Missouri Department of Conservation
MDC Mission Statement:
Our mission is to protect and manage the forest, fish, and wildlife resources of the state, and to facilitate and provide opportunities for all citizens to use, enjoy, and learn about these resources.


Natural Resources Conservation Service
NRCS Mission Statement:
The mission of the Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) is to provide national leadership in the conservation of soil, water, and related natural resources. The NRCS provides balanced technical assistance and cooperative conservation programs to landowners and land managers throughout the United States as part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA).

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
NFWF Mission Statement:
To sustain, restore, and enhance the nation's fish, wildlife plants and habitats through leadership conservation investments with public and private partners, the foundation is dedicated to achieving maximum conservation impact by developing and applying best practices and innovative methods for measurable outcomes.