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Date: Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Location: MDC Northeast Regional Office

The river system has served as a highway for Native Americans, European explorers and early Settlers. Today it is used as a major inland transportation route for barges carrying grain. Join us to learn how and why a river changes over time.

Register by July 13

Date: Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Location: Deer Ridge CA

Come join knowledgeable instructors, and learn about crossbows. The seminar will include history of crossbows, maintenance, operations, and live firing of Crossbows. Equipment will be provided.
Registration is required.
For more information contact Instructor Jim Robertson at 660-342-4664

Register by August 1

Date: Saturday, August 18, 2018 - 8:00am to 1:30pm

Location: Ted Shanks CA

Come spend a day at the river with the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC). MDC Staff and volunteers will be instructing participants on the basics of setline fishing on Missouri’s rivers and lakes. The program will begin at 8am with a hands-on tutorial of how to safely set trot-lines and bank poles, properly label equipment, and handle and release fish. These tactics can be used in streams and some lakes of Missouri, both big and small. Following the river outing, participants will attend a seminar on fisheries management, with information on the recent catfish survey led by an MDC Fisheries Management biologist. This seminar will also include a presentation on river fishing regulations led by a Conservation Agent, along with a how-to presentation on using gear and equipment. There is no fee for this event, but space is limited. Sign up is limited to anglers that are new to setline fishing. By signing up you are applying for a spot in the clinic. You will be contacted as part of the process once you are signed up.

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