Edward B. and Marie O. Risch Conservation Area

Driving Directions

From Sheldon, take Route B east 6 miles, then Route A south about 2 miles, and NE 90th Road west to the area.

Highlights

The area is mostly prairie with some cropland and a wooded intermittent stream that traverses the area.

General Information

Southwest

Barton

417-629-3423

Owned by MDC

Activities
Activity
(Activity Explanations)
Comments
(Population Definition)
Hunting-Deer Fair population. Annual Fall Deer and Turkey Hunting Regulations and Information booklet.  
Hunting-Quail Fair population.  
Hunting-Rabbit Fair population.  
Hunting-Turkey Fair population. Annual Fall Deer and Turkey Hunting Regulations and Information booklet and annual Spring Turkey Hunting Information booklet.  

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Parking Lot   The parking area is located 0.50 mile from the prairie on a access right of way.  

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Features
Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Non-Stocked Pond  1.00 acres  
Stream - Intermittent  0.50 miles  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Lakes/Ponds 1.00  
Native Prairie 132.00  
Crop Land 29.50  
Total Area Acres:162.50 

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Designated Trails
Trail Name Trail Type Length
No Designated Trails

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Shooting Range General Information

This area has no shooting ranges.

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