From the Missouri Conservationist Magazine
May 2004 Issue

Back Cover

Floating

image of canoerMany Missourians love to spend summer days relaxing in a canoe, watching the turtles and kingfishers along the river and letting the current carry them downstream. -- Cliff White

Also in this issue

Stash That Trash!

Small, red mesh bags keep tons of litter from Missouri's floatable streams.

family fishing

Daddy, I Got One

After a single fishing trip, your child may be hooked.

Image of a spotted salamander

Some Like It Wet

Each spring, salamanders migrate to ephemeral pools for the breeding season.

It's a Capital Idea

Runge Conservation Nature Center tops the list of places to visit in Jefferson City.

hunter with dogs

Owning a Good Gun Dog

A dog born to hunt must still be molded into a hunter.

This Issue's Staff:

Editor - Tom Cwynar
Managing Editor - Bryan Hendricks
Art Director - Ara Clark
Artist - Dave Besenger
Artist - Mark Raithel
Photographer - Jim Rathert
Photographer - Cliff White
Staff Writer - Jim Low
Staff Writer - Joan McKee
Circulation - Laura Scheuler