Missouri Conservationist: Jul 2005





The Origin of a Fish

It’s hard to know whether you’ve caught a wild or a hatchery-produced trophy.

Fishing With a Paintbrush

When it comes to fly-tying, any material you can find might do the trick.

Field of Teams

The Youth Conservation Corps teaches leadership, teamwork and the value of hard work.

"Hunting and Fishing Partners - and Married"

Being married helps Doug and Carmen McNeely enjoy more time outdoors together.

Image of a redear sunfish

Remarkable Redears

These bullish bream have a taste for escargot.

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