On Friday, April 11 and Saturday, April 12, the Illinois Department of Natural Resources convened Conservation Congress 2014: Charting a Course to Protect and Preserve Our Natural Resources in Springfield. The gathering featured panel discussions on the agency’s role as conserver of Illinois’ natural resources and the future of apex predators in Illinois. In addition, IDNR staff facilitated 12 breakout sessions with members of the public providing their recommendations to move issues forward. The results will be posted soon on our website and will be available for public comment. Stay tuned!
April 11, 2014 Webcast: Preserving & Protecting Our Natural Resources Through Advocacy & Regulation (panel discussion)
April 12, 2014 Webcast: Apex Predators in Illinois: Now and in the Future (panel discussion) and The Results of the Breakout Sessions