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This unique way of discovering nature is open to wheelers and walkers of all level of mobilities and abilities.
Learn the basics of this fast-paced sport from experienced instructors at a free class.
MDC congratulates Ivy Walton and Jeremiah Jones of Carl Junction High School on their outstanding scores at the last NASP tournament of the year.
Some waterfowl hunting will be available on the area during the 2019-2020 seasons.
Teachers will learn about this free program which provides grant funding for middle school life science units.
New regulations will reduce toxic lead use to protect wildlife and the environment.
The nature center is one of the key study sites of this innovative research into the lives of copperheads and other snakes.
Bois D'Arc, Talbot are two of a number of MDC areas where nontoxic shot is required.
Anthony Gruver named Southwest Regional Logger of the Year.
September events feature geocaching, birding, a sand prairie adventure and more.
Join MDC naturalists for a hike in a real marsh to find turtles and snakes this Saturday.
Register to attend this FREE clinic and learn skills to discover nature on the water.
Visitors to Duck Creek should use the new entrance off U.S. Highway 51 to access Pools 1, 2 and 3.
Whether you’re in the woods, a park, or your backyard – nature helps!
Habitat altered by major flooding but millet seeded on some acres.
Visit MDC’s Conservation Pavilion to wish Smokey Bear a happy 75th birthday.
Residents in the City of St. Louis have a new resource to help them learn about and experience nature.
Discover Nature—Fishing programs teach angling basics.
This free introductory class will give new hunters all the information they need to get started.
Landowners will tour a native warm season grass stand and learn how to ensure their own success.
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