Blog Posts from Fresh Afield - 2008

Missouri Natural Resources Conference Looks Ahead

Feb 01, 2008

There were more than 800 people attending the Missouri Natural Resources Conference in the past few days.

Volunteers Dedicated to Hunter Safety

Jan 25, 2008

As I sat at the awards ceremony honoring central Missouri’s volunteer hunter education instructors this week, I was struck by the great sense of good will and commitment they share.

Land Trusts Protecting Paradise?

Jan 22, 2008

“Pave paradise, put up a parking lot” is what comes to mind when I think of the changes popping up each day in the land I see.

New Park Along the Current River

Jan 14, 2008

Waking up to the calls of morning birds and a view of the sparkling ribbon of water below pine trees are two of the simple pleasures that will make a new state park in Shannon County a perfect destination.

First Deer Meeting Over, More to Come

Jan 09, 2008

The first of 16 public meetings on Missouri deer management started with a crowd of more than 600 people in Springfield last night.

Missouri Students Can the Litter

Jan 07, 2008

It’s that time of year when litter blows about on the bare ground and it’s so very obvious, so very ugly.

Year of the Frog

Jan 04, 2008

The Year of the Frog has begun!