Land Gifts

Donations of land to the Missouri Department of Conservation have helped conserve Missouri’s natural resources and provide to countless citizens of all ages the opportunity to fish, hunt, hike, and explore the beauty of Missouri’s outdoors.

If you would like to explore making a gift of your land to the Department to conserve its natural resources and allow fellow citizens to enjoy nature, whether during your lifetime or as part of your estate plan, contact:
Aaron Jeffries
Deputy Director-Engagement

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Monetary Gifts

Monetary gifts, whether made to remember or honor a loved one or simply because of a love of the Missouri outdoors, enrich a variety of conservation programs:

  • Youth hunting and fishing programs
  • Nature centers and shooting ranges
  • Missouri Stream Teams
  • Missouri Conservationist magazine
  • Habitat restoration and conservation improvements
  • Hunter Education
  • Share the Harvest – funds for deer processing for food banks
  • Fish, Forest, and Wildlife Research Projects
  • Operation Game Thief
  • Land Acquisition

Your donation will help the Department provide Missourians with more conservation lands, programs and education for generations to come. It can also establish a conservation tribute to a special person's love of outdoor Missouri. Send donations (check or money order - no cash, please) to:

Missouri Department of Conservation
PO Box 180
Jefferson City, MO 65102-0180

Include your name and address, as well as those of the person(s) you wish to honor, and we will send an acknowledgement to you and the honoree.

Thanks for making a gift of nature to the next generation!