Frank E. Wagner Conservation Area

Driving Directions

From Millville, take Route K northeast 2.50 miles, then Route E south 1 mile, then Conservation Road 1 mile to area entrance.


This area contains forest, old fields, and grassland.

About This Area

Frank E. Wagner, a former WWII prisoner of war, donated this area to the Conservation Department in memory of all American POWs.

This 130-acre area is about 50 percent openland/grassland and about 50 percent forested. Management of the area will include prescribed fire, which will help create and maintain diverse upland wildlife habitat.

General Information




Owned by MDC

(Activity Explanations)
(Population Definition)
Bird Watching  Get the Audubon Society of Missouri Conservation Area Bird List.  
Camping - Individual Campsites  Two camping areas. No amenities provided.  
Hunting-Deer Fair population. See Regulations.  
Hunting-Dove Fair population.  
Hunting-Quail Fair population.  
Hunting-Rabbit Fair population.  
Hunting-Squirrel Fair population.  
Hunting-Turkey Fair population. Annual Fall Deer and Turkey Hunting Regulations and Information booklet and annual Spring Turkey Hunting Information booklet.  
Trapping with Special Use Permit  Special use permit - Contact Chris Freeman 660/646-6122  

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Conservation Department Facilities
Facility Item Name Count Comments
Camping Area - Individual Campsites    
Other   Memorial to WWII POWs 
Parking Lot    

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Feature Item Name Count Size Comments
Non-Stocked Pond  0.50 acres  

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Land Cover Types
Land Type Acres Comments
Lakes/Ponds 0.50  
Old Field 39.50  
Forest and Woodland 50.00  
Grassland (non-prairie) 40.00  
Total Area Acres:130.00 

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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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