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Missouri Squirrel Hunting

Squirrel & Black Bass Seasons Open Memorial Day Weekend In Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Memorial Day weekend brings an extra-special celebration for squirrel hunters and bass anglers in Missouri. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reminds them that the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend, May 27, marks the opening of both squirrel season statewide and catch-and-keep bass season in most…


Canada geese have become common in a number of urban areas. At a free MDC program on March 23 at the Springfield Nature Center, people can learn more about these birds and also get information on steps that can be taken to avoid having problems with them.

Upcoming MDC Program to Focus on Canada Geese

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Canada geese have become a common sight in many urban areas of Missouri – too common in some locations. These large waterfowl provide interesting wildlife sightings, but sometimes their activities and the fecal material they leave behind can provide challenges for public parks, private businesses and homeowners….


Air Rifle or BB Gun is a Safe Pick for a First-Time Shooter

MADISON –If a first firearm for a child is on your gift list this season, a state hunting safety specialist suggests a BB gun or air rifle along with ear and eye protections. “Many of today’s best Olympic shooters still train and compete with air rifles,” said Tim Lawhern, hunter…