Even before you set out to fish, decide whether you’re fishing for fun or fishing for food. This will help you choose gear and get ready to practice.
Check Elk/Bear Permit Application Results
Ozark Black Bass Season
Starting May 22.
If you care about crops and native wildlife, please do what you can to control invasive species when you landscape, farm, hunt, fish, camp, or explore nature.
September 1, 2021 to November 29, 2021
Don't Move Firewood
Tree-killing Pests Travel in Firewood
September 15, 2021 to November 12, 2021
Hunter education is required to purchase a firearms hunting permit in Missouri. Get more information about the details on hunter education requirements.
Interested in exploring the outdoors, but unsure where to start? It’s as easy as stepping out your door! Join host Jill Pritchard from the Missouri Department of Conservation as she explores everything nature has to offer