card orders, call (573) 751-4115, ext. 325.

Also in this issue

Bois D'arc Opens a New Shooting Range

The Andy Dalton Shooting Range and Training Center Complex, named after former Conservation Commissioner Andy Dalton, opened in 1995.

Eine Kleine Nacht Musik

Crickets and katydids create "a little night music" of their own.

What's That Law For?

A marital debate about bait spawns a thoughtful argument.

The Population Debate

The numbers add up to big problems for farmland and wildlife resources.

Welcome to Bois D'Arc

This public hunting area near Springfield has evolved into a full-featured conservation area.

Stream of Consciousness

A blistering hot day on a smallmouth stream readjusts your thinking.

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