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Natural Resources Advisory Board

The Advisory Board is statutorily created to advise the agency on long range policies to assist in guiding the protection and conservation of renewable resources of the state and recommend changes in hunting and trapping seasons and bag or possession limits. They also recommend to the Director which projects receive funding in bike, boat, and Open Space Lands Aquisition and Development (OSLAD) grant programs. Members serve six year terms and are appointed by the Governor.  The Board holds quarterly meetings with time allotted for public comment on any topic.  All meetings are scheduled at DNR headquarters beginning at 3:00 PM, unless otherwise noted.  Meeting dates are subject to change. Please call 217-782-1824 for information and confirmation of meeting locations and dates.​

2019 Meetings:

January 22nd - OSLAD Grant Hearings - 8:30 a.m. - IDNR Headquarters, Springfield, IL

January 24th - IDNR Headquarters, Springfield, IL

April 15th - IDNR Headquarters, Springfield, IL   

July 22nd - IDNR Headquarters, Springfield, IL

November 25th  - Mt. Vernon Drury Inn, Mt. Vernon, IL - Meeting begins at 1:00 p.m.



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