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MDC confirms black bear poached in Jefferson County

Investigation conducted by conservation agents uncovers sufficient evidence to file charges.

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Fishin’ Magicians fish for butterflies during May 13 program at Powder Valley Conservation Nature Center

Comic magician duo pulls butterflies out of pupae for an evening of education and entertainment.

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Closeup of smallmouth bass being held by fisherman.

Squirrel, black-bass seasons open Memorial Day weekend

Get more hunting and fishing information from MDC website at

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Twin Pines Conservation Center presents Nature at Night

Learn about animals that are active only at night.

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MDC provides grant for upgrades at Higginsville City Lake

Completed project makes lake more accessible for anglers and boaters

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Twin Pines Conservation Education Center hosts Family Fish Day

Twin Pines will host Family Fish Day, Saturday, May 21, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

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O’Fallon angler sets another state fishing record

Congratulations to James Lucas on setting the state record by catching an 8-pound, 6-ounce hybrid striped bass with a throwline on the Mississippi River.

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MDC Auction Vehicles

MDC to hold vehicle and equipment auction June 4 in Salem

View auction items and preregister day before or see list online at

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kid trout fishing

Kids' Fishing Day set for May 14 at Roaring River

Adult volunteers needed to help at free fishing event.

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MDC Cape Nature Center hosts two June canoeing programs

Learn to discover Missouri from a paddler’s view, the way it might’ve looked in the 1800s.

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