MDC News from 10/2019

Celebrate Owl-o-ween at Twin Pines Oct. 25

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Ozark
Oct 03, 2019
See barred, great horned and screech owls from Dickerson Park Zoo.
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Get Nature-Related Holiday Gifts from MDC

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Statewide
Oct 03, 2019
Natural Events Calendar is $9 plus tax and includes stunning images and daily tips to discover nature.
Cover of 2020 Natural Events Calendar

MDC still has ADA waterfowl-hunting blinds available

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Statewide
Oct 02, 2019
Call 573-522-0175 Oct. 7-9 and Oct. 15 and 16 to reserve ADA hunting blinds.
Cover of 2019-2020 Migratory Bird and Waterfowl Hunting Digest

Nominate citizen conservationists for Missouri Conservation Commission awards

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Statewide
Oct 02, 2019
Deadline to submit nominations is Dec. 9.
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MDC invites public to learn about spiders on Oct. 8

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Southwest
Oct 02, 2019

Free program at Shoal Creek Conservation Education Center will highlight these misunderstood arachnids.

A garden spider on a web.

MDC seeks public input for Harmony Mission Lake and Peabody conservation areas

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Kansas City
Oct 01, 2019

Public can comment in October on plans for areas in Bates County

Two people fishing from a boat on Harmony Mission Lake.

MDC hosted Family Outdoors Day on Sept. 28 in Lee's Summit

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Kansas City
Oct 01, 2019
Cool weather gave event an autumn feel and kept fish biting for anglers
MDC staff person helps little girl with fishing equipment

MDC to hold grand opening Oct. 9 at new target range in Johnson County

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Kansas City
Oct 01, 2019
New range will be opened at Perry Memorial Conservation Area
new shooting range at the Perry Memorial Conservation Area in Johnson County

MDC offers squirrel hunting workshop for new hunters in Boone County

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Central
Oct 01, 2019
Register to attend this free clinic and mentored hunting opportunity.
gray squirrel in tree

Wolf spiders revealed at special program Oct. 18 at Powder Valley Nature Center

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St. Louis
Oct 01, 2019

Visitors will discover the secret world of these arachnid hunters, with a chance for close encounters during this night presentation.

Wolf spider on a leaf.

MDC’s Runge Nature Center announces October programs

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Central
Oct 01, 2019

Programs include fall floating, hunter education, an outdoor skills sampler, and more.

Slime mold called Physarum polycephalum

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