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Cover scents used by deer hunters and other intriguing smells can overcome bears’ natural shyness and bring them too close for comfort.
Deer hunters asked to allow MDC to collect tissue samples from deer harvested in north-central Missouri area for chronic-wasting-disease testing.
Families that bowfish together know fish together, and Eric and Sara Whitehead had a notion this might be one for the record book.
A new YouTube video shows how to “bag it, notch it, tag it and check it.” Free permit protectors are available from conservation agents and MDC offices.
Population surveys on Quail Emphasis Areas and private land present a different picture than those for the state as a whole.
Target shooting is a popular way to “sight in” or improve shooter accuracy with rifles before the hunt.
MDC placing fish habitat in upper mile of Lake Taneycomo to increase fishing opportunities below Table Rock Dam.
Drought will crimp duck hunting at some MDC wildlife areas in west central counties, but areas with sources for pumping water will be in good to excellent condition.
Individuals of all ages are invited to join in the fun of the Nature Center’s “Halloween Happening – Super Hero Style” Oct 27 and 28.
Light-sabers and beetle troopers will be used to interpret conservation messages at the Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center’s annual Creatures of the Night event Oct. 28 and 29.
Areas and procedures for the online reservation system remain unchanged.
A public-private partnership will determine the practicality of once again restocking grouse.
With duck numbers at an all-time high, Missouri needs only a little luck for a memorable hunting season.
Managed hunts are coordinated with the Kansas City Parks and Recreation Department to provide bowhunters additional opportunities and help reduce over-populated deer herds.
Fall landscape changes and the rutting season prompt increased deer activity.
Venison is a lean, nutritious and delicious protein source. Careful processing from field to freezer can enhance deer meat for the table.
MDC foresters use formula with combined measurements to determine largest overall size of trees in record books. Trees with most total points are champs.
During this hands-on course, participants will gain an understanding of trapping as a necessary technique in the control of animal populations.
MWSU chapter will receive 2011 Outstanding Student Chapter Award from The Wildlife Society.
The second consecutive year of unseasonably warm weather kept the 2011 urban deer harvest below the nine-year average.
Forests, fields and waters will be featured during Fall Driving Tour noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 16.
The Missouri Department of Conservation has help for landowners who want to harvest trees profitably and sustainably.
Uninfested waters underline the importance of precautions against spreading the exotic invader.
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