Wildlife

News

  • Monday, June 1, 2015
    COLUMBIA, Mo. – The second week of June is when chiggers begin digging into Missourians, says University of Missouri Extension entomologist Richard Houseman.
    Media available: photo
  • 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
  • Friday, July 22, 2011
    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Floods and severe storms can leave more than just people homeless. Displaced snakes, rodents and other nuisance wildlife often will seek shelter and food in areas close to people, said Bob Pierce, MU Extension fisheries and wildlife specialist.

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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