Missouri Conservationist: May 2003





Urban Food Chains

A simple desire to feed the birds may set up a food chain that includes predators and scavengers.

Tour de Fly

"God in his wisdom made the fly, And then forgot to tell us why." --Ogden Nash

The Cedar Solution

Bobwhite quail returned to the farm after I cut down the big cedar trees.

Right on Target

SMSU shooting team earns honors for marksmanship and maturity.

Image of an eurasian tree sparrow

The Eurasian Tree Sparrow

Our "local" sparrow draws birders from around the world

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 - Laura Scheuler