MRBO Field Assistant Andrea presents her own research at Alaska conference!


by Andrea Ambrose In the summer of 2012, while working as a rehabilitation intern at Tri-State Bird Rescue & Research, I was made aware of an opportunity with their oil spill response team. Every few years Tri-State conducts research to

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News from the Grasslands

BT.Steve, Andrea, Ryan

by Veronica Mecko For the 2015 spring migration season, MRBO set up nets for the third year at Mora Conservation Area and for the second year at Bruns Tract Conservation Area. With about a week remaining for spring migration monitoring

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News from the Education Front


We are so pleased to have the following updates from our excellent educator, Emily Wilmoth.  Emily has been busy traveling all over Missouri to spread the messages of conservation and enjoyment of birds!  See what she’s been up to! April

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Upcoming Events

Join MRBO at the following events, which are all open to the public!

July 14th at MDC's Discovery Room, Missouri State Fairgrounds, Sedalia. Join MDC Education Consultant Cynthia Green and MRBO for a teacher training in the MDC's Nature Unleashed curriculum. Eligible teachers, contact

July 15th at Eagle Bluffs Conservation Area.MRBO staff will provide a morning workshop for kids attending Missouri River Relief's Summers@Mizzou camp! See more at river

August 4th in Cole Camp.Living in central Missouri and interesting in becoming a Missouri Master Naturalist? The Hi-Lonesome Chapter is having their first-ever fall certification classes! MRBO will be giving a bird identification and conservation session as part of the great line-up of Naturalist classes. Learn more at

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