December 2012

MDC confirms photo of mountain lion in DeKalb County

Mountain Lion in DeKalb County
Widely scattered sightings have been confirmed in Missouri and likely will continue. More

Conservation Commission sets 2013 turkey, deer season dates

White Tailed Deer
Early action helps hunters who must plan vacation ahead of time. More

MDC seeks recycled Christmas trees from St. Louis area to benefit fish and anglers

Used natural Christmas trees will be used to create fish habitat. More

Give the gift of nature

The Conservation Department has lots of holiday shopping ideas. More

Missouri Western students honored by The Wildlife Society

Missouri Western State University Chapter of The Wildlife Society
Many activities are done in partnership with MDC staff in northwest Missouri. More

MDC conservation area improvements near Macon help anglers and hunters with mobility challenges

Thomas Hill Reservoir Conservation Area Fishing Jetty
MDC is committed to making its programs, services and outdoor resources available for all Missourian’s to enjoy and to discover nature. More

NASP world student-archery championship to be held in St. Louis

Archers at 2012 MoNASP State Tournament
More Missouri student archers expected to participate through MoNASP, which is funded and coordinated by MDC and CFM in partnership with Missouri schools and organizations. More

Hunters check 15,000 deer during antlerless season

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