From the January archives of the River Hills Traveler:
1 year ago
• Bill Cooper explains the perfect way to duck hunt successfully. Using the popular / common duck decoy, and extremely washed camo, adds to the problem. Wearing the color black, using multi-species of duck decoys, and using simple tools may be all it takes in catching more ducks.
5 years ago
• Fall and winter are wonderful times of the year to birdwatch in Missouri, when thousands of birds migrate through the state. Of the 900 species of birds in North America, about 400 are found in Missouri, providing a colorful and diverse display of birds in a variety of habitats.
• Missouri Conservation Department Assistant Director Bob Ziehmer was announced the agency’s eighth director.