From the Missouri Conservationist Magazine
September 2004 Issue

Back Cover

Sweet Onion

image of sweet onionsWild onion, sometimes called fall glade onion, provides a rich splash of color on limetone glades in southern Missouri from July through September. -- Jim Rathert

Also in this issue

Entrusted to the Future

Many property owners find comfort in preserving their land for others to enjoy and love.

Scattergunning for Squirrels

The biggest challenge in hunting squirrels with a shotgun is keeping pellets out of the meat.

Wood Duck Banding and Nesting

Volunteers sustain an important wood duck study at Eagle Bluffs Conservation Area.

Savoring Venison

Venison, the healthiest red meat of all, grows wild in Missouri.

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