January 2014

MDC offers prescribed burn workshop Feb. 15 in Clark County

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

MDC offers prescribed fire workshop in Boonville

prescribed fire
The Feb. 22 workshop is free, but you must pre-register by Feb. 19. More

Apply now for managed turkey hunts

Photo of two male wild turkeys displaying
This year’s hunts have something for everyone, including youths, archers, and hunters with disabilities. More

MDC offers prescribed burn workshop in Warrensburg

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

MDC offers Eagle Days in Schell City on Feb. 8

Bald Eagle with Fish Catch on Ice
Both indoor exhibits and outdoor eagle viewing will be offered. All programs are free. More

DNA testing confirms canine shot in Wayne County is a wolf

Canine shot in Wayne County

Join MDC for Day with Wildlife in Vienna Jan. 18

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

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

metallic, emerald-green beetle on ash leaf
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. More

MDC offers prescribed fire workshop in Moniteau County

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

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

Pancake Samples at Rockwoods Reservation 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. More

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

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

Eagle Days at Old Chain of Rocks Bridge happening next weekend

American Bald Eagle catching a fish