Illinois Department of Natural Resources

Participant Agenda

Saturday, October 24

 

8:15

Registration

9:00

Call to order

 

Tim Schweizer, IDNR

Welcome

 

Marc Miller, Director IDNR

Congress Background and Process Followed

 

Deborah Stone, Deputy Director IDNR

Public Access Committee Report and Discussion

John Buhnerkempe, Chief

Division of Wildlife, IDNR

Youth Recruitment and Retention Committee Report and Discussion

 

Richard Mark, Chair

Natural Resources Advisory Board

Conservation Funding Committee Report and Discussion

 

Claudia Emken, Vice Chair

Natural Resources Advisory Board

Deborah Stone, Deputy Director IDNR

 

Survey Results Review

 

Susan Parks, Parks Consulting Group

12:15

 

Lunch and Networking

 

 

 

Breakout discussions

        Public Access

        Youth Recruitment and Retention

        Conservation Funding

See Breakout Room Assignments

Breakout Discussion Summaries

 

 

5:00

Close

 

6:00

Reception

 

 

 


 

Sunday, October 25

 

8:30

Coffee

 

 

9:00

 

Call to Order

Tim Schweizer, IDNR

Review Results of Breakout Sessions

 

Develop List of Priorities

 

Review Next Steps

Deborah Stone, Deputy Director IDNR

12:00

Close

 

Marc Miller, Director IDNR