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AGENCY RESOURCES

Several offices within the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) offer resources on freshwater mussels. The Division of Fisheries Resources regulates commercial mussel harvest in the state and licenses commercial mussel collectors and shell dealers. The Illinois Natural History Survey studies current mussel populations in the state and maintains a large research collection of mussels. The Illinois State Museum provides tours and educational services through the Education Section. The IDNR Division of Education has aquatic education materials available for use by teachers.

Illinois Department of Natural Resources

Division of Fisheries
One Natural Resources Way
Springfield, IL 62702
(217) 782-6424

Illinois Natural History Survey
Center for Biodiversity
1816 South Oak Street
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 333-1623

Division of Education
One Natural Resources Way
Springfield, IL 62702
(217) 524-4126

Illinois State Museum
Quaternary Studies Program
1011 East Ash Street
Springfield, IL 62703
(217) 785-0037

Education Section
Spring and Edwards Streets
Springfield, IL 62706
(217) 782-7386.



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