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Openings still available for volunteers who wish to help with annual youth fishing event.
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Congratulations to Jason Reynolds on breaking the state record by catching a 2-pound, 11-ounce spotted bass on Truman Lake.
Youths from the Ferguson area spent an afternoon fishing and bonding with law enforcement personnel at Bellefontaine Conservation Area.
Biologists also monitoring new falcon nest at Thomas Hill Reservoir.
Learn the increasingly popular sport during this one-day youth clinic.
MDC congratulates all the Missouri student archers who took part in the national tournament.
Annual birding festival showcases conservation and ecology of wild birds.
Free event celebrates grassland heritage with bison, birds and wildflowers.
Learn the increasingly popular sport during a two-day class that includes a hands-on field experience.
Arkansas findings prompt additional sample collecting efforts in Missouri.
Conservation Department regulation banning feeding deer in 29 counties starts May 30.
Landowners can apply June 1 – July 15 for new program that pays them to allow public hunting, fishing, or wildlife viewing on enrolled private lands.
Waterfowl hunters will have seven days to register their preferred hunting blind sites for the electronic drawing.
Ages 7 to 17 can learn the time-honored skill of fishing for catfish.
Discover nature through Conservation Department’s annual free fishing weekend.
Southeast Missouri hosts two thirds of the state’s known invasive population.
Congratulations to Jonathon Randall on breaking the state record by shooting an 11-pound, 2-ounce river carpsucker with his bow and arrow.
Check for traffic and then move turtles across the road in the direction they are traveling.
Missouri is a great place to fish and fishing is a great way to celebrate Father’s Day.
Top harvest counties were Franklin, St. Clair, and Texas.
Investigation conducted by conservation agents uncovers sufficient evidence to file charges.
Register to attend a free series of courses introducing women to basics of shooting sports.
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