From the Missouri Conservationist Magazine
March 2001 Issue

Back Cover

The Lure of Fishing

After the fun of catching foot-long crappie comes the pleasure of eating them. What a great payoff for a day spent outdoors! Missouri's fishing is starting to heat up. Whether your tastes lean toward catfish, bass, trout, panfish or walleye, now is the time to start planning some quality "spring-time" on the water.

Also in this issue

Watch Those Hooves

Allowing your cattle free run of your property may be costing you bucks.

The Wild Morels

Mushroom hunters log plenty of woods miles in search of succulence.

Bringing Back Quail

Here's a proven formula: Better habitat equals more quail.

Spring Peeper

Frog Music

Learn to identify the members of Missouri's amphibious chorus.

A Well-Managed Forest

Get help developing a "Big Plan" that will let you get the most from your woodlands.

This Issue's Staff:

Editor - Tom Cwynar
Managing Editor - Bryan Hendricks
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