May 2014

A white-tailed deer doe and fawn with spots.

Conservation Department urges state-wide vigilance to protect white-tailed deer

Anyone who sees sick deer should report it to their local conservation agent or office.

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Angling for Trout

Maramec Spring Hatchery hosts Kids' Free Fishing Day

Young anglers will have opportunities to catch fish and learn about fishing at Maramec Spring Hatchery’s Kids’ Fishing Day on May 17 in St. James.

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Record Setting Spotted Sucker

Poplar Bluff man sets new state record with spotted sucker

Tyler Goodale of Poplar Bluff reeled in a record setting spotted sucker at Duck Creek Conservation Area.

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Indigo Bunting

Wings Over Weston celebrates birds and habitat

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turtle trapping

MDC invites public to help with turtle trapping study in Columbia

Volunteers will help trap and tag turtles, then release them back to the area they were found.

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Charlie Nelson and granddaughters fishing

MDC to host fishing instructor courses in Northeast Missouri

Anyone who has an interest in teaching others about fishing can become an instructor.

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Hunter Education

MDC offering Hunter Education skills session on MU campus

The hands-on skills session is a mandatory, second requirement to become hunter-education certified in Missouri

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Largemouth Bass

Use Find MO Fish free mobile app to locate fishing hotspots

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