Call 1-800-392-1111 to report poaching and arson
Working on a conservation story? Check our latest news releases, review our archives, download hi-res images, and find help from MDC Media Staff.
Duck Creek Conservation Area attracts hunters from all over Missouri and beyond. Current Golden Anniversary renovations are expected to impact waterfowl hunting on the area.
Learn more about waterfowl hunting at this "Discover Hunting: Waterfowl Hunting” clinic.
Have a great family camping weekend at the Second Annual Discover Nature: Families Confluence Campout at Columbia Bottom.
Discover nature at Monarch Mania and book signing on Sept. 18 at the Discovery Center.
The Conservation Department wants to address all concerns.
The Conservation Department and the Ruffed Grouse Society are still working to establish sustainable numbers of grouse and habitat to support them.
A rainy morning didn’t stop hunters from bagging afternoon doves on the season’s opening day at the James A. Reed Conservation Area near Lee’s Summit.
Department staff share information on restoration plan and gather public feedback.
Applications will be handled entirely via the Internet this year.
Two squads of young trap shooters from the Missouri Department of Conservation’s Jay Henges Shooting Range walked away with national titles.
The MDC will host a waterfowl hunting clinic on Oct. 3 designed specifically for women. A hunt will follow during the waterfowl season.
The rifle and pistol range at the August A. Busch Memorial Conservation Area will be closed from Monday, Aug. 23 through Thursday, Sept. 2 for repairs.
The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will offer free workshops throughout the state to help migratory and upland game-bird hunters improve their shooting skills, especially with non-toxic shot.
Governor recognizes MDC Private Land Conservationist for outstanding public service.
MDC Sedalia facility joins MDC Kirksville office and 27 other office buildings in Missouri recognized for environmental stewardship through energy efficiency.
Department plans appeal over three deer hunting regulations.
Community assistance project will provide improved boating and fishing access.
The Conservation Department manages fields especially for doves and hunters. The birds get credit for their own abundance.
The tentative agenda for the August 2010 Conservation Commission meeting.
Hunting season is near, and classes fill up early.
More sunflowers added to attract doves and allow hunters more room. Hunting hours changing to give doves break and extend hunt.
MDC will hold "open house" public meetings Aug. 23, 24 and 26 in counties around restoration zone and is seeking public comment.
Stay in Touch with MDC news, newsletters, events, and manage your subscription
Our monthly publication about conservation in Missouri--free to all residents.
Xplor helps kids find adventure in their own backyard. Free to residents of Missouri.
We protect and manage the fish, forest, and wildlife of the state. We facilitate and provide opportunity for all citizens to use, enjoy, and learn about these resources.