Lecher also noted that fees at Forest Service sites, like some in the Mark Twain National Forest
in Missouri and the Hoosier National Forest in Indiana, are already in place.
Francois Mountains, Ozark National Scenic Riverways, and Mark Twain National Forest
. Departs from 211 College Street.
There's plenty of room to move around, as the nearby Mark Twain National Forest
offers 1.4 million acres of public land open to hunting.
"You're not allowed to store things within the wilderness," says Nancy Feakes of Mark Twain National Forest
. "It's supposed to be primitive with as few signs as possible of man's occupation." Cache owners must also consider the particular risks of placing a cache in forests, where they can become casualties in prescribed burns, wildfires, floods or areas cut for timber sales.
-- 829 Fire (Mark Twain National Forest
) was contained at 228 acres.
Klaus Leidenfrost, MCKC President and wildlife biologist for the Mark Twain National Forest
- Houston/Rolla/Cedar Creek Ranger District, states, "We are excited about our updated website, which serves as an important public outreach and education tool for our organization."
Mark Twain National Forest
in southern Missouri is included in a Bush Administration plan to sell more than 300,000 acres of national forest to help pay for rural schools.
Missouri: If a wilderness hunt in the southern Midwest interests you, then the 1.5 million-acre Mark Twain National Forest
is your perfect destination.
In Missouri, for example, the administration has targeted more than 21,000 acres of the Mark Twain National Forest
for sale, yet its rural districts would receive barely a trickle of funding under the federal county payments program.
Forests under consideration for the tree-planting program include Hoosier National Forest in Indiana, Mark Twain National Forest
in Missouri and Shoshone National Forest in Illinois.
Proposed lead mining in the Mark Twain National Forest
surrounding the Ozark National Scenic Riverways in Missouri again threatens the watershed.