IDOT Changes Mowing Patterns to Protect ButterfliesIDOT says they're changing mowing routes along interstates to help protect dwindling populations of the monarch butterfly and other pollinators.
Voters May Face Tax Increase for Saint Louis ZooThe tax would go towards supporting the Saint Louis Zoo's infrastructure along with animal conservation needs.
About 11K Deer Killed During Alternative Weapons SeasonThe statewide total during the alternative season was six fewer than last year.
Emerald Ash Borer Makes Destructive Debut in St. LouisMDC expert: In seven to 10 years, we're looking at all the ash trees being dead.
$372.5M In Federal Funds Awarded To Conservation ProjectsProjects designed to cut down on fertilizer runoff, expand bird nesting areas and restore native grasslands are among those selected for funding under a new initiative that encourages conservation partnerships between government and private organizations.
Gov. Nixon Vetoes Change to Deer OversightThe legislation would have shifted responsibility for regulating Missouri deer ranches to the Department of Agriculture instead of the Department of Conservation.
Illinois DNR Seeks Public Input on Conservation, Outdoor RecreationIn advance of the event, a series of regional meetings are scheduled for February and March.
Missouri On The Hunt For Wild HogsWild pigs damage crops, pollute water.
Seeing Missouri Through The Eyes Of A Black BearCollar cams capture new details of a bear's daily life.
Edwardsville Issues Voluntary Water Conservation OrderIncludes customers in Glen Carbon and all of SIU-Edwardsville.
Red Flag Alert Means Increased Fire ThreatBrush fires broke out in NE Missouri Tuesday.
Missouri Caves Monitored For Signs Of Deadly Bat DiseaseWhite-Nose Syndrome has been blamed for 1 million bat deaths in US and Canada.