Job opportunities available through the Illinois Natural History Survey can be found here- listings are updated as needed... Read more
Wetlands Science Program
Wetlands provide recreation, flood control, and pollution reduction as well as vital food and habitat to plants and animals... Read more
INHS Center for Annelida Resources
INHS Oligochaetologist Mark J. Wetzel and John W. Reynolds (Oligochaetology Lab, Ontario) recently launched a new website Nomenclatura Oligochaetologica Editio Secunda – a catalogue of names, descriptions, and type specimens of the Oligochaeta.
White Nose Syndrome
A multidisciplinary research team led by the Illinois Natural History Survey (INHS) is studying White Nose Syndrome... Read more
Bald Eagle Recovery
The Bald Eagle has a special place in America as our official national symbol.... Read More
To provide for research on disease vectors associated with used and waste tires, and the diseases they spread... Read More
Aerial waterfowl inventories
Aerial inventories of waterfowl abundance, species composition, and distribution have been conducted throughout Illinois during fall, winter, and spring migrations since 1948.
Since 1858, the Illinois Natural History Survey has been the guardian and recorder of the biological resources of Illinois.