MDC News from 01/2017

MDC to host Eagle Days in Clarksville Jan. 28 - 29

News from the region

Northeast
Jan 10, 2017

Discover nature this winter, and witness one of the best opportunities for eagle watching in the country

Eagle perched on a tree.

MDC invites youth, families to winter trout fishing workshops

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Central
Jan 10, 2017

February fishing clinics help make lasting memories for all ages.

trout fishing

MDC invites public to ammunition reloading workshop

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Southwest
Jan 10, 2017

Free workshop scheduled for Jan. 21 at Andy Dalton Shooting Range near Ash Grove.

ammunition being reloaded

MDC invites public to Eagle Days at Springfield Nature Center

News from the region

Southwest
Jan 10, 2017

Free event on Jan. 21 and Jan. 22 is great way to learn about eagles in the state.

Bald Eagle

MDC reports three new cases of CWD from mandatory sampling

News from the region

Statewide
Jan 10, 2017

Final results from 19,200+ deer tested show total of five cases of chronic wasting disease.

CWD Sampling

MDC and MoDOT invite schools to fight litter through “No MOre Trash!” annual can contest

News from the region

Statewide
Jan 10, 2017

Participating school groups must submit completed entry forms online by Friday, March 17.

2016 NMT Contest Winners

MDC to host Eagle Adventure at Runge Nature Center

News from the region

Central
Jan 06, 2017

Discover nature this winter with live eagle presentations, new exhibits in Jefferson City.

eagle

Public input sought for Bois D'Arc Conservation Area

News from the region

Southwest
Jan 06, 2017

Citizens can offer ideas for management of area through Jan. 31.

Bois D'Arc Conservation Area

Enjoy Eagle Days at Duck Creek CA, Mingo National Wildlife Refuge, Wappapello Lake

News from the region

Southeast
Jan 06, 2017

All three areas combine efforts to offer live eagle presentations, eagle viewing in the wild.

Eagle

Women can discover nature through rabbit hunting

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Southeast
Jan 06, 2017

MDC will host a Women’s Rabbit Hunt Valentine’s weekend.

rabbit hunting

Join Cape Nature Center’s Big Year of Birding

News from the region

Southeast
Jan 06, 2017

A ‘Big Year’ is a competition among birders on viewing and hearing the most birds in a year.

cardinal

MDC upgrading security for permit website and mobile apps

News from the region

Statewide
Jan 05, 2017

MDC encourages website users to update their browser versions before Jan. 17.

MDC logo

MDC offers ammunition cartridge reloading workshop in Columbia Jan. 31

News from the region

Central
Jan 05, 2017

Register to attend a free course on basic reloading of metallic cartridges.

ammo reloading

MDC to present seminar on tapping maple trees for syrup in Columbia Jan. 19

News from the region

Central
Jan 05, 2017

Register to learn how to identify and tap sugar maples on your property to make your own maple syrup.

maple sugaring

MDC to host Missouri Master Naturalist training

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Northwest
Jan 04, 2017

Loess Hills Chapter holding training sessions in St. Joseph

People taking part in the Missouri Master Naturalist training.

Hunters harvest 10,602 deer during Missouri alternative-methods portion

News from the region

Statewide
Jan 04, 2017

Top counties were Oregon with 262, Callaway with­ 199, and Pike with 195.

Black powder guns.

MDC seeks public input on Rinquelin Trail Lake Conservation Area in Maries County

News from the region

Central
Jan 03, 2017

Public can comment on draft management plan through Jan. 31.

Rinquelin Trail Lake Conservation Area

MDC seeks public input on Mint Spring Conservation Area near Owensville

News from the region

Central
Jan 03, 2017

Public can comment on draft management plan through Jan. 31.

Spring-fed waterfall on Mint Spring Conservation Area.

MDC seeks public input for King Lake conservation plan

News from the region

Kansas City
Jan 03, 2017

Public can comment in January on long-range management plans for the area

Bobwhite quail standing in the snow.

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