What comes to mind when you think of a wetland? MDC Wetland Ecologist Frank Nelson describes how plant and animal species distribute themselves within a typical bottomland swamp.
Browse tables and tons of management info on how to improve your Missouri marshes for waterfowl and other aquatic life.
In Missouri, alligator snapping turtles are protected, and it is illegal to harvest them.
Common in almost any kind of moist, wet or muddy habitat, fog fruit bears interesting round, purple flower heads that are ringed by small, white or pinkish flowers.
Our Duck Creek CA Updates blog helps you stay in touch with Golden Anniversary Wetland renovations scheduled at the area over the next few years.
MDC protects and manages Missouri's fish, forest, and wildlife resources. We also facilitate your participation in resource-management activities, and we provide opportunities for you to use, enjoy and learn about nature.