Illinois DNR

Life Jackets Ensure Safety
4:11 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

State Law Requires Life Jackets For All Passengers

Boaters on Argyle Lake
Credit www.DNR.state.il.us

The Illinois DNR says there is something very simple boaters can do to ensure their safety.

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More Common in Drought
8:15 am
Thu November 21, 2013

IL & IA Face Deer Virus Outbreak for 2nd Year

A deer killed by EHD, which is present in Iowa and Illinois for the second year in a row.
Credit http://www.michigan.gov/dnr

A virus that is deadly to deer is being seen in Illinois and Iowa for the second year in a row.

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Down by 1,000 from 2011
3:38 pm
Mon January 28, 2013

IL Deer Harvest Largely Unaffected by Drought

Credit doublearrowhunting.com

One thing the ongoing drought did not seem to affect was the number of deer in Illinois. The Illinois Department of Natural Resources said hunters killed nearly 181-thousand deer, only one thousand less than one year ago.

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