• Wednesday, April 2, 2014
    COLUMBIA, Mo.– Students ages 14-18 can learn about the nation’s longest river through hands-on activities this summer. “Meet the Big Muddy: The Missouri River Academy,” July 20-24, is part of the Summers @ Mizzou program hosted by the University of Missouri Extension 4-H Center for Youth Development.
  • Friday, June 7, 2013
    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – There’s a new guard dog in town. And it’s more likely to bray than bark.
    Media available: photo; video
  • Tuesday, May 28, 2013
    COLUMBIA, Mo.– Suburbanites and city dwellers don’t have to drive to the country to enjoy viewing wildlife. A few simple additions and changes can make even a small backyard attractive to a greater variety of birds and other wildlife.
    Media available: photo


Browse these University of Missouri websites:

  • Missouri Master Naturalist
    A community-based natural resource education and volunteer service program sponsored jointly by the Missouri Department of Conservation and MU Extension.
  • Missouri Woodland Steward Program
    Introduces landowners to basic forestry and wildlife management and shows them how to integrate both forms of management on their property.
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