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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.

Discover nature with MDC at catfish camp in Hannibal

News from the region

Northeast
Jul 15, 2015

Families are invited to attend a two-day free catfish camp Aug. 22-23.

MDC seeks public input for the Northeast Region Stream Accesses Management Plan

News from the region

Northeast
Jun 29, 2015

A draft plan is available for public review from July 1 to July 31.

MDC seeks public input for Elmslie Memorial Conservation Area

News from the region

Northeast
Jun 29, 2015

A draft plan is available for public review July 1 to July 31.

MDC seeks public input Ruby Clark Willingham Memorial Wildlife Area

News from the region

Northeast
Jun 29, 2015

A draft plan is available for review July 1 to July 31.

MDC urges reducing firewood movement

News from the region

St. Louis
Northeast
Statewide
Jun 22, 2015

Moving firewood can spread devastating tree pests.

metallic, emerald-green beetle on ash leaf

MDC changes deer hunting regs to help slow CWD

News from the region

Northeast
Central
Statewide
Jun 12, 2015

Lifting antler-point restriction and increasing availability of antlerless permits in key central and northeast counties aim to slow the spread of deadly deer disease.

CWD Management Area

MDC seeks public input for Spring Creek Watershed priority geography public lands

News from the region

Northeast
May 29, 2015

A draft plan is available for public review from June 1 to June 30.

MDC seeks public input for Neeper Conservation Area

News from the region

Northeast
May 29, 2015

A draft plan is available for public review June 1 - 30.

MDC hosting basic firearm shooting class for women in Hannibal

News from the region

Northeast
May 13, 2015

MDC invites women to spend two evenings to get a hands-on, outdoors’ skills lesson in basic firearm shooting. A classroom session will take place on Monday, June 22 from 5:30 to 7:30 at the MDC Hannibal office, 8965 Hwy 36, Suite 1 in Hannibal.

MDC seeks public input for Frost Island CA management plan

News from the region

Northeast
May 01, 2015

A draft plan is available for public review from May 1 to May 31.

Frost Island Conservation Area

Wet a line with MDC at family fishing clinic at Mark Twain Lake

News from the region

Northeast
Apr 22, 2015

There is no cost for the June 6 program, but registration is required by May 27.

Fishing from Boat

MDC hosting basic firearm shooting class for women in Kirksville

News from the region

Northeast
Apr 21, 2015

The class is FREE, but registration by May 22 is required.

Woman Shooting

MDC hosting basic handgun shooting class for women in Kirksville

News from the region

Northeast
Apr 16, 2015

The class is FREE, but registration by May 1 is required.

Woman Shooting Handgun

MDC seeks public input for Rose Pond Conservation Area

News from the region

Northeast
Apr 03, 2015

Draft management plan for Clark County area available for public review during April.

Photo of several cattail flowering stalks

Discover Nature with MDC at youth turkey hunt April 11-12 in NEMO

News from the region

Northeast
Mar 19, 2015

Youth will have the opportunity to become hunter-education certified and participate in a FREE mentored turkey hunt. Registration by April 9 is required.

Photo of two male wild turkeys displaying

MDC offers prescribed fire workshop in Macon on March 21

News from the region

Northeast
Mar 05, 2015

Learn about methods and techniques for safely implementing controlled burns.

prescribed burning

Join MDC for an Evening with Wildlife in Bowling Green on March 18

News from the region

Northeast
Mar 02, 2015

All parts of the event are free and open to the public.

Bull Elk

MDC to host open house in Kirksville on proposed deer regulation changes

News from the region

Northeast
Feb 19, 2015

Share comments March 12 at the MDC Northeast Regional Office in Kirksville.

Does in Icy Field

MDC offers prescribed burn workshop in Kirksville

News from the region

Northeast
Feb 02, 2015

Learn about methods and techniques for safely implementing controlled burns.

Prescribed Fire

MDC offers prescribed burn workshop in Monroe County

News from the region

Northeast
Jan 29, 2015

Learn about methods and techniques for safely implementing controlled burns. The workshop is free, but you must register by Feb. 19.

Prescribed Fire

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MDC Media Staff

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