Illinois Department of Natural Resources
June 2021
June 29, 2021

Technological Advances in Wildlife Management Q&A Video

By Kathy Andrews Wright

Film Date:

April 20, 2021


Chad Bartman, a Geographic Information System Specialist with the Illinois Department of Resources, Division of Wildlife Resources

Produced by:

Laura Kammin

Kathy Andrews Wright

Edited by:

Sarah Marjanovic 

Questions received in advance of the conversation are listed below, with the time noted should you desire to fast-forward to a topic of interest.

1:06   Development of digital maps for the online hunter fact sheets on Hunt Illinois website. 

3:57   Demonstration of Hunt Illinois

7:14   Winter aerial tracking of deer in Chronic Wasting Disease positive zones of Illinois. 

10:34 Trends being seen after collecting nearly 20 years of deer data.

13:05 Tips for creating a career in wildlife management and geography.

If you are interested in viewing the text alternative for the video click the CC option at the lower margin of the video.

Kathy Andrews Wright is retired from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources where she was editor of Outdoor Illinois magazine. She is currently the editor of Outdoor Illinois Wildlife Journal and Illinois Audubon magazine.