Photos: Columbia Bottom Shines Bright After Flooding

“Everything is recovered from last year,” says Pat Behle, an administrative specialist at Columbia Bottom Conservation Area. “We’re in very good shape.”


#DiscoveryGram With Matt Faupel

Missouri nature photographer Matt Faupel shares photographs from his tour through rugged hills and river prairies in the conservation areas of Northwestern Missouri.


#DiscoveryGram With Rose Hansen

This week our DiscoveryGram photographer (and frequent Missouri Life contributor) Rose Hansen took us on a tour through the rural corners of our state.


#DiscoveryGram With Evan Henningsen

Welcome to Missouri Life's #DiscoveryGram! Each week we select a photographer we love from around the state to share photos of their recent travels, adventures, and discoveries. We hope that in doing so, we can show our readers a glimpse of what's going on all around them within the borders of the Show-Me State.


#DiscoveryGram with Notley Hawkins

This week Notley Hawkins, a mid-Missouri based photographer, shared snaps he's taken from around the Columbia and Jefferson City area, as well as snaps from St. Louis, Kansas City, the Missouri River, and many roads, towns, and natural areas around the state. Here's a look at the photos Notley shared with us.