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Fall Covey Headquarters Newsletter Available

Oct 01, 2010

This newsletter is aimed at cooperators and sports-people in Missouri to provide information on restoring quail. This is a joint effort of the Missouri Department of Conservation, USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service, and University of Missouri Extension.

Download the pdf.

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Photo of male northern bobwhite
Northern Bobwhite
Northern bobwhite, a type of quail, are ground-nesting grassland birds.

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Why Healthy Deer Matter and How You Can Help

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Why healthy deer matter how you can help: Missouri's white-tailed deer are valued for outdoor recreation, jobs and tourism. The work of keeping our deer herd healthy today is as important as the early work to restore them. Learn more about deer health, CWD, and mandatory testing in this week's Discover Nature Note.

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Halloween Creepers

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