2011 Governor's Conference on the Management of the Illinois River System
"The Illinois River: A National Opportunity"

Natural Resources: Challenges and Solutions


The Long-Term Illinois River Fish Population Monitoring Program, 1957-2010
Michael McClelland
Illinois Natural History Survey
Prairie Research Institute
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Captive Propagation as a Tool for Restoring Illinois River Mussel Diversity
Tharran Hobson
The Nature Conservancy

Challenges of Nonnative Fishes in the Illinois River
Kevin Irons
Illinois Department of Natural Resources