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Alligator Snapping Turtle, Dorsal View

Image of alligator snapping turtle, dorsal view
Alligator snapping turtle, dorsal view. More

Alligator Snapping Turtle, Ventral View

Image of alligator snapping turtle, ventral view
Alligator snapping turtle, ventral view. More

Amanita (Unknown Species)

Photo of an unknown amanita mushroom with a yellow cap
Eating only a tiny amount of a poisonous amanita species can be deadly. Experienced mushroom hunters avoid amanitas for this reason. Identification can be difficult. Don't eat any parasol-shaped mushrooms with white gills. Several experienced mushroom hunters asked to identify the one in this picture cannot say for sure what it is. More

American Woodcock

woodcock
A migratory species, American woodcock visit Missouri in the fall and spring on their way to and from their wintering grounds in the southeastern states. More

Ancient Snag

Some dead or dying cypress trees at Allred Lake are 500 years old.
Annual growth rings prove the oldest trees at Allred Lake date back more than 500 years. More