Learn how you can be informed and get involved in protecting Missouri's white-tailed deer and hunting traditions.
If you harvest a deer within the CWD Containment Zone, please consider donating tissue samples from your deer to help the Conservation Department monitor CWD.
CWD kills deer, elk, and moose. Get the facts, and help protect Missouri's white-tailed deer from this disease.
See how some modern-day deer hunters are turning back the hands of time using black powder in this video.
Deer hunting is indeed an exciting sport, and trophies are popular reminders of successful days afield.
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.