MDC News from 04/2017

Cape Girardeau Nature Center seeks volunteers

News from the region

Southeast
Apr 05, 2017

Volunteers can help maintain native gardens, present nature programs and more.

Volunteer Ome Hayward

Local St. Charles nature artist exhibits paintings at Busch Conservation Area through April

News from the region

St. Louis
Apr 04, 2017

Discover nature through the art of oil painting during the month of April.

St. Louis nature exhibit painting of a frog.

MDC assists with annual Project Blue River Rescue

News from the region

Kansas City
Apr 04, 2017

Volunteers plant trees, remove tons of trash and tires from river and shore

Volunteers planting trees.

MDC and Chillicothe YMCA host Family Conservation Night

News from the region

Northwest
Apr 04, 2017

Participants learn outdoor skills, pick up free trees and learn about conservation

Conservation agent teaching a young angler about casting.

MDC holds Discover Nature—Girls Camp Junior May 20-21 at Powder Valley Nature Center

News from the region

St. Louis
Apr 04, 2017

This successor to the original Discover Nature Girls Camp is tailored for campers age 8-11.

Group of Discover Nature-Girls camp ladies.

O’Fallon angler catches state-record redear sunfish

News from the region

Statewide
Apr 04, 2017

Congratulations to James Lucas on breaking the state record by catching a 1-pound, 1-ounce redear sunfish with a throwline.

Congratulations to James Lucas on breaking the state record by catching a 1-pound, 1-ounce redear sunfish with a throwline.

Celebrate Earth Day at the Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center

News from the region

Southeast
Apr 04, 2017

‘A Southeast Earth Day’ will focus on trees for everyone.

A woodpecker in a tree.

MDC and partners provide unique peek at five peregrine falcon eggs in nest at Ameren Sioux Power Center

News from the region

St. Louis
Apr 03, 2017

A live web camera provides a rare glimpse into this raptor’s life cycle.

peregrine falcon on next

Public input sought for three Southeast Region Conservation Areas

News from the region

Southeast
Apr 03, 2017

The management plans are open for public review until April 30.

conservation area

MDC awards 2017 Arbor Award of Excellence to Beyond Housing

News from the region

St. Louis
Apr 03, 2017

Non-profit organization recognized for progressive strides in caring for trees in communities within the Normandy School District.

Beyond Housing receives the 2017 Arbor Award of Excellence

MDC awards 2017 Arbor Award of Excellence to Elsberry Alderman

News from the region

St. Louis
Apr 03, 2017

Ward 3 Alderman Mike Talbot was recognized for improving his community through tree programs.

MDC awards 2017 Arbor Award of Excellence to Elsberry Alderman

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