It was cared for by Native Americans, named by French explorers, sustained by fire, and when the steel plow broke it; it fed the world. The tallgrass prairie is America's original landscape. Learn more about this special habitat and where you can explore remaining Missouri prairies in this week's Discover Nature Note.
COOL OFF on the water this summer. Find tips and places to go, and see where the Beatles floated on one of Missouri's most scenic riverways in this week's Discover Nature Note. Celebrate Missouri's water heritage this Bicentennial year.
Ch-Ch-Ch-Changes. All insects begin life in an egg, but through metamorphosis, they transform into adults. Some look the same, others have different features, and many hang in suspended animation. Check out these changes in this week's Discover Nature Note.