From the Missouri Conservationist Magazine
July 1998 Issue

Back Cover

Green Frog

A green frog sits at the edge of a pool. Frogs and other aquatic wildlife are attracted to water gardens, if suitable habitat is found nearby. The designated season for harvesting green frogs and bullfrogs runs from June 30 to Oct. 31. -- Jim Rathert



Also in this issue

Ralph and Martha Perry Memorial Conservation Area

This large west-central Missouri area offers outdoor recreation for everyone.

Natural Antiques

Unique natural communities overlay the ancient St. Francois Mountains landscape.

Canepoling Cats

Get off the bank to catch catfish where they hide.

Tale of the Teeth

Peer deeply into a fish's mouth to learn about its feeding habits.

Wetlands Redux

The Eagle Bluffs experiment became an international wetlands showcase.

Water Gardening

Grow your own elegant community of aquatic plants.

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