Wildlife

News

  • Friday, May 22, 2015
    COLUMBIA, Mo.– A June 27 field day at the University of Missouri’s Bradford Research Center will look at how farmers, landowners and wildlife enthusiasts can manage habitat for northern bobwhite quail.
  • Tuesday, May 19, 2015
    COLUMBIA, Mo. – This could be a noisy summer for southeastern and western Missouri. A brood of 17-year periodical cicadas will emerge in northwestern Missouri (Kansas City and St. Joseph), and a brood of 13-year periodical cicadas will surface in southeastern Missouri (Cape Girardeau).
    Media available: photos
  • Thursday, March 5, 2015
    Asian carp is an invasive fish that is spreading through Midwestern rivers, displacing native species. In this video news story, learn how a commercial fishing industry based on Asian carp could create jobs and reduce the numbers of the fish.
    Media available: video
  • Thursday, February 26, 2015
    PORTAGEVILLE, Mo. – The Missouri Pollinator Conservancy Program offers beekeepers new ways to protect hives from pesticide drift.
    Media available: photos

Websites

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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