Sights along the trails of the Springfield Conservation Nature Center, by Springfield photographer Jym Wilson. Photos include walkers, birds, plants, trees, and interiors of some displays.

This gallery is a companion to Wes Johnson’s story on using the Springfield nature center to the fullest.

Jym Wilson

Jym Wilson has been making photographs since his early teens. His career in photojournalism began in 1977 as a darkroom technician at the Burlington Free Press in Vermont. In 2015 he left USA Today, where he had been a senior photo editor in the Life department specializing in entertainment coverage for 18 years.
Jym moved to Springfield, MO in 2019 and is looking forward to telling stories to the readers of the Springfield Daily Citizen. Email: More by Jym Wilson