August 2012

Wildlife habitat workshop teaches native timber and prairie management

Workshop is bi-state cooperative program organized by MDC and Iowa regional offices of National Wild Turkey Federation. More

Powder Valley Nature Center to host free deer management workshop for landowners

Photo of a White Tailed Buck.

Bowfishing nabs new state record river carpsucker

state record river carpsucker
Previous record stood mere three weeks. More

Applications open Sept. 1 for waterfowl hunting reservations

Applications for Grand Pass, Eagle Bluffs and Otter Slough will be handled under Quick Draw again this year. More

MDC offers bright side for drought-lowered fishing ponds

Low water offers a good time to make improvements in ponds. More

MDC feral hog removal efforts making progress on public lands

Image of a feral hog
Call MDC if you see feral hogs and call OGT if you see someone transporting or releasing them. More

Missouri anglers can get hooked with MDC "Find MO Fish" mobile app

Find MO Fish App
View location maps, get driving directions and find exact locations of underwater fish structures. More

Bowhunters needed for MDC wildlife observation survey

Bow Hunting
This is an easy and very valuable way for bowhunters to get involved in helping MDC manage Missouri’s wildlife resources. More

Fish kill reported at Lake Contrary in St. Joseph


Deepening drought affects forests, fish, wildlife

MDC is working with partners to address drought effects on citizens, forest, fish and wildlife. More

Changes in store at popular southeast dove hunting areas

Young boy dove hunting with over-ear protection
Hunters are preparing now for permit, draw and check-in changes in southeast Missouri. More