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Director Jerry Presley guided MDC after the Design for Conservation period.
MDC recognizes Michael Kane’s long-standing volunteer service to the region.
Learn about the time-honored tradition of gigging on the Current River.
Discover Nature Schools programs offer grants, curriculum and free teacher trainings.
This free event requires pre-registration.
Landowners will learn how to improve wildlife habitat on their land.
Free lessons in family-oriented program will be offered at different locations in July and August
Youth will learn about frog biology, regulations, gigging, cleaning and cooking techniques.
All are invited to learn about logging opportunities, methods and more.
Bee keeping and Sassafras paddle making are just two of many demonstrations offered at Heritage Day.
Learn how to fish for goggle-eye, smallmouth bass, rainbow trout and walleye.
The award recognizes loggers who understand and implement low-impact logging procedures.
Register to learn basics of fly tying with MDC at a free workshop at Bray Conservation Area.
Register to learn basics of skinning, fleshing, and drying wild fur from professionals at MDC, Missouri Trappers Association.
Biologists capture and radio collar elk, then record data that helps in management decisions.
From online field guides to local employee directories, it’s easier than ever to connect with MDC.
Landowners should preregister for their desired workshop date and location.
MDC hosted experts from across continent to share knowledge on invasive species and healthy forests.
The management plans are open for public review until Dec. 31.
Guest speaker Matt Miles will present his recent photography book: Missouri, Wild and Wonderful.
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