Missouri Conservationist: May 2001





The Bird Man Of Oregon County

A love of falcons and falconry guides a conservationist's life.

Gun Dog Training Basics

It takes plenty of home work to turn an apt dog into a hunting scholar.

Mother's Day Fishing Trip

A holiday outing recruits mom into the ranks of Missouri anglers.

photo contest, King Rail

King Rails

Seldom heard and less often seen, these colorful marsh birds continue to lose "ground" in Missouri.

Right In Your Own Backyard

Studiously neglecting your yard work rewards you with color and variety.

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