December 2011

Eagle Days at Squaw Creek showcases wildlife with wings

Phoenix at Squaw Creek Eagle Days
Eagles and waterfowl were the main draws at the 33rd annual Eagle Days Dec. 2-4 at the Squaw Creek National Wildlife Refuge near Mound City. More

Conservation agents wrap up firearms deer season poaching cases

Conservation Agent Brian Towe talks with a deer hunter
Conservation agents in southeast Missouri issued 225 citations and 238 written warnings for Wildlife Code violations during firearms deer season. More

More than the tail is white on this deer

Albino deer in woods
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Schools invited to fight litter through “No MOre Trash!” contest

MDC and MoDOT sponsor “Yes You CAN Make Missouri Litter-Free” trash-can contest. More

Hunters check 14,000 deer during antlerless season

Two portions of Missouri’s firearms deer season remain. More

Books, calendars, DVDs, even trees make great gifts

The Missouri Department of Conservation has gift ideas for the outdoors people on your holiday shopping list. More

Eagle Days program set for January in Springfield

Wintering Bald Eagles
Learn more about bald eagles on Jan. 21 and 22 at MDC's Springfield Conservation Nature Center. More