MDC News from 01/2014

MDC offers prescribed fire workshop for landowners in Rolla

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Ozark
Jan 31, 2014

If you’re interested in learning how to use fire as a land management tool, attend this workshop on Feb. 13 in Rolla.

MDC offers prescribed burn workshop in Joplin

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Southwest
Jan 31, 2014

Register by Feb. 19 for FREE Feb. 20 workshop in Joplin.

January Conservation Action

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Statewide
Jan 27, 2014

Actions of the Missouri Conservation Commission at its January 2014 meeting.

Conservation Department hosts Ellington Landowner Elk Workshop

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Ozark
Jan 24, 2014
Bull and cow elk at Peck Ranch Conservation Area

Hunters can certify racks at antler scoring event in Cuba Feb.1

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St. Louis
Jan 24, 2014

Shed-antler hunters are encouraged to bring in their finds as well.

A 10-point white-tailed deer buck stands in a field.

MDC Powder Valley Nature Center features night with falconers and birds of prey

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St. Louis
Jan 23, 2014

FREE program takes place Friday, Jan. 31, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and is open to all ages. Pre-register at 314-301-1500.

Closeup photo of head of peregrine falcon

Discover Nature at Eagle Adventure at MDC Runge Nature Center

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Central
Jan 21, 2014

Jan. 25 Eagle Adventures is free and open to the public.

American Bald Eagle

MDC offering Hunter Education skills session on MU campus

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Central
Jan 21, 2014

The hands-on skills session is a mandatory, second requirement to become certified in Missouri. Students can take the first part as an online course, or with a printed manual, or by signing up for a four-hour classroom session.

Hunter Education

Missouri deer harvest follows regional trend

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Statewide
Jan 21, 2014

Department will host public meetings in 2014 to gather input on deer management plan

Two white-tailed deer does stand in icy field.

MDC to hold workshop in SEMO on prescribed fire as land, wildlife management tool

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Southeast
Jan 21, 2014

MDC to hold Forestry Field Tour in Scott County for landowners

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Southeast
Jan 21, 2014

MDC offers prescribed burn workshop Feb. 15 in Clark County

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Northeast
Jan 15, 2014

The workshop is free, however pre-registration is required by Feb. 10.

controlled burns

MDC offers Women’s Rabbit Hunt on Feb. 8 in SEMO

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Southeast
Jan 15, 2014

The registration deadline for the Feb. 8 event is Feb. 3.

Rabbit Hunter Holly Spain

MDC offers prescribed fire workshop in Boonville

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Central
Jan 15, 2014

The Feb. 22 workshop is free, but you must pre-register by Feb. 19.

prescribed fire

Apply now for managed turkey hunts

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Statewide
Jan 14, 2014

This year’s hunts have something for everyone, including youths, archers, and hunters with disabilities.

Photo of two male wild turkeys displaying

MDC offers prescribed burn workshop in Warrensburg

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Kansas City
Jan 14, 2014

Jan. 29 free workshop is for landowners or property managers who wish to improve wildlife or grazing habitat.

controlled burns

MDC offers Eagle Days in Schell City on Feb. 8

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Kansas City
Jan 14, 2014

Both indoor exhibits and outdoor eagle viewing will be offered. All programs are free.

Bald Eagle with Fish Catch on Ice

Join MDC for Day with Wildlife in Vienna Jan. 18

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Central
Jan 13, 2014

All parts of the event are free and open to the public.

Wild Turkeys

MDC offers prescribed fire workshop in Moniteau County

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Central
Jan 13, 2014

Register by Feb. 12 for Feb. 15 workshop on how to effectively and safely use prescribed fire.

prescribed fire

DNA testing confirms canine shot in Wayne County is a wolf

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Southeast
Jan 13, 2014
Canine shot in Wayne County

Sample sweet treats from trees at Rockwoods Reservation’s Maple Sugar Festival

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St. Louis
Jan 13, 2014

Maple Sugar Festival will take place Feb. 1 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and is open to the whole family at no cost.

Pancake Samples at Rockwoods Reservation Maple Sugar Festival

MDC scientist says extreme cold had little impact on EAB in Missouri

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Central
Jan 13, 2014

There could be more of an impact on insect’s survival rate if it gets warm for a couple of days and then temps drop severely.

metallic, emerald-green beetle on ash leaf

Eagle Days at Old Chain of Rocks Bridge happening next weekend

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St. Louis
Jan 10, 2014
American Bald Eagle catching a fish

Go on the prowl for owls with MDC at Runge Nature Center

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Central
Jan 10, 2014

Discover nature and explore the fascinating lives of these winged nighttime hunters from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Jan. 23.

Great Horned Owl

MDC to host Eagle Days in Clarksville Jan 25 and 26

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Northeast
Jan 08, 2014

Discover nature and get outdoors to view our nation’s symbol at annual Eagle Days events.

American Bald Eagle catching a fish

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