Missouri Conservationist: April 2017




Bright yellow compass plant

Safeguarding Our Glades

Dedicated conservation partners help restore and protect Missouri’s unique micro deserts

A robin feeding baby birds worms

What’s in a Nest?

Scientists monitor nests to study the health of birds and changes to the landscape.

Jake and his daughter with her first turkey

After the Harvest

Helping a young hunter get her first turkey from field to table.

And More...

This Issue's Staff

Editor - Angie Daly Morfeld
Art Director - Cliff White
Associate Editor - Bonnie Chasteen
Staff Writer - Heather Feeler
Staff Writer - Kristie Hilgedick
Staff Writer - Joe Jerek
Photographer - Noppadol Paothong
Photographer - David Stonner
Designer - Les Fortenberry
Designer - Marci Porter
Designer - Stephanie Thurber
Circulation - Laura Scheuler