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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.

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 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 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 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

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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