July 2014

Bow Hunter

MDC offering bowhunter education course in Columbia

The two-day course is free, but registration is required by Aug. 17.

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rainbow trout

Youth fishing event set for Roaring River

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Young Dove Hunter

MDC to hold youth dove hunt on Columbia Bottom Conservation Area

The dove hunt and pre-hunt clinic are free, but the deadline for registration is July 31.

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Image of a channel catfish

Discover nature with MDC at State Fair in Sedalia Aug. 7-17

Visit MDC Conservation Building and Kid’s Discovery Room

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Blue-Winged Teal

Early teal season set, outlook bright

Duck stamps available online in Missouri this year.

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MDC delivers Volunteer Fire Assistance Program matching grants

Of the 177 fire departments receiving checks, 31 of those fire departments are in Missouri's southeast region.

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Discover Nature Girls Camp

MDC Discover Nature Girls Camp imparts new outdoor skills, fun outdoor memories

Our goal with this camp is to get more young women involved in the outdoors and conservation.

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Trees Work Poster Contest Winner Leslie Stephens

MDC awards Troy woman first place in Trees Work slogan contest

A Troy woman’s creativity helps design a new poster for statewide publicity campaign.

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dove hunt

MDC, NWTF, QF offer mentored hunts for first-time dove hunters

Conservation makes Missouri a great place to hunt doves. Mentored dove hunts on private and public sunflower fields will include mandatory hunter-orientation workshops.

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Musical Duo of Mike Fraser and Tenley Hansen

Join MDC Runge Nature Center for a free summer concert

Relax while listening to music duo Michael Fraser and Tenley Hansen perform on July 31.

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MDC plans temporary closing of Perry CA shooting range

The shooting range at the Ralph and Martha Perry Memorial Conservation Area will be closed for maintenance work during the week of July 28.

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Photo of mourning dove, adult female

MDC offers dove banding opportunity at Reed Wildlife Area

Space is limited and participants must register in advance by calling 816-622-0900.

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