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MDC invites women to discover nature at summer workshop May 13-15

News from the region

Northeast
Apr 05, 2016

Weekend camp offers women a variety of outdoors skills courses

Two women paddle a canoe down a stream

MDC to hold youth turkey clinic, hunt in Clark Co. April 8 – 9

News from the region

Northeast
Mar 25, 2016

Free clinic aims to educate first-time turkey hunters, ages 11-15.

Spring Turkey Hunting

MDC hosts Discover Nature Schools workshops for preschool teachers in northeast Missouri

News from the region

Northeast
Mar 07, 2016

Register to attend a free workshop in Clark, Monroe, or Ralls counties.

A group of teachers look over Discover Nature Schools materials on a table.

MDC to host waterfowl season workshop Feb. 1 in Hannibal

News from the region

Northeast
Jan 27, 2016

Hunter input will inform decisions on duck season dates and zone boundary locations.

Duck Hunting

MDC welcomes new resource forester to northeast Missouri

News from the region

Northeast
Jan 19, 2016

Brice Kelso will help landowners meet forestry needs in Macon and Randolph counties.

Brice Kelso

MDC to hold hunter education skills course in Kirksville

News from the region

Northeast
Jan 14, 2016

Register by Feb. 4 to attend this course and earn your hunter education certification card.

Hunter Education

MDC to host Eagle Days in Clarksville Jan. 30—31

News from the region

Northeast
Central
Jan 12, 2016

Discover nature this winter, and witness some of the best eagle watching in the country.

Bald Eagle

MDC offers prescribed fire workshops in Northeast Missouri

News from the region

Northeast
Jan 11, 2016

Free workshops will include classroom session and a demonstration burn, weather permitting.

prescribed burning

MDC pilots new program that expands public access for Missouri hunters

News from the region

Northeast
Central
Dec 18, 2015

Private landowner partners make nearly 1,400 acres available for public use

MDC hosts holiday nature crafting event Dec. 2

News from the region

Northeast
Nov 12, 2015

This fun, family event teaches how to make gifts and decorations from natural materials.

Help Protect Northeast MO Deer from Chronic Wasting Disease

News from the region

Northeast
Nov 10, 2015

MDC needs help from hunters and landowners in northeast Missouri, lifts antler-point restriction and increases antlerless harvest in key counties.

CWD Management Zone Map

MDC hosts Discover Nature Schools workshop for preschool teachers in Hannibal

News from the region

Northeast
Nov 10, 2015

Registration required by December 2

MDC hosts Discover Nature Schools workshop for preschool teachers in Hannibal

News from the region

Northeast
Nov 10, 2015

Registration required by December 16

MDC hosts Discover Nature Schools workshop for preschool teachers in Bowling Green

News from the region

Northeast
Oct 15, 2015

Registration is required by Oct. 21.

MDC hosts Discover Nature Schools workshop for preschool teachers in Montgomery City

News from the region

Northeast
Oct 15, 2015

Registration is required by Oct. 30.

Discover Nature Schools

MDC: Adair, Macon, Monroe, and Shelby counties pilot MDC Missouri Outdoor Recreational Access Program

News from the region

Northeast
Oct 08, 2015

The program offers landowner incentives while increasing public access opportunities.

Andrew Feistel named new conservation agent in Knox County

News from the region

Northeast
Oct 07, 2015
Knox County's new conservation agent is Adrew Feistel.

Michael Collins named new conservation agent for Scotland County

News from the region

Northeast
Oct 07, 2015

MDC seeks public input for Hidden Hollow Conservation Area in Macon County

News from the region

Northeast
Sep 21, 2015

Area plan will be available for public comment Oct. 1-30.

MDC offers effective wingshooting workshop in Scotland County

News from the region

Northeast
Sep 03, 2015

The workshop is free, but registration is required by Sept. 25.

Celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day with MDC in Moberly

News from the region

Northeast
Sep 03, 2015

The all-day event is Sept. 26.

MoNASP

MDC seeks public input for Charlie Heath Memorial Conservation Area

News from the region

Northeast
Aug 28, 2015

Area plan will be available for public comment Sept. 1-30.

Draft plans for the Charlie Heath Conservation Area (CA) in Clark County will be

MDC offers effective wingshooting workshop in Pike County

News from the region

Northeast
Aug 24, 2015

The workshop is free, but registration is required by Sept. 4.

effective wingshooting

MDC offers Hunter Education Skills Session in Paris

News from the region

Northeast
Aug 17, 2015

Registration is required and opens Sept. 10.

A hunter education volunteer helps a girl with a Hunter Education lesson.

MDC hosting Discover Nature Schools back-to-school teacher training in Hannibal

News from the region

Northeast
Jul 27, 2015

Space is limited and reservations are required by Aug. 3.

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Lucas Bond
(Statewide)
Lucas.Bond@mdc.mo.gov
Conservation Headquarters
(573) 751-4115
Candice Davis
(Ozark), (Southeast)
Candice.Davis@mdc.mo.gov
Southeast Regional Office
573-290-5730
Bill Graham
(Kansas City), (Northwest)
Bill.Graham@mdc.mo.gov
Anita B. Gorman Discovery Center
816-759-7305
Robert Hemmelgarn
(Central), (Northeast)
Robert.Hemmelgarn@mdc.mo.gov
Central Regional Office and Conservation Research Center
(573) 815-7900
Kristie Hilgedick
(Statewide)
Kristie.Hilgedick@mdc.mo.gov
Conservation Headquarters
(573) 751-4115
Joe Jerek
(Statewide)
Joe.Jerek@mdc.mo.gov
Conservation Headquarters
573-522-4115
Jill Pritchard
(Statewide)
Jill.Pritchard@mdc.mo.gov
Conservation Headquarters
(573) 751-4115
Francis Skalicky
(Southwest)
Francis.Skalicky@mdc.mo.gov
Southwest Regional Office
417-895-6880
Dan Zarlenga
(St. Louis)
Dan.Zarlenga@mdc.mo.gov
St. Louis Regional Office
636-441-4554