Missouri Conservationist: Mar 2005





Missouri's Most Irritating Plant

For instigating itches, rashes and discomfort, few plants can compete with poison ivy.

Manage Missouri's Catfish

A plan proposes managing each catfish species separately to improve catfishing across the state.

The Patron "Saint" of Panfish Anglers

A panfishing float on the St. Francis River has many redeeming qualities.

Watch Those Lines!

Set-line abuse wastes fish and endangers others.

Nature's Praying Predator

Going eye to eye with the dragon of the insect world.

This Issue's Staff

Editor - TomCwynar
Managing Editor - Nichole LeClair
Art Editor - 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