From the Missouri Conservationist Magazine
August 1998 Issue

Back Cover

Blue Jay

Flowing or dripping water attracts wildlife -- especially birds -- to your yard for bathing and drinking. This young blue jay sips from a cast concrete fountain. - Jim Rathert

Also in this issue

The Game Call Carver

Kent Freeman's waterfowl and turkey calls are award-winning works of art.

They Might Be Giants

Big and colorful giant silk moths flutter through our woods and neighborhoods.

Getting Worked Up Over Black-powder Deer Rifles

Master the pioneer skill of "working up" an accurate, efficient hunting load.

Natural Missouri... from the Road

Even when glimpsed at highway speeds, native plants offer a sense of place.

Three Creeks by Horseback

Exploring this conservation area from high in the saddle.

And More...

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This Issue's Staff:

Editor - Tom Cwynar
Assistant Editor - Charlotte Overby
Managing Editor - Jim Auckley
Art Editor - Dickson Stauffer
Designer - Tracy Ritter
Artist - Dave Besenger
Artist - Mark Raithel
Photographer - Jim Rathert
Photographer - Cliff White
Staff Writer - Jim Low
Staff Writer - Joan McKee
Composition - Libby Bode Block
Circulation - Bertha Bainer