The Prairie State Conservation Coalition invites you and your colleagues to:
Credit: Ken Block/USFWS
Moving from Strategy to Implementation: Revising Illinois’ Wildlife Action Plan
A One-Hour Webinar
April 22, 2013
Come join us and discover how Illinois’ Wildlife Action Plan will be revised and how you can participate in making the revised document more applicable to land conservation. In this webinar, we'll discuss:
will be stream ecologist and acting Watershed Protection Section
Head Ann Holtrop. This one-hour webinar is appropriate for all
levels of knowledge and would be useful for board members, executive
directors and anyone responsible for using Illinois’ Wildlife Action
Plan for land conservation.
Ann Marie Holtrop is a stream ecologist with the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, and conducted aquatic research with the Illinois Natural History Survey for eight years prior to joining IDNR in 2006. Her background includes research on land use impacts on stream biotic integrity, developing multi-metric indices, assessing effectiveness of field sampling methods, and developing water quality standards. She currently serves as the Head of IDNR’s Watershed Protection Section, which is the group responsible for implementing and revising Illinois’ Wildlife Action Plan. She is the IDNR Lead on implementing IWAP’s Streams Campaign, and is a past president of the Illinois Chapter of the American Fisheries Society.
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