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This month’s features:

Safeguarding Our Glades

Dedicated conservation partners help restore and protect Missouri’s unique micro deserts.

What’s in a Nest?

Scientists monitor nests to study the health of birds and changes to the landscape.

After the Harvest

Helping a young hunter get her first turkey from field to table.

This month’s News and Events:

• Celebrate Missouri Trees During Arbor Days

• Spring Turkey Hunting

• MDC Offers New Permit Card

• MDC and CFM Thank Hunters for Sharing the Harvest

• Help Prevent Wildfires

• What Is It?

• Conservation Commission Actions

• Did You Know?