A healthy forest filled with songbirds, turkey and deer... coveys of quail exchanging calls in an open field... ponds rich with a diversity of fish... With proper management techniques, private landowners can achieve these goals on their land.
The event is part of Missouri's annual Trash Bash in April to spread awareness of the state's litter problem and work toward a litter-free state. The initiative is sponsored by MDC and MoDOT as part of the ongoing No MOre Trash! campaign.
The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is holding workshops around the state to gather hunter ideas about the timing of duck season and where waterfowl hunting zone boundaries should be located.