Missouri Conservationist: July 2016




Black Bear

Bear With Us

Department researchers visit black bear dens to study population growth

Prairie Chicken

Caring for Missouri’s Best Wild Places

Partners use a wide-ranging approach to conserve unique areas and meet local needs

Angler kneeling in water, holding a bass

Up a Lazy River

The upper portion of Missouri’s crookedest river is a smallmouth stream beyond compare

And More...

This Issue's Staff

Editor - Angie Daly Morfeld
Art Director - Cliff White
Associate Editor - Bonnie Chasteen
Staff Writer - Heather Feeler
Staff Writer - Kristie Hilgedick
Staff Writer - Joe Jerek
Photographer - Noppadol Paothong
Photographer - David Stonner
Designer - Les Fortenberry
Designer - Marci Porter
Designer - Stephanie Thurber
Circulation - Laura Scheuler