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Missouri hellbenders bounce back from the brink of extinction

By Hannah Lazo

ST. LOUIS – On a typical Tuesday at the St. Louis Zoo Herpetarium, a steady stream of visitors meandered through the exhibits home to numerous species of reptiles and amphibians. 2,283 more words

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Black Bear Killed in Eastern Missouri; Citation Issued

HILLSBORO, Mo. (AP) – A citation has been issued for a suspect who shot and skinned a black bear in eastern Missouri.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the bear was found dead Monday in Jefferson County. 115 more words

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Watch: Peregrine Falcon Chicks are Hatching

ST. LOUIS (News release) – The first Peregrine falcon chick has hatched at a nesting box at Ameren Missouri’s Sioux Energy Center. In partnership with the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) and World Bird Sanctuary (WBS), Ameren Missouri invites bird lovers to tune in and watch an online webcam to witness the chicks hatch. 293 more words

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Farmer finds black bear on his property in Warren County

WARREN COUNTY, MO (KPLR) – Last week, it was Jefferson County.  This week, a Black Bear was spotted in Warren County and Monday morning, the Missouri Department of Conservation trapped, sedated and inspected that Black Bear on a farm in rural Warren County. 346 more words

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Farmer finds black bear on his property in Warren County

WARREN COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – Last week, it was Jefferson County.  This week, a Black Bear was spotted in Warren County and Monday morning, the Missouri Department of Conservation trapped, sedated and inspected that Black Bear on a farm in rural Warren County. 369 more words

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MDC Amps Up Measures to Prevent Spread of CWD

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – In light of new evidence that Chronic Wasting Disease is spreading among Missouri deer, authorities are cracking down. Franklin County is one of the counties where a diseased deer has been discovered since 2010. 192 more words

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Missouri man catches state-record river redhorse fish

JEFFERSON CITY, MO (KTVI) – A Jefferson City man has set a new state record and may have broken a world record after hauling in a river redhorse on Tavern Creek nearly two weeks ago, the Missouri Department of Conservation said. 121 more words

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