Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) suggest respect, not fear, when it comes to snake encounters

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (STL.News) – Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) naturalists say snakes have a vital…

Missouri Department of Conservation Invites Public to Open Houses on Black Bears

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites the public to a…

Missouri Department of Conservation Offers “Auto-Renewal” for Easy Online Permit Renewals

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) – Renewing Missouri hunting, fishing, and trapping permits is now easier and…

Jasper County Angler, Cesar Rodriguez, Breaks 32-Year Hybrid Bass Record

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) announces that Cesar Rodriguez of…

Flooding Forces Closure of Missouri Department of Conservation Accesses on Osage River

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) has closed all MDC river…

Missouri Department of Conservation offers Kayak Clinic in Columbia, Missouri, June 11

COLUMBIA, MO (STL.News) – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will offer an opportunity to learn…

Missouri Department of Conservation Seeks Public Input for Little Sac Woods Conservation Area

SPRINGFIELD, MO (STL.News) – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) wants to know what Missourians think…

Many MDC Conservation Area and River Accesses Affected by High Water

Kansas City, MO (STL.News) – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reports that many conservation areas…

MDC News: Rockwoods Reservation Hosts Amazing Race Competition June

WILDWOOD, MO (STL.News) – Outdoor lovers with a competitive streak can rise to the challenge during…

Missouri Department of Conservation encourages public to be “Bear Aware” this spring

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) – An estimated 350 black bears call southern Missouri home, and as…

Missouri Department of Conservation News: MDC, Rural Fire Departments Are Partners in Fighting Wildfires

Kansas City, MO (STL.News) – One of the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) partners in fighting…

Missouri Department of Conservation News: MDC Presents Free Missouri Turkey Calls Program, April 4th

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will offer a presentation on…

Missouri Department of Conservation News: New Stockton Spotted Bass Regulation Increases Opportunity

STOCKTON, MO (STL.News) – Increasing angling opportunity and potentially improving conditions for other sportfish are the…

Missouri Department of Conservation News: MDC Test Results Reveal More Deer With Deadly CWD

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Jan. 18, 2019 – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reports 28…

Missouri Department of Conservation celebrates 50th anniversary of Urban Fishing Program in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, MO – Jan. 16, 2019 – 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Missouri…

Missouri Department of Conservation News: MDC invites public to Eagle Days at Springfield Nature Center

SPRINGFIELD, MO – Jan. 8, 2019 – In winter, Missouri is an excellent state to view…

Missouri MDC News: MDC sets deer, turkey hunting dates for upcoming seasons

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – The Missouri Conservation Commission approved recommendations by the Missouri Department of Conservation…

St. Louis News: MDC now stocking Rainbow Trout in St. Louis area lakes, including Lunkers up to 10lbs

ST. LOUIS, MO — This winter, St. Louis-area trout anglers might need to buy some heavier…

Missouri MDC News: court sentencings finalize one of Missouri’s largest poaching investigation

SPRINGFIELD, MO – A Greene County man’s court sentencing in December in Barton and Lawrence Counties…

Missouri Department of Conservation News: Discover Nature with MDC through Eagle Days

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – From December through February, Missouri’s winter eagle watching is spectacular.  Discover nature…

Missouri Department of Conservation News: Young Deer Hunters Harvest 13,500+ During Early Youth Portion

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) shows that young…

MISSOURI | MDC CONFIRMS INVASIVE EMERALD ASH BORER IN 11 NEW MISSOURI COUNTIES

COLUMBIA, MO – Foresters with the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC), in conjunction with the Missouri…

Missouri Department of Conservation News: Area Hunter Education Teachers Get State Honors from MDC

SPRINGFIELD, MO – Providing an abundance of opportunities to take hunter education in southwest Missouri and…

Missouri Department of Conservation News: MDC Confirms Invasive Ash Borer in 11 New Missouri Counties

COLUMBIA, MO – Foresters with the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC), in conjunction with the Missouri…

MDC News: Have Fund with Insects at MDC’s Insect-O-Rama on August 17th

SPRINGFIELD, MO – Have fun learning about insects at the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) free…

MDC News: Visitors May Need Alternate Route to Reach MDC’s Parma Woods Shooting Range at Parkville

Parkville, MO – Visitors to the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) Parma Woods Shooting Range at…

MDC News: MDC Open House to Discuss New Rifle, Pistol Target Range at Perry Conservation Area, August 21 in Concordia

Concordia, MO – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will host an open house to inform…

Missouri Department of Conservation News: MDC Delivers Grant Checks to Local Fire Departments

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is delivering matching funds grant checks…

Missouri Department of Conservation News: MDC Seeks Public Input on Possible Regulation Change for Crappie Fishing at Wappapello Lake

WAPPAPELLO, MO – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is seeking public input on a possible…

Missouri Department of Conservation News: Public Input Sought by MDC in August for Gossett Conservation Area

LEBANON, MO – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) wants to know what Missourians think about…