invasive species

Armadillos in Missouri

These scaly, armored mammals are moving northward. Learn more about armadillos in Missouri by downloading the .pdf version of the Missouri Conservationist article.

Asian Carp Control

Because black, silver carp and bighead carp are non-native Asian fish that can cause big problems, it's illegal to use them as live bait in Missouri. Keep them from spreading to your favorite sport-fishing water.

Asian Long-Horned Beetle Control

These invasive beetles kill hardwood trees. Learn to identify their signs and help keep them out of Missouri.