February 2013

Storm-damaged trees require thoughtful care


Youth turkey hunting clinic offered March 30

The clinic north of Clinton is open to participants age 9 through 15. More

Backyard bird feeders helpful in a winter following drought

Backyard Bird Feeder
For more information on backyard bird feeding, visit MDC online at mdc.mo.gov/node/4629 More

New platforms improve accessibility at Bennett Spring

rainbow trout
Project is a joint effort of MDC, Missouri Conservation Heritage Foundation and Missouri Department of Natural Resources. More

More than 8,000 anglers expected at March 1 trout-park opener

rainbow trout
More than 25,000 trout will await them. More

Workshops at MDC Henges Shooting Range aim to improve turkey hunting skills

turkey hunting
Workshops are free and open to participants ages 11 and up. Advance registration is required. More

Renew hunting, fishing permits online with MDC e-Permits

Visit mdc.mo.gov and click on “Buy Permits” for easy and immediate purchase, printing and use. More

MDC offers TRIM grants for community forest improvements

Overstory research crew measuring trees
Grant applications due June 1. Help available through upcoming MDC workshops. More

Missouri NWTF names MDC Agent Killian as Wildlife Officer of the Year

Conservation Agent Killian named Wildlife Officer of the Year by NWTF

MDC offers landowner pond workshops in Cole and Morgan Counties

Workshops are free, but space is limited and participants must pre-register by March 17. More