The 2015 Natural Events Calendar, with stunning nature photography and daily notes about wild happenings, is on sale now at locations throughout Missouri or online.
This year’s calendar from the Missouri Department of Conservation features an ultra-close-up cover photo of a blue-eyed grass blossom. Other eye-popping photos in the large-format calendar include:
A frozen moment as a pair of pintail ducks settles into a marsh
A white-faced ibis at Eagle Bluffs Conservation Area
A fluffy red-fox pup surveying its surroundings