Xplor: May/June 2016





Get Out!

Get Out! column for the 2016 May/June Xplor.

Into The Wild

Every summer, prairies across Missouri put on a fireworks show when riots of wildflowers burst into bloom.

Fishing For First-Timers

When you cast a lure into the deep, you never know what you might catch.

Little Armored Ones

The nine-banded armadillo is native to Mexico, but now it’s found in Missouri, mostly in the south.

Predator Vs. Prey

The struggle to survive isn't always a fair fight this issue: American Bullfrog VS Northern Watersnake.

Strange but True

Your guide to all the unusual, unique, and unbelievable stuff that goes on in nature.

How To Whittle a Hickory Whistle

When sap flows through hickory trees in May, it’s time to whittle some whistles.

This Issue's Staff

Bonnie Chasteen
Les Fortenberry
Karen Hudson
Angie Daly Morfeld
Noppadol Paothong
Marci Porter
Mark Raithel
Laura Scheuler
Matt Seek
David Stonner
Nichole LeClair Terrill
Stephanie Thurber
Cliff White

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May-June 2016 Xplor cover featuring a girl holding a fish she just caught.
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