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MDC offers bowhunter education class on Aug. 13

News from the region

Southwest
Jul 29, 2016

Free course will be taught at MDC's Andy Dalton Shooting Range in Greene County.

Bowhunter

MDC invites kids to free fishing day at Roaring River

News from the region

Southwest
Jul 22, 2016

Educational seminars will also be part of Aug. 20 Kids' Fishing Day event.

Mother and child fishing.

Husband and wife honored for hunter education efforts

News from the region

Southwest
Jul 20, 2016

MDC recognizes Springfield's Dale and Julie Garner for their volunteer instructional work.

Julie and Dale Garner

Long-time conservation agent wins hunter education honor

News from the region

Southwest
Jul 20, 2016

MDC recognizes Laclede County agent Walt Hutton for teaching efforts.

Laclede County Conservation Agent Walt Hutton (third from left) has received the Missouri Department of Conservation's (MDC) 2015 Hunter Education Conservation Agent Instructor of the Year. Also pictured are (from left) former MDC Director Bob Ziehmer, MD

MDC conservation agent brings experience to new job

News from the region

Southwest
Jul 18, 2016

Long-time Johnson County agent Zielke transfers to Greene County Aug. 1.

Conservation Agent Kevin Zielke

MDC's Bushwhacker Lake switches to managed deer hunts

News from the region

Southwest
Jun 28, 2016

Application period for area's six managed hunts begins July 1.

Three deer in a conservation area

Tree health in the Ozarks, a growing concern

News from the region

Ozark
Southwest
Southeast
Jun 03, 2016

People with tree concerns or questions can get answers at June 18 event.

This view from Stegall Mountain on Peck Ranch Conservation Area shows just a portion of the forested Ozarks.

MDC Family Fishing Fair set for Shepherd of the Hills

News from the region

Southwest
May 27, 2016

Catching fish, education, entertainment all part of June 11 event.

Kids fishing

MDC's Community Conservation Grants help urban habitats

News from the region

Southwest
May 27, 2016

Upcoming meetings in Springfield, Joplin will offer information on how to apply for community conservation grants.

Urban Conservation

Kellogg Lake Kids' Fishing Day planned for June 11

News from the region

Southwest
May 27, 2016

Openings still available for volunteers who wish to help with annual youth fishing event.

Kids fishing

MDC increases CWD surveillance in southern Missouri

News from the region

Southwest
May 16, 2016

Arkansas findings prompt additional sample collecting efforts in Missouri.

A deer infected with CWD standing next to a structure.

MDC plans archery instructor training class

News from the region

Southwest
May 03, 2016

Free May 24 class will be held at O'Reilly-Tefft Gym n Springfield.

Archery Instructor Course

Kids' Fishing Day set for May 14 at Roaring River

News from the region

Southwest
May 03, 2016

Adult volunteers needed to help at free fishing event.

kid trout fishing

Youth fishing event set for May 7 at Bennett Spring

News from the region

Southwest
Apr 28, 2016

Education stations will also be part of free Kids Fishing Day event.

Kids Fishing Day at Bennett Springs State Park

MDC invites public to April 23 naturescaping program

News from the region

Southwest
Mar 31, 2016

Attendees at Joplin event will receive free native trees and shrubs to take home.

Tree awards go to Springfield schools, Marshfield board

News from the region

Southwest
Mar 28, 2016

Springfield Public Schools, Marshfield Tree City USA board win state arbor awards.

Trout fishing prospects look good at Lake Taneycomo

News from the region

Southwest
Mar 22, 2016

MDC predicts winter trout losses will have little impact on angling prospects in 2016.

Trout Fishing at Lake Taneycomo

Now is time to sign up for MDC's Discover Nature Fishing

News from the region

Southwest
Mar 18, 2016

Free series of clinics will introduce families to the fun of fishing.

New MDC private land conservationist is in familiar territory

News from the region

Southwest
Mar 11, 2016

Dave Darrow to work in Jasper and Barton counties where he was wildlife biologist.

Dave Darrow

MDC tree planting workshop to be held in Joplin

News from the region

Southwest
Mar 07, 2016

People can get helpful information at free clinic on March 14.

Tree Planting

MDC tree planting workshops scheduled for March

News from the region

Southwest
Mar 01, 2016

Free clinics being held for Joplin, Aurora and Anderson.

Tree Planting

MDC program in Lebanon highlights turkey hunting fundamentals

News from the region

Southwest
Mar 01, 2016

Free March 25 turkey hunting clinic in Lebanon has good tips for youths and adults.

Turkey Hunter

MDC assists Springfield marketplace with patio project

News from the region

Southwest
Feb 16, 2016

Urban project shows how conservation enriches economy and quality of life.

MDC to hold Vulture Venture at Shepherd of Hills Hatchery

News from the region

Southwest
Feb 08, 2016

Feb. 20 event highlights how these birds benefit us.

vultures

MDC invites duck hunters to meetings in Springfield, Joplin

News from the region

Southwest
Feb 08, 2016

Zone workshops in March will give hunters chances to offer input.

Duck Hunting with Dog

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Lucas Bond
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573-815-7900
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Conservation Headquarters
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Joe Jerek
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Conservation Headquarters
573-522-4115
Francis Skalicky
(Southwest)
Francis.Skalicky@mdc.mo.gov
Southwest Regional Office
417-895-6880
Dan Zarlenga
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St. Louis Regional Office
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