Events

Location: Northeast Regional Office - 3500 S. Baltimore, Kirksville, MO 63501
Date: Sep 03, 2016 09:00 am - Sep 03, 2016 12:00 pm

The cable restraint training course addresses how to use cable restraints in a responsible manner to catch live foxes, coyotes and nuisance animals.

Location: Northeast Regional Office - Kirksville
Date: Sep 14, 2016 03:30 pm - Sep 14, 2016 04:30 pm

This Halloween, you might see make-believe zombies lumbering around seeking tricks-and-treats. These costumed creatures won’t eat your flesh or hijack your brain—that only happens in scary, made-up movies. For some animals, though, zombies are all too real. Join us to learn about Nature’s Zombies and their killers.

Location: Northeast Regional Office - Kirksville
Date: Sep 17, 2016 01:00 pm - Sep 17, 2016 02:00 pm

Join us to learn about the different snakes that call Missouri home, how to identify them and which are dangerous. We will have several snakes on display.

Location: Northeast Regional Office - Kirksville
Date: Sep 19, 2016 10:30 am - Sep 19, 2016 11:30 am

Missouri is blessed with a great variety of trees, shrubs, and vines. Their leaves turn at different times, so Missourians can enjoy a gorgeous fall color season that lasts for weeks! Join us to learn about which trees change colors and why.

Location: Northeast Regional Office - Kirksville
Date: Sep 21, 2016 03:30 pm - Sep 21, 2016 04:30 pm

Animals such as leeches, ticks, and mosquitoes survive by sucking blood. Other animals, such as spiders and robber flies, don’t stop with blood — they suck the very life from their prey. Luckily, nature is full of predators that keep these vampire-like animals in check. Join us to learn about Missouri’s Vampire hunters, their predators and prey!

Stay in Touch with MDC

Stay in Touch with MDC news, newsletters, events, and manage your subscription

Sign up

Our Magazines

Conservationist Magazine

Our monthly publication about conservation in Missouri--free to all residents.

Missouri Conservationist 09-2016

Xplor Magazine for kids

Xplor helps kids find adventure in their own backyard. Free to residents of Missouri.

xplor September/October