Bobcat at Peck Ranch Conservation Area
This short-tailed wild cat has a distinctive streaked and spotted pattern, a wide face and pointy ears often with black tufts.
In July, 2010, the Conservation Commission directed the Department to re-initiate development of an elk restoration plan.
Take a driving tour to view Missouri’s elk herd.
MDC protects and manages Missouri's fish, forest, and wildlife resources. We also facilitate your participation in resource-management activities, and we provide opportunities for you to use, enjoy and learn about nature.