The study, which is being funded through the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service’s Wildlife Restoration program with help from Safari Club International, will provide information about the movement patterns, population densities, habitat preferences and overall numbers of Missouri bears.
After being closed since last December for extensive upgrades, the Jay Henges Rifle and Pistol Range is reopening Wednesday, Oct. 13. To celebrate, MDC is offering FREE SHOOTING Friday, Oct. 15, thru Sunday, Oct. 17.
The riffle beetle and the horsehair worm will be conservation teaching tools Saturday at “Science Matters,” a community event at the National Science Teachers Association regional conference on Saturday, Oct. 2, from 8:30 to 11 a.m. in Exhibit Hall B at the Kansas City Convention Center, 301 W. 13th St.