Federation Report - April 12, 2024

CFM Duck Race Tomorrow!

Come join CFM for our newest event! We will be hosting our Duck Race and Outdoor Expo on Saturday, April 13 in Jefferson City! You'll be able to hear from many of our affiliates and other outdoor organizations, and have your chance to adopt your own duck racer! The winning duck will take home a cash prize! You can also vote for your favorite decorated duck on our website! To learn more about the event, adopt a duck, vote for your favorite duck, or become a sponsor, visit our website HERE!

CFM 50/50 Raffle

CFM will be running a 50/50 Raffle through the month of April! At the end of the month, we will draw one random participant, and they will take home half of the total pot! Tis is a great way to support conservation efforts in the state, and take have the chance to win big while doing it. Visit CFM5050.com on April 1st to purchase your tickets!

Get Your 50/50 tickets HERE!

CLC Now Accepting Applications!

CFM is excited to announce that we are accepting applications for new students in our premier youth education program, the Conservation Leadership Corp. CLC is open to high school and college students who are interested in the outdoors, and would like to develop their leadership and other professionals skills. The application deadline is April 30th. To learn more about the program, and to submit an application, visit our website HERE.

Fill Out Your CLC Application Here!

HJR 125 Threatens Missouri's Conservation Model

We need your voice to oppose House Joint Resolution (HJR) 125, which threatens Missouri's long-standing conservation model. A hearing is scheduled in the Government Accountability Committee on Wednesday, April 17th at 8:15 am, and it proposes radical changes that could severely impact our state's conservation efforts. Click HERE to contact the Committee Members and let them know you are opposed to HJR 125. Visit our website HERE to view the whole LAC notification.

Visit CFM's Legislative Action Center

MDC Giving Away Native Trees For Arbor Day!

Missouri Department of Conservation announces that over 3,000 turkeys were harvested during the Spring youth weekend. “Youth harvest increased by more than a thousand birds compared to the 2023 youth season and was the highest harvest total since 2017," according to MDC Turkey Biologist Nick Oakley. To view the whole MDC press release, visit MDC's website HERE.

MDC's Press Release

Native Plant Sales

The Missouri Prairie Foundation will be hosting native plant sales throughout the state this Spring, More information on each Missouri Prairie Foundation/Grow Native! sale, including participating vendors and pre-order details, can be found HERE.

Native Plant Sale

CFM Store Restocked!

Our online store is full of all your favorite merchandise, including our new Voice of Missouri Outdoors shirts! We also have hats, Charles Schwartz prints, drinkware, and so much more! Represent the Conservation Federation of Missouri with some new gear!

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If you witness or suspect a wildlife violation, report it to your local conservation agent or call the toll-free number 1-800-392-1111. You may remain anonymous and you may ask to be considered for a reward if you wish.

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CFM Platinum Sponsors

Thank you to the dedicated partnership from our platinum sponsors!

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