October 2013

MDC needs hunter help with CWD sampling in north-central Missouri

A 10-point white-tailed deer buck stands in a field.
Effort is for deer harvested in Adair, Chariton, Linn, Macon, Randolph and Sullivan counties. More

Help wanted containing chronic wasting disease

The Missouri Department of Conservation asks hunters to help protect the state’s deer herd. More

Autumn is a great time for trout fishing

rainbow trout
Missouri’s trout parks, streams, and lakes are more beautiful than ever right now. More

MDC hosting rifle “sight-in” day Nov. 9 at Scrivner Road Conservation Area

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Scout ahead for best waterfowl hunting conditions at Four Rivers Conservation Area

Three drake mallards on camouflage tarp with duck calls
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Autumn colors inspire natural dye program at Cape Nature Center

Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center
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Hunters check 600 deer in urban hunt

Five portions of the firearms deer season remain. More

Conservation Department surplus property auction unaffected by federal government shutdown

The sale will take place Oct. 19 in Salem, as scheduled. More

Colorful hills and hollows on display at 27th annual Poosey Conservation Area fall driving tour

Fall color along Pike’s Lake at Poosey Conservation Area
Autumn color and conservation traditions will be celebrated on Oct. 20 at annual fall driving tour. More

Quick Draw application period approaching

“Poor-line”waterfowl hunters get more spots this year. More