Posts tagged "Illinois Conservation Foundation"

Northern Illinois Hunting and Fishing Days

Northern Illinois Hunting and Fishing Days
National Hunting and Fishing Days will be celebrated this upcoming weekend across the country. Here in northern Illinois, the celebration of the outdoors will happen at the Silver Springs State Park just outside of Yorkville. Northern Illinois Hunting and Fishing Days will be held on Saturday and Sunday, September 28 and 29 and the great... Read more »

IL DNR Newsbits for July 2012

Fall Hunting: Check season dates, apply for permits, and review season regulations for the 2012 fall hunting seasons online through the IDNR website. Hunting information is available at, including a link to a PDF version of the Illinois Digest of Hunting and Trapping Regulations for 2012-2013. Online Dove Permits: Online applications are being accepted... Read more »

Illinois Department of Natural Resources Newsbits for May 2012

Invasive Species Awareness:  Governor Pat Quinn has issued a proclamation declaring May to be ‘Invasive Species Awareness Month’ in Illinois – asking all Illinoisans to learn about ways in which they can help combat the spread of animal and plant species that endanger the Illinois landscape.  Examples of invasive species of concern in Illinois include... Read more »

IL DNR Newsbits for December

IL DNR Newsbits for December
Every month the IL DNR comes out with news that the Sportsmen and Women of Illinois enjoy hearing about.  Here is their “December Newsbits”… Illinois Department of Natural Resources Newsbits Highlighting news and programs for the month of December Firearm Deer Permits:  Remaining Illinois firearm and muzzleloader season deer permits are available over-the-counter from DNR... Read more »

Illinois Conservation Foundation holds $100,000.00 raffle

IL DNR's October Newsbits

From the IL DNR…. Illinois Department of Natural Resources Newsbits Highlighting news and programs for the month of October Remaining Firearm Deer Permits:  Those Illinois firearm deer permits remaining available following the close of random daily drawings will be available over-the-counter (OTC) from DNR Direct license and permit vendors from Oct. 18-Dec. 11 (or until... Read more »

Celebrity Quail and Pheasant Hunt date is set

This event is not only a good cause, but also a great time for those who love to hunt. Join the Illinois Conservation Foundation for the 17th ANNUAL CELEBRITY QUAIL AND PHEASANT HUNT—NOV. 13-15 at Rend Lake Resort. The Illinois Conservation Foundation’s annual Gary Watson Celebrity Quail and Pheasant Hunt on Nov. 13-15 will feature... Read more »

Fall Radio Show Trip brings big fish for guests and hosts

Labor Day week the Fishing and Outdoor Radio Show hosted a fishing trip to Lake Mille Lacs in Mnnesota. It was a great trip for all.  Both the guests and hosts did very well in catching some big fish.  Smallmouth bass up to 6.2 pounds, with many 4s and 5s were caught.  Walleyes up to... Read more »

$100,000 Illinois Sportsman's Raffle

From the IL DNR Tickets Available for $100,000 Illinois Sportsman’s Raffle Illinois Conservation Foundation Raffle Benefits Youth Conservation Education SPRINGFIELD, IL – Tickets are now available for the 2011 Illinois Conservation Foundation Sportsman’s Raffle with a $100,000 first-place prize. Tickets for the raffle are $100 each. The grand prize of $100,000 will be presented at... Read more »

Ed Mullady among others named for 2011 Illinois Outdoor Hall of Fame

Jim DaRosa, Ray Ludkevicz and Don Dziedzina met with Ed Mullady, publisher of the Sportsman’s Letter to inform him that he has been selected for induction into the Illinois Outdoors Hall of Fame.  Needless to day, he was very surprised and honored.  Being inducted in the the Hall of Fame is one of the most... Read more »