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Fritillary Butterfly

MDC Insect-O-Rama in St. Joe shows bugs can be fun

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A Day on the Confluence Boat Ride

MDC offers National Hunting and Fishing Day events around Missouri

Celebrate love of hunting, fishing, and the great outdoors during special activities.

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Cape Nature Center Water Snake

MDC Weird Science: Cape Nature Center snake gives virgin births

Snake parthenogenesis gives animal-care intern a surprise.

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Female Trout Angler

MDC Hosts Women’s Free Trout Fishing at Maramec Spring Park

Women are treated to a free day of fishing Sept. 12 at the trout park, which features Missouri’s fifth largest spring.

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Indigo Bunting

MDC seeks public input for Hazel Hill Lake plan

Public can comment on long-range plans for conservation area near Warrensburg.

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Discover Nature Fishing

MDC offers Discover Nature ̶ Fishing programs in northwest MO

Free classes teach families skills for successful fishing in northwest Missouri.

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Celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day with MDC in Moberly

The all-day event is Sept. 26.

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The workshop is free, but registration is required by Sept. 25.

MDC offers effective wingshooting workshop in Scotland County

The workshop is free, but registration is required by Sept. 25.

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Waterfowl Hunting

MDC Waterfowl Reservations open until Sept. 18

Apply online at under Waterfowl Reservations on the home page.

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Coyote in Winter

MDC offers cable-restraint-certification class in West Plains

Course is required for those who want to use cable-restraint devices during trapping season.

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