Missouri Governor Jay Nixon joins fellow hunters after a successful opening morning of dove season in Pike County. The Governor was joined on his hunt by various Missouri conservation leaders, including Dave Murphy, executive director of the Conservation Federation of Missouri; Travis Scott, of the Conservation Federation; and Tim Brooks, state chapter president of the National Wild Turkey Federation. (photo provided to KMOX)
PIKE COUNTY, Mo. (KMOX) - Missouri’s dove hunting season opened Saturday.
Governor Jay Nixon was among the men and women taking part in Pike County.
Nixon’s staff says the governor bagged the state limit of 15 doves during his hunt.
Dove season runs through November 9th in Missouri.