Content tagged with "Ozark"

'Be Prepared' Isn’t Just for Boy Scouts

In the logs woods, foresters may need to self-evacuate by splinting.
MDC employees take the “be prepared” out of the Boy Scout manual and into the log woods. More

2010 Firearms Deer Season Now in the Books

A good acorn crop resulted in fewer deer harvested this year, but there may be a silver lining in next year's harvest. More

2012 Elk Arrival - Radio-Collared Calf

MDC personnel put a radio collar on a recently born calf.
MDC staff put a radio collar on a recently born calf. The calf was born in Kentucky before transportation, with its mother, to Missouri.  In this photo, from left to right, MDC staff Steve Crider and Jake Rieken, MDC Director Bob Ziehmer and MDC Resource Scientist Lonnie Hansen. More

2014 Logger of the Year

MDC names Birch Tree man as 2014 Logger of the Year
The Missouri Department of Conservation named Scott 'Greg' Stark of Birch Tree and owner of Stark Logging the 2014 State Logger of the Year. Pictured from left to right: MDC Forestry Division Chief Lisa Allen, Greg Stark, Dusten Hanks of Crader Distributing, Ron Kile, MDC Forestry Field Programs Supervisor Jason Jensen, and MDC Resource Forester Gary Gognat. More