Missouri Department of Natural Resources publishes report about glades in Missouri

The Missouri Department of Natural Resources has released a new comprehensive report about glades in Missouri. The publication, “Comprehensive Distribution and Characterization of Missouri’s Glade-Producing Rock Formations,” was a collaborative effort between Missouri State Parks Ecologist Allison Vaughn; geologist Larry “Boot” Pierce, Jr., formerly with the department’s Missouri Geological Survey; natural community advisor Paul Nelson; and Central Hardwoods Joint Venture.