Missouri Department of Conservation
The Missouri Department of Conservation says residents likely won’t encounter stinging caterpillars this fall, despite booming populations in southern states.
Police in Gerald say they spotted a mountain lion earlier this week.
Missouri conservation officials are scaling back their recommendations for new regulations of deer farms and hunting preserves that were aimed at controlling disease but had prompted cost concerns.
A listener emailed KMOX News concerned about the dead fish in Creve Coeur Lake. She wanted to know why they were dying, so we contacted the Missouri Department of Conservation.
As the weather heats up, the number of those participating in outdoor water activities is increasing, and that has Missouri Department of Conservation officers seeing a jump in incidents.
The Missouri Department of Conservation says it was a pet that had been released.
Conservation Department spokesman says deadly bites are rare in the state
Carp are in Creve Coeur Lake and have been for a few years.
A five-year-old girl is recovering from a rattlesnake bite.
Bear experts and advocates are working to educate Missouri residents about black bears as the number of the species increases in the state.