Missouri Department of Conservation

The Missouri Department of Conservation provides high quality services to Missouri’s educators who are interested in teaching about Missouri’s ecology and conservation. The Kansas City region is home to:

The Anita B. Gorman Conservation Discovery Center

Burr Oak Woods

The department’s Teacher Portal offers access to curriculum guides, student resources, field trip options and more.


  • Governmental Organization

Audience Served

  • Everyone

Opportunities Offered

  • Fair/festival/event
  • Field trip
  • In school
  • Summer camp

Focus Areas

  • Biology
  • Earth and Environmental Science
  • General Science
  • Natural History