Every fall, biologists from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources conduct surveys of lakes to assess the health of fish populations. They use information gathered to set limits for anglers and guide fish stocking efforts.
Traditional firearm hunting seasons are kicking off in Illinois and surrounding states. We've got a roundup of when hunters will be taking to the field in Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Michigan and WIsconsin STORY & COMMENTS
Wildlife officials have confirmed another cougar sighting in Illinois, and they speculate it may be the same animal captured on a Morgan County trail camera just after midnight Oct. 28. STORY & COMMENTS