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There were more than 800 people attending the Missouri Natural Resources Conference in the past few days.
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.
“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.
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.
The first of 16 public meetings on Missouri deer management started with a crowd of more than 600 people in Springfield last night.
It’s that time of year when litter blows about on the bare ground and it’s so very obvious, so very ugly.
The Year of the Frog has begun!
We protect and manage the fish, forest, and wildlife of the state. We facilitate and provide opportunity for all citizens to use, enjoy, and learn about these resources.