State conservation federation celebrates 75 years

The group was instrumental in establishing Missouri's Conservation Federation in 1936.
Thursday, September 9, 2010 | 8:35 p.m. CDT; updated 9:37 a.m. CDT, Friday, September 10, 2010

COLUMBIA — Backtrack 75 years to the dawn of Missouri’s conservation movement, to days when the term “conservation” was so new to the tongue that the “s” and “v” got mixed up.