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This month’s features:

Peck Ranch: A Drive-Through Tour of Living History

From conservation victories to ancient arachnids, the area provides elk viewing and more.

Getting the Bands Back Together

Aluminum bands on waterfowl give hunters, researchers a glimpse into the life of a bird.

Always Worth the Drive

Returning to your favorite area keeps treasured memories alive.

This month’s In Brief:

• What Is It?

• Hit the Woods for Health

• Ask MDC

• Agent Advice

• We Are Conservation

• CWD: Info to Know for the 2018–2019 Deer Season