Missouri Conservationist: Oct 2004





In the Footsteps of Lewis and Clark

Conservation areas preserve the natural wonders marveled at by the Corps of Discovery.

If These Leaves Could Talk

"Some floated gently down in pairs, as if they were old friends traveling together."

Where the Buffalo Roam

Beat the winter doldrums with a nighttime gigging trip.

Deer Management for the Future

Hunters and landowners help develop new deer regulations.


A mysterious Helenium has its day in the sun.

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