Missouri Conservationist: Aug 2003





A License to Fish

First they fished for food and for the market, then people discovered the joy of sport fishing.

Wild Turkeys and Creeks

Missouri's many turkey placenames attest to the historical importance of the big birds.

High School Students Go WILD!

Wild Game 101 teaches students to appreciate the flavor and value of wild game.

Making Mussels

Biologists help strengthen mussel populations, turning back the tide of extinction.

Little Trees, Big Benefits

When it comes to trees, bigger isn't always better.

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