Chillicothe MDC Hosting Gun Care Class

The Missouri Department of Conservation will have a gun care class next week.  The class is on March 25th, online.  Adam Brandsgaard from the Chillicothe MDC Office will lead the class. That includes: Break Action, Hinge Action, Pump Action, Lever Action, and Bolt Action long guns and Semi-automatic long guns. They will also talk about the care of pistols, depending […]

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Be Ready For Spring Turkey Season

A safe and successful turkey hunt depends on a variety of skills, and the Missouri Department of Conservation is offering a program to help learn the fundamentals, just in time for the Spring Turkey Hunting season. Knowing how to locate a gobbler, call him into shotgun range, handling firearms in a safe fashion, and knowing what the regulations are things […]

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MDC Offers Wild Mushroom Program

The Missouri Department of Conservation will have a Spring Wild Mushroom program on March 12th.  The virtual program is put on by the staff of the Runge Nature Center. The program is from 1:00 to 2:00 pm and is available for all ages. MDC’s State Botanist and Missouri Mycological Society’s Mid-Missouri President Malissa Briggler, will have the presentation about mushrooms […]

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Missouri River Bird Observatory Tenth Anniversary Celebration Auction

The Missouri River Bird Observatory (MRBO) is a small local non-profit organization that promotes conservation of birds and encourages people to enjoy nature. They work through educating the public about conservation, local wildlife, and the challenges the natural environment faces. In honor of its tenth anniversary the MRBO hosts an online auction and a live virtual tour of its home […]

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