July 2013

Peregrine falcon nests in Kansas City area produce 13 young birds

peregrine falcon

Share ideas about management of MDC Rockwoods Reservation online and at open house

Sampling Pancakes at Rockwoods Maple Sugar Festival
Bring ideas to Aug. 5 open house or share them online through Aug. 8. More

Tips for avoiding tick-borne illness

Image of a tick.
A few simple precautions can dramatically reduce the potential for infection. More

MDC is looking for governor’s mansion Christmas tree

eastern redcedar tree
Let your evergreen shine on as the centerpiece of 2013 holiday festivities at governor’s mansion. More

MDC offers white-tail deer management workshop in Warrensburg

White Tailed Deer
To register for the Sept. 7 progam, call the MDC Kansas City Regional Office at 816-622-0900. More

MDC and NWTF offer youth outdoor skills event in Warrensburg

Activities offered will include trap shooting, shotgun patterning, game calling, archery, fishing and more More

Lee’s Summit archer takes third at NASP world championship

Shelby Winslow won third place at NASP World Championship

Dove banding program offered at MDC Bellefontaine Conservation Area

Photo of mourning dove, adult female

MDC issues illegal hand fishing citations in northwest Missouri

Catfish reproduction and populations can be harmed by hand fishing because brood fish are removed from nests. More

MDC Discover Nature Field Day connects KC youths with outdoors

Discover Nature Field Day with Snake at Reed Wildlife Area