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The new automated gate system will be open during the area’s normal hours of operation and enhance security when closed.
Stone will lead regional operations to deliver on conservation strategic priorities and performance measures.
Explore the creative side of conservation at this free class, with all materials provided.
Nature photographers will have until Dec. 1 to enter images taken at the nature center and nearby MDC areas
Great trout fishing opportunities just got bigger this winter for St. Louis area residents.
If you’re up for the adventure, the chance to hike this linear trail will include return transportation.
This free clinic with two hunt options offers the perfect way to give first-timers a start in duck hunting.
Experience this 7,000-acre wildlife area with an autumn tradition—and see parts of the area less-travelled.
Visitors will discover the secret world of these arachnid hunters, with a chance for close encounters during this night presentation.
Hunters can learn safe handling, field dressing, and venison processing at this free class.
State Wildlife Vet Dr. Sherri Russell will offer a glimpse at her job working with Missouri’s key wildlife species.
This sequence of three classes Monday-Wednesday will guide deer hunters from the harvest to the meal.
Chef Mike of East Central College will reveal unique and delicious ways to prepare deer meat.
Participants will gain certification to teach the Missouri National Archery in the Schools Program in their schools.
This free, introductory course is open for ages 11 an up and includes hands-on shooting practice.
Those interested in having input on the area’s 25-year management plan are invited to share their ideas during the month of September.
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