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November 2011

Ozark Hellbenders developing at St. Louis Zoo

St. Louis Zoo and MDC announce world’s first captive breeding of Ozark Hellbenders

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Decade-long collaboration of Zoo and federal, state scientists yields 63 baby Hellbenders.

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Photo of three hunters with a 23-point buck in velvet.

Antlered female deer crop up in Missouri’s deer harverst

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It’s a mixed-up, muddled-up, shook-up world for some white-tailed deer.

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November deer harvest tops last year’s figure

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Missouri’s robust deer herd continues to pump millions into the state’s economy annually and supports 11,000 Show-Me State jobs.

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Photo of two whooping cranes in flight.

Whooping cranes pay rare visit to southwest Missouri

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What a hunter thought might be someone in trouble turned out to be a flock of rare birds with 7-foot wingspans.

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MDC offers private-landowner burn workshop in Independence

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American Bald Eagle catching a fish

Eagles Days set at Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge

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Eagle Days at Squaw Creek Dec. 3 and 4 will feature nation’s symbol and thousands of waterfowl.

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Telecheck: A multi-tool for hunters, conservation agents

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Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) agents are finding the Telecheck system has some advantages when it comes to investigating illegal harvests.

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rainbow trout

Winter trout fishing begins at three Kansas City area locations

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A green and silver fish splashed with crimson is back in Kansas City for the winter. Rainbow trout were recently stocked at some area lakes to offer the public additional winter fishing opportunities.

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Luke Boenker take first Missouri deer with atlatl

St. Louis County hunter becomes first in the state to take deer with atlatl

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St. Louis County hunter bags first deer in Missouri to be taken with an atlatl.

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Photo of bald eagle hunting over open water

Discover Nature with Eagle Days

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MDC offers events at locations around the state along with other viewing opportunities.

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Fishing at James A. Reed Memorial Wildlife Area

Conservation milestones arrive for Kansas City and Missouri

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MDC 75th anniversary celebration began this fall. Milestone anniversaries are also approaching for MDC areas in the Kansas City area.

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