Missouri Conservationist: Oct 1998





Royalty and Tobacco Spitters

Once a kingly pursuit, quail shooting now appeals to the masses.

Looking at Lichens

Part algae, part fungi, these organisms merit more than a casual glance.

It's Called a Pit for a Reason

A pair of novice goose hunters register at the pit of despair.

Walk-em-up Turkeys

The fall season is search-and-scatter and walk, walk, walk.

Enjoying the Harvest

Don't let a wild game meal leave you chewing the fat.

Up, Up and Away

Spiders soar with the wind to spread their range.

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