Missouri Resources Magazine

Missouri Resources magazine is published quarterly by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources to inform readers about important natural resource issues and how they are being addressed. Missouri Resources is free to Missouri residents. Out-of-state subscriptions cost $4.50 per year or $8.00 for two years.

Inside this Issue


Director Sara Parker Pauley photo

Director's Column

by Sara Parker Pauley

I count myself among those that consider time spent outdoors as not only good adventure, but good for the soul. Continue reading >>


Missouri's Geological ShowcasesMissouri Resources magazine natural bridge photo

by Joe Gillman

As attendance in Missouri's state parks continues to soar, so does interest in the incredibly diverse geology found within them. Continue reading >>


The Water Battle of 1900-1906Missouri Resources magazine water photo

by Loring Bullard

It wasn't exactly Blues vs. Blackhawks, or Cardinals vs. Cubs. In fact, it was much worse. Continue reading >>


Your Path to PowerMissouri Resources magazine power photo

by Angie Morfeld

Investor-owned utility? Rural electric cooperative? Municipal utility? Who lights your lamp? Continue reading >>


The Sirens of SpringMissouri Resources magazine trout photo

by Tom Uhlenbrock

Missouri's three state trout parks were established in the 1920s. Park visitor know they offer a lot more than just fishing. Continue reading >>



News Briefs, Environmental Notes, Letters, Stream Team Notebook, Time Exposures, Resource Honor Roll, Rock Matters Continue reading >>

One Last Word - No oven, no grill...No Problem
by Ming Xu and Angie Morfeld

You've heard the old saying, "It's hot enough to fry an egg on the sidewalk!"  Continue reading >>


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