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Jackson’s Rotary Lake, Farmington’s Giessing Lake and Perryville’s Legion Lake are stocked and ready.
New positives in the CWD management zone are reason to ‘step up’ CWD management efforts.
Enjoy White Oak Trace trail at night for a serene nature experience.
Jaco will lead regional operations to deliver on conservation strategic priorities and performance measures.
A lucky winner of the nature center’s Year of Fish contest will be announced Dec. 21.
Brush piles, dormant plants and leaf litter provide cover for small wildlife in the colder months.
Guests will also conclude 2019, the Year of Fishing, with a trout cleaning clinic Dec. 21.
Southeast region managed wetland area habitat provides solid opportunity despite the year’s floods.
Some yellow, orange, scarlet, and violet hues appeared early while many trees are still green.
Children are invited to dress up as a fish, a fish predator or a nocturnal animal for this themed fishing clinic.
Now’s the time to evaluate land for quail populations and habitat.
Learn why and when to burn to meet land management goals.
September events feature geocaching, birding, a sand prairie adventure and more.
Visitors to Duck Creek should use the new entrance off U.S. Highway 51 to access Pools 1, 2 and 3.
Visit MDC’s Conservation Pavilion to wish Smokey Bear a happy 75th birthday.
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