October 2013

Discover Nature with MDC at youth deer hunt and camp in Boone County

Deer hunting
Youth deer hunt is limited to five. Registration accepted through Oct. 23. More

Discover creatures of the night during guided hike at MDC Busch Conservation Area

Advanced registration is required for the Oct. 12 by calling 636-441-4554. More

MDC confirms mountain lion sighting in Shannon County

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

Missouri waterfowl hunting forecast: Loads of ducks!

Three drake mallards on camouflage tarp with duck calls
With favorable weather, the 2013-14 season could be one of the best in recent memory. More

MDC's Runge Nature Center hosting Beast-Bop-A-Loo-Bop for preschoolers

The event is free, but pre-registration by Oct. 9 is required. More

Felony conviction obtained in illegal wildlife spotlighting case

Report tips about poaching to Operation Game Thief at 1-800, 392-1111. More

MDC stocks trout at Jackson’s Rotary Lake

rainbow trout
Nov. 1 marks opening of catch-and-release winter trout season in lakes around the state. More

Discover Nature with MDC and Quail Forever at youth pheasant hunt

Pre-registration is required and the hunt is limited to 16 participants. More

Join Cape Nature Center in fight against "Alien Invaders" at upcoming program

If you love the Men in Black movies, you’ll love Alien Invaders! More

MDC invites public to share ideas about management of Millsap Bridge Access

Public comment period for Millsap Bridge Access plan will close Oct. 31. More