All persons who take or attempt to take wildlife for research or study purposes must possess a wildlife collector's permit.
This minisite includes the Wildlife Collector's Permit Application in two formats: Microsoft Word document and PDF. It also includes the Wildlife Collector's Permit Reporting Form in three formats: Excel, PDF and Word. Choose the formats that work for your circumstances.
Download, print, and fill out this application to own ring-necked pheasants and bobwhite quail for personal use only and not for sale, and to own one game mammal purchased from a licensed Missouri wildlife breeder.
MDC protects and manages Missouri's fish, forest, and wildlife resources.
We also facilitate your participation in resource-management activities, and we provide opportunities for you to use, enjoy and learn about nature.
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