Department of Conservation
Conservation officials endorsed a new regulation that would allow anglers to keep more blue catfish but require mid-sized fish to be returned to the water.
The flora encyclopedia fills almost 1,400 pages and lists nearly 3,000 plants. It’s the third volume in a series started 50 years ago by the St. Louis research center.
A conservation area in Lincoln County north of St. Louis recorded 7,000 snow geese, with an estimated 15,000 birds in the surrounding area.
The Department of Conservation will take tissue samples from September 15 through January.
Police Chief Mark Maples says a motorist driving through the golf resort spotted the injured bird along the roadside.
The Department of Conservation says Missouri has had 27 confirmed mountain lion sightings since 1994.
Members of Missouri’s Mountain Lion Response Team say the widely scattered mountain lion sightings have been confirmed in Missouri and likely will continue.