January 2014

Rabbit Hunter Holly Spain

MDC offers Women’s Rabbit Hunt on Feb. 8 in SEMO

The registration deadline for the Feb. 8 event is Feb. 3.

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controlled burns

MDC offers prescribed burn workshop Feb. 15 in Clark County

The workshop is free, however pre-registration is required by Feb. 10.

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Photo of two male wild turkeys displaying

Apply now for managed turkey hunts

This year’s hunts have something for everyone, including youths, archers, and hunters with disabilities.

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controlled burns

MDC offers prescribed burn workshop in Warrensburg

Jan. 29 free workshop is for landowners or property managers who wish to improve wildlife or grazing habitat.

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Bald Eagle with Fish Catch on Ice

MDC offers Eagle Days in Schell City on Feb. 8

Both indoor exhibits and outdoor eagle viewing will be offered. All programs are free.

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Pancake Samples at Rockwoods Reservation Maple Sugar Festival

Sample sweet treats from trees at Rockwoods Reservation’s Maple Sugar Festival

Maple Sugar Festival will take place Feb. 1 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and is open to the whole family at no cost.

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Canine shot in Wayne County

DNA testing confirms canine shot in Wayne County is a wolf

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Wild Turkeys

Join MDC for Day with Wildlife in Vienna Jan. 18

All parts of the event are free and open to the public.

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metallic, emerald-green beetle on ash leaf

MDC scientist says extreme cold had little impact on EAB in Missouri

There could be more of an impact on insect’s survival rate if it gets warm for a couple of days and then temps drop severely.

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prescribed fire

MDC offers prescribed fire workshop in Moniteau County

Register by Feb. 12 for Feb. 15 workshop on how to effectively and safely use prescribed fire.

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Great Horned Owl

Go on the prowl for owls with MDC at Runge Nature Center

Discover nature and explore the fascinating lives of these winged nighttime hunters from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Jan. 23.

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American Bald Eagle catching a fish

Eagle Days at Old Chain of Rocks Bridge happening next weekend

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