MDC News from 08/2017

Celebrate the importance of insects at Cape Nature Center’s Insect-O-Rama Aug. 19

News from the region

Southeast
Aug 10, 2017

Join naturalists for an insect zoo, take an insect hike, and make buggy crafts.

Hercules Beetle.

MDC works with partners to open multi-use trails at Gist Ranch Conservation Area

News from the region

Ozark
Aug 10, 2017

The multi-use trails will welcome horseback riders, bicyclists and hikers.

Gist Ranch Conservation Area

Bring more deer, wild turkeys, quail, collared lizards to your property

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Southeast
Ozark
Aug 10, 2017

MDC, USDA, NRCS partner to help fund habitat improvement costs on private land.

Collared Lizard resting on a glade.

MDC leads effort to measure success of federally-endangered beetle reintroduction

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St. Louis
Aug 09, 2017

MDC’s St. Louis natural history biologist heads up a study to determine how the American burying beetle is doing.

burying beetle on plant

TOMORROW: Offer input at MDC 80th Anniversary Open House at Runge Nature Center

News from the region

Central
Aug 09, 2017

Get information and share opinions on MDC regulations, infrastructure, priorities, and conservation issues.

Runge Nature Center Exterior Sign

MDC offers Beginning Archery and Atlatl class Aug. 12 at Busch Conservation Area

News from the region

St. Louis
Aug 08, 2017

Participants can learn these ancient skills with hands-on practice.

Kids shooting bows and throwing atlatls.

Landowners see ‘bigger picture,’ join forces with MDC to eliminate feral hogs

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Statewide
Aug 07, 2017

So far in 2017, MDC and partners have removed 4,128 feral hogs Missouri.

Feral hogs in a trap.

Get information and share opinions at MDC 80th Anniversary Open House in St. Louis Sept. 7

News from the region

St. Louis
Aug 07, 2017

Meet MDC’s director and give feedback on MDC regulations, infrastructure, priorities, and conservation issues.

Celebrating 80 years of Conservation logo

MDC invites youth, families to free fishing classes in Columbia

News from the region

Central
Aug 04, 2017

Four Discover Nature – Fishing courses offered on Thursday evenings in September

Little girl holding up a fish.

Register now for Cape Nature Center’s Floatin’ on the River event

News from the region

Southeast
Aug 04, 2017

This event is for experienced paddlers as an opportunity to float the Mississippi River with experts.

Canoes floating on the river.

Kids invited to free fishing day at Roaring River State Park

News from the region

Southwest
Aug 02, 2017

Aug. 19 fishing event co-sponsored by MDC and DNR open to anglers age 15 and under.

child fishing with help of woman

MDC awards new state champion tree in Clayton

News from the region

St. Louis
Aug 02, 2017

A local Ohio buckeye joins an elite list of Missouri’s finest specimens.

State Champion Ohio Buckeye tree

MDC seeks public input on Mussel Fork Conservation Area in Macon, Linn counties

News from the region

Northeast
Aug 02, 2017

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

bird perched on a tree.

Conservation Commission welcomes new commissioner Nicole Wood

News from the region

Statewide
Aug 01, 2017

The St. Francois County outdoor enthusiast brings experience and passion to MDC.

MDC Commissioner Nicole Wood

MDC seeks input on McClure Conservation Area plan

News from the region

Northwest
Aug 01, 2017

Public can comment in August on management plan for area in Mercer County

White tail deer.

MDC seeks public input for Poague Conservation Area plan

News from the region

Kansas City
Aug 01, 2017

Public can comment in August on management plans for area in Henry County

Largemouth bass.

Get information and share opinions at MDC 80th Anniversary Open House in Kirksville Aug. 14

News from the region

Northeast
Aug 01, 2017

Give feedback on MDC regulations, infrastructure, priorities, and conservation issues.

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