Wildlife Volunteers

​Division of Wildlife Resources

Office of Resource Conservation

The Division of Wildlife Resources has occasional needs for volunteer field workers to help with the following:

  • Controlled prairie burns
  • Furbearer census routes in March
  • Habitat establishment and maintenance
  • Canada Goose banding in June
  • The Springfield office needs volunteers, at various times, to do filing, copying and map hanging.

Qualifications include good health, an interest in working outdoors and the ability to work odd hours. If you would like to know more about volunteer opportunities with wildlife resources, contact:

Northern Region
Roy Domazlicky

2050 W. Stearns Rd.

Bartlett, IL 60103


Email: Roy.Domazlicky@Illinois.gov 


Southern Region
Ed Zwicker

826 Morton Court, Suite A

Litchfield, IL 62056


Email: Ed.Zwicker@Illinois.gov 


For more information, please contact:

Mike Wefer, Division Chief
IDNR Division of Wildlife
1 Natural Resources Way
Springfield, IL 62702

             Email: Mike.Wefer@Illinois.gov 

To read the mission of the Division of Wildlife Resources and to view a list of our programs go to: