Call 1-800-392-1111 to report poaching and arson
Fox families disperse in late summer and early fall, when the pups are about 6–7 months old.
Missouri’s official state tree, the flowering dogwood, starts to change color around mid-October.
Muskies become active in early October. They are maintained in selected lakes by annual stocking.
Fall color peaks around mid-October for most of the state. It’s a great time to get outside!
We protect and manage the fish, forest, and wildlife of the state. We facilitate and provide opportunity for all citizens to use, enjoy, and learn about these resources.