March 2014

Celebrate MO trees during Arbor Days in April

Children plant a tree.
Trees Work in so many ways for our health, wealth, environment, and happiness. More

Annual Wetlands for Kids Day set for April 5

Wetlands for Kids Day Aquarium

Bash Trash in April with MDC and MoDOT Annual Trash Bash

No MOre Trash! 2014 Peanut Pin
Do spring cleaning outdoors and help fight litter through annual No MOre Trash! Bash during April. More

MDC offers Discover Nature Girls Camp at SEMO Youth Camp

Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center
This free, three-day, two-night experience is aimed at introducing girls ages 11 to 15 to outdoor skills in a supportive learning environment. More

Dogwoods, redbuds could bloom early this year

flowering dogwood tree
Accelerated tree blooming could reduce the length of spring allergy season. More

MDC Runge Nature Center hosting Wings over Water

Bald Eagle

MDC Runge Nature Center to host turkey hunting program

Photo of two male wild turkeys displaying

Discover nature with MDC through women’s outdoor-skills weekend

May 30 to June 1 weekend of outdoor fun will teach hands-on outdoor skills. Registration deadline is April 25. More

MDC helps sponsor 6th Annual Confluence Trash Bash, happening tomorrow

Annual Confluence Trash Bash Participants

Conservation Commission honors firefighters

Ozark Gateway Fire Chiefs Association recognized by MDC
Ozark Gateway Fire Chiefs Association recognized with proclamation at Missouri Conservation Commission March meeting in Branson. More

Thinking about a timber sale? MDC advises "Call Before You Cut!"

Forest Management
Get professional advice to maximize benefits to wallets, families, and land. More