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Public can comment on draft management plan through Aug. 31.
MDC invites women and teens to free archery lessons at Runge Conservation Nature Center in Jefferson City on Aug. 11.
Participants will learn the basics of dove hunting, firearms safety, and shooting skills.
Four Discover Nature – Fishing courses offered on Tuesday evenings in August, September.
Largest known tree of its kind in Missouri, now publicly recognized.
Register today to attend free workshop Aug. 3 or 5 for teachers of grades K-5.
Public can comment on draft management plans through July 31.
Register youth ages 7-17 and a parent or mentor by July 27 to discover the challenge of frogging.
Kids can discover nature by exploring Nature Center creek with MDC staff July 15.
Register to attend this free workshop by July 7.
Participating locations offer free activities and prizes.
MDC invites public to free concert, photo exhibit in Jefferson City.
Public comment period runs through June 30.
Register today to attend a free workshop in June
Landowners can apply June 1 – July 15 for new program that pays them to allow public hunting, fishing, or wildlife viewing on enrolled private lands.
Register to attend a free series of courses introducing women to basics of shooting sports.
Help kids get hooked on the thrill of fishing, and discover nature.
Register to attend a free workshop to introduce women to the joys of archery.
Kids ages 15 years and under can discover the fun of trout fishing at free all-day event.
Girls ages 11-15 will learn outdoor skills and earn hunter education certification this summer during a three-day camp.
Four Discover Nature – Fishing courses offered on Tuesday evenings in May.
Free clinics and mentored hunts in central Missouri help connect kids with nature
Register to attend free program on improving woodland management on private property
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