Missouri Dept. of Conservation: Posts about mushroom hunting ban are fake

Missouri Dept. of Conservation: Posts about mushroom hunting ban are fake
The Missouri Department of Conservation is dispelling the rumors about a ban on mushroom hunting in public lands.

MISSOURI (KFVS) - The Missouri Department of Conservation says posts about a mushroom hunting ban are fake.

If you’ve seen the posts are social media, don’t believe them.

The conservation department said it is not banning mushroom hunting on public lands and is not implementing a gathering license.

MUSHROOM HUNTERS: A recent post making the rounds on social media has come to our attention. This is FAKE. MDC is NOT...

Posted by Missouri Dept. of Conservation on Monday, April 29, 2019

They ask that you help stop the rumor.

You can click here for more information on mushroom hunting from the department.

For more information on the epic morel season this year, click here.

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