From the Missouri Conservationist Magazine
December 2005 Issue

Back Cover


Freshly fallen snow and a cold arctic air mass gave this American elm tree a striking appearance for a brief time in the early morning.—Jim Rathert

Also in this issue

Stewards of the Central Region

Citizens partner with Department staff to promote conservation and recreation.

Agents in Aircraft

When conservation agents go aloft, poachers have no place to hide.

Landowner Conservation

Private land management for personal and public gain.

The Center of It All

From bottomland to bluffs, you’ll never want for excitement in the heart of Missouri.

Community Conservation

Programs that support both urban and rural residents.

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