From the Missouri Conservationist Magazine
July 2007 Issue

Back Cover

“I am the Next Generation of Conservation”

John Leuken of northern Harrison County is a third-generation cattle farmer. He calls his farm “Rolling Prairie Ranch.” John is currently working on several projects with the Conservation Department and the Natural Resources Conservation Service, such as tree removal and management-intensive grazing to improve grassland bird habitat. 

Also in this issue

Counting Fish

Late-night arithmetic adds up to improved fishing.

Boy Scouts of America

Scouts have been doing “Good Turns” for conservation for nearly a century.

Treemendous Benefits

Ten ways that trees improve the quality of our lives.

This Issue's Staff:

Editor in Chief - Ara Clark
Managing Editor - Nichole LeClair
Art Director - Cliff White
Writer/editor - Tom Cwynar
Staff Writer - Bonnie Chasteen
Staff Writer - Jim Low
Staff Writer - Arleasha Mays
Photographer - Noppadol Paothong
Photographer - David Stonner
Artist - Dave Besenger
Artist - Mark Raithel
Designer - Les Fortenberry
Circulation - Laura Scheuler