Avoid Black Friday crowds with green gifts from MDC
Do you blanch at the thought of fighting crowds in search of bargains the day after Thanksgiving? Consider visiting a conservation nature center shop or browsing through nature-themed gifts online at the Missouri Department of Conservation’s Nature Shop.
State acquires 330 acres near Current River State Park
Missouri State Parks today announced that the state has acquired 330 acres of property in Shannon County. The property, historically referred to as Camp Zoe, is located adjacent to Current River State Park and downstream from Montauk State Park. It also abuts the 64,000-acre Roger Pryor Pioneer Backcountry, which is managed by Missouri State Parks.
I missed him for several reasons
I missed a buck the other evening. He was a long ways off, and he was walking and it was getting late, and I think my sights may be off a little on my rifle. Not only that, I was weak from walking so far that day and couldn’t steady my rifle. And there may have been a stick or two that deflected the bullet. If anyone can think of another excuse I might use, send it to me. Those are the only ones I could come up with.
First weekend deer harvest down 12 percent
Hunters checked 61,446 deer during the opening weekend of the November Portion of Firearms Deer Season, in spite of awful weather conditions. The Missouri Department of Conservation says the slow start doesn’t diminish prospects for a normal deer harvest.
Westover Farms offers luxurious trout fishing
Since the birth of the Macedonian deceit of speckled fish with a twist of red wool adorned by a couple of feathers from the wattles of a cock attached to a hook, fly fisherman have been in a state of constant evolution.