From the Missouri Conservationist Magazine
August 2001 Issue

Back Cover

Early Season Squirrel Hunting

Squirrel hunter Lesley Rosenborough scans the treetops for squirrels. The Jefferson City firefighter spends much of his free time hunting and fishing. For squirrels, he prefers a .410 shotgun. He says his favorite technique is still hunting, slowly stalking through the woods with frequent stops to look and listen.

Also in this issue

Missouri Mosses

Mosses improve many environments, but moss can become a problem on rooftops, decks, walkways and outdoor structures.

A Lifelong Love Of Fishing

The Heritage Foundation helps a family nurture a new generation of anglers.

A Fine Kettle Of Fish

The new Lost Valley Hatchery will fuel Missouri's sportfishing into the 21st Century.

Rebirth Of An Urban Prairie

Reviving a prairie that somehow escaped both plow and pavement.

Afloat For Fish

Terrific scenery, abundant fish... little wonder float fishing remains a popular Ozark tradition.

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