From the Missouri Conservationist Magazine
February 2006 Issue

Back Cover

Youth Hunter

An immature bald eagle takes off in pursuit of a snow goose meal. Bald eagles develop the white head and tail of adulthood at 3 to 4 years of age. Large numbers of bald eagles winter in Missouri, and about 100 pairs nest here during summer. –Nappadol Paothong

Also in this issue

Wildlife Code Changes

2006 regulation changes provide more opportunities to enjoy the outdoors.

Educating the Educator

Workshops help teachers connect conservation to classwork.

Portrait of a Predator

Not just a pretty face, the red fox fills an important role in Missouri.

Damage Control

Department biologists specialize in identifying and managing nuisance wildlife.

Compass Course at Discovery Center

For Feet That Never Leave Asphalt

Connect with nature at the Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center in Kansas City.

This Issue's Staff:

Editor in Chief - Ara Clark
Managing Editor - Nichole LeClair
Art Director - Cliff White
Artist - Dave Besenger
Artist - Mark Raithel
Photographer - Jim Rathert
Writer/editor - Tom Cwynar
Staff Writer - Jim Low
Designer - Susan Fine
Circulation - Laura Scheuler