BLACK HAWK, LA - MAY 18:  A deer looks on while standing on farmland next to floodwaters on May 18, 2011 in Black Hawk, Louisiana. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Missouri Bill to Switch Oversight of Deer Farms Returns

A Missouri lawmaker is again pushing legislation that would shift regulation of farm-raised deer to state agriculture officials.


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Gov. Nixon Vetoes Change to Deer Oversight

The legislation would have shifted responsibility for regulating Missouri deer ranches to the Department of Agriculture instead of the Department of Conservation.


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Rabid Bats Found in St. Louis County, Officials Warn Residents

Rabid bats were found in St. Louis County, prompting health officials to warn residents of the dangers in handling wildlife.


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Missouri Man Charged with Running over Goose

A southwest Missouri man is facing criminal charges after a surveillance



Mo. Wind Farm Raises Concerns for Wildlife

A proposal to build a wind farm in Northwest Missouri, raises concerns amongst groups and the safety for their wildlife.


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Skunk Sightings On The Rise in Mo.

There’s something in the air over Missouri and it could have something to do with the sharp increase in skunk sightings in recent weeks.


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Snowy Owls Arriving Early in Missouri

KOMU-TV reports the owls are being spotted farther south and earlier than usual in Missouri.


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Christmas Trees Become Fish Habitat In St. Louis Lakes

Officials say man-made lakes do not have much fish habitat, and the trees provide woody cover.


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To The Chagrin Of Many, County Council Approves Zip-Line Plan

KMOX asked St. Louis County Executive Charlie Dooley, if this fails, and no one uses it or the company bails, is the county going to lose money?


Bobcat Survives Car Whack

He says he loaded the unconscious female bobcat into his truck, took her home.