June 2012

Discover nature with MDC frogging clinic in Sweet Springs

Image of American Bullfrog
Enjoy family fun at frogging clinic on July 20 at Blind Pony Hatchery. More

Discover nature in Hannibal with MDC catfish camp

flathead catfish
Free two-day catfish camp Aug. 25-26 is a great opportunity for families to enjoy the outdoors together. More

Crayfish Regulation Discussions Continue

large green and rusty-brown grayfish
Conservation officials will use the time to address concerns of bait shops and fish farms. More

Upper Mississippi Duck Blind Drawing July 14

Duck Hunting
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MDC and DU team up to celebrate 75 years with Wetlands Fun Day

B.K. Leach Conservation Area
Discover nature at 75th Anniversary Celebration and Wetlands Fun Day on June 30 at B.K. Leach Conservation Area near Elsberry in Lincoln County. More

Endangered American burying beetles return to Missouri

American Burying Beetle Release by Bob Merz
In June 2012, Bob Merz and a group of conservation organizations reintroduced zoo-bred endangered American burying beetles to Missouri's Wah'Kon-Tah Prairie. More

No Boundaries fishing day a success at Longview Lake

No Boundaries Fishing Day group at Longview Lake
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Free fishing on Saturday at Bass Pro in Columbia.

Enjoy Free Fishing Days at Bass Pro. More

Fish kill among carp at Blue Springs Lake

The carp losses could benefit the other sport fish in the lake that compete for food and habitat. More

Fisherman doubles his fun with record carpsucker

Nicholas J. Wray proudly displays his state-record carpsucker.
One angler has cornered the market for river carpsucker records. More

Neosho’s conservation partnership efforts to be honored

MDC will recognize the city of Neosho for conservation efforts on June 10 at CFM board meeting in Neosho. More