MDC Offering Virtual White Bass Program

Fishing for white bass – particularly during the spring spawning run – is an activity that is special to many Missouri anglers.  The Missouri Department of Conservation is providing an opportunity to learn more about how to hook this popular fish, through a free virtual program “Naturalist Notes Virtual Series: White Bass.” This online program will be on January 12th […]

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Managed Deer Hunt Registration Opens July 1

The Missouri Department of Conservation will have more than 100 Managed Deer Hunts this fall and they will begin the application for those hunts on July 1st.  The MDC says the hunts will include archery, muzzleloading, and modern firearms from mid-September through mid-January at conservation areas, state and other parks, national wildlife refuges, and other public areas.  Some managed hunts […]

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Missouri State Parks Will Re-Open To Camping

Missouri State Parks, a division of the Department of Natural Resources, today announced the phased reopening of campgrounds as a part of its continued efforts to return to normal operations. Existing campground reservations will be honored starting at 3:00 pm, Monday, May 18th.  In addition, new reservations will be accepted starting May 18, for arrival dates beginning May 26. Missouri […]

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Missouri State Parks To Begin Phased Opening

Although the vast majority of state parks have remained open with restrictions during the statewide stay-at-home order, Carol Comer the director for the Dept of Natural resources says they have begun a phased approach to resuming normal operations at state parks. The new guidelines will include limited visitor capacity for day use to be able to follow social distancing and […]

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Senator Roy Blunt To Attend ELCR Update

US Senator Roy Blunt will be in Milan this morning at the Milan Community Center, for an update on the East Locust Creek Reservoir project that will provide drinking water and recreation opportunities in north Missouri.  State Conservationist J.R. Flores from the Natural Resource Conservation Service or NRCS, will also make a major announcement at the event.  The NRCS is […]

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