From: Renee Buck <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Monday, January 14, 2019 at 1:23 PM
To: Jim Schneider <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: Fw: Job Announcement - Farm Bill Wildlife Biologist - Perry County, Illinois


Renee K. Buck | Ohio Farm Bill Wildlife Biologist

Pheasants Forever, Inc. and Quail Forever
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From: Sarah Piotraschke
Sent: Monday, January 14, 2019 10:53 AM
To: Sarah Piotraschke
Subject: Job Announcement - Farm Bill Wildlife Biologist - Perry County, Illinois

Good morning –

Please see the attached job description for a Farm Bill Wildlife Biologist in Perry County, Illinois with Pheasants Forever & Quail Forever. Work in a joint capacity with Pheasants Forever, Inc. (PF), the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) and the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) to promote, coordinate and implement the conservation provisions of the Federal Farm Bill and other related wildlife conservation programs. Conservation planning and implementation support to farmers and landowners with an emphasis on soil, water and wildlife resources in agricultural landscapes.  Meet with local chapters of Pheasants Forever and other local partners to influence habitat management efforts and participate in statewide habitat meetings.  Attend Farm Bill Biologist training and assist in coordinating technical assistance efforts. This new position will have an intensive focus on the promotion of early successional habitat across southern Illinois, primarily for the benefit of quail. This position will also focus outreach efforts to help promote sustainable and wildlife friendly grazing practices throughout the 5-county area. Application deadline is 1/31/2019.

To Apply:  Visit our website at:<> .

ONLY ONLINE APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED. Please include your cover letter, resume and 3 references as single Word document or PDF file on the Recruitment website. For any questions, please contact Erin Holmes, Illinois State Coordinator, at 608-658-0969 or [log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>

Thank you for sharing this opportunity with students, colleagues, family, and friends.


Sarah Piotraschke |  HR Specialist

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