Missouri Department of Conservation

Missouri Conservation Commission approves land purchase in Sullivan County

During a meeting of the Missouri Conservation Commission, approval was given for the state to purchase approximately 266 acres in Sullivan County as an addition to the Locust Creek Conservation Area. This is an area encompassing over 3,400 acres southwest of Milan. The Department of Conservation reports approximately one third is bottomland and upland forest […]

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Free class on “Frogging for Beginners” to be held at Locust Creek Conservation Area in Milan

Frogging is a great way to enjoy Missouri’s fish, forest, and wildlife resources while also putting food on the table the whole family can enjoy. Join the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) for a free clinic on frogging for beginners, 5 p.m. – 11 p.m. on Friday, July 5, at Locust Creek Conservation Area near […]

Missouri Department of Conservation

Locust Creek Conservation Area near Milan to host seminar for young people

Youth ages 6 to 15 will have opportunities for archery shooting, fishing, skeet shooting, shotgun patterning, and a turkey calling demonstration at the Locust Creek Conservation Area near Milan. The Missouri Department of Conservation will partner with the National Wild Turkey Federation to offer the Juniors Acquiring Knowledge, Ethics, and Sportsmanship seminar at the conservation […]