From the Missouri Conservationist Magazine
October 2002 Issue

Back Cover

Color worth complimenting

image for fall colorThe hues and tones of cottonwood, sugar maple and black willow present a subtle and pleasing autumn vignette. The river hills along Missouri’s major rivers, where sugar maples and ashes predominate, often offer the season’s most colorful displays.

Also in this issue

Kids, Quail, Dogs & Horses

Hunters who are passionate about their sport give troubled kids a glimpse of life's possibilities.

Natural Attachments

Thorns, needles prickles and Velcro-like seeds help protect and propagate plants.

Raccoon Pockets

A simple set takes advantage of a raccoon's curiosity.

This Issue's Staff:

Editor - Tom Cwynar
Managing Editor - Bryan Hendricks
Art Editor - Dickson Stauffer
Designer - Les Fortenberry
Artist - Dave Besenger
Artist - Mark Raithel
Photographer - Jim Rathert
Photographer - Cliff White
Staff Writer - Jim Low
Staff Writer - Joan McKee
Circulation - Bertha Bainer