2015 Governor's Conference on the Management of the Illinois River System
"The Illinois River: A Watershed Partnership"

Monitoring: Fins, Feathers, and Fields


Combining Drainage Water Management
and American Gold Plover Conservation in an Agricultural Landscape

Drew Becker
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Rock Island Field Office

Recent Improvements in Waterbird Numbers and Conditions in the Illinois River Valley
Heath Hagy and Chris Hine
Illinois Natural History Survey
Forbes Biological Station

Monitoring CREP's Contribution to Wildlife Conservation
and Water Quality in the Illinois River Watershed

Luke Garver
Illinois Department of Natural Resources