conservation department http://kbia.org en Missouri turkey hunters report bird population improvement http://kbia.org/post/missouri-turkey-hunters-report-bird-population-improvement <p>Missouri turkey hunters report taking nearly 8,500 birds last month, a 20 percent increase from October 2011.</p><p> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 21:51:57 +0000 Associated Press 24010 at http://kbia.org Missouri turkey hunters report bird population improvement With deer hunting totals below 10-year average, MDC points to decline in deer population http://kbia.org/post/deer-hunting-totals-below-10-year-average-mdc-points-decline-deer-population <p>Missouri&#39;s Conservation Department says hunters killed nearly 239,000 deer during the 2011-12 firearms hunting season. Mon, 16 Jan 2012 20:35:16 +0000 Associated Press 7110 at http://kbia.org With deer hunting totals below 10-year average, MDC points to decline in deer population