May 2014

Discover Fishing

Kids' fishing day set for Kellogg Lake

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Springfield Nature Center

MDC Springfield Nature Center seeks comments on area plan

The public comment period for the draft plan is June 1-30.

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MDC welcomes new natural history biologist

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A 10-point white-tailed deer buck stands in a field.

MDC holding deer management open house June 16 in Rolla

Stop by to learn about Department management goals and share your opinions.

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June Conservation Commission meeting agenda

Tentative agenda for the June 2014 meeting of the Missouri Conservation Commission

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J. Thad Ray Memorial Wildlife Area

MDC seeking public input for J. Thad Ray Memorial Wildlife Area and Julian Steyermark Woods Conservation Area

A draft plan is available for public review from June 1 to June 30.

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Volunteer Listening for Bird Calls

Volunteer to help MDC with breeding bird survey

Volunteers need transportation, good hearing and eyesight, and the ability to identify birds in the area.

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Indiana angler catches state-record quillback

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Photo Exhibit by Marcus Janzow

Janzow photo exhibit highlights southeast Missouri diversity

The exhibit is free and available to view any time during normal operating hours at the nature center, Tuesday through Saturday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Musical Duo of Mike Fraser and Tenley Hansen

Powder Valley Nature Center presents entertaining and educational concert by Ozark musicians

The concert is free and open to the public. Space is limited and advanced registration is required by calling 314-301-1500.

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Image of a tick.

MDC offers tips for avoiding tick-borne illnesses

A few simple precautions can dramatically reduce the potential for infection.

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