The Illinois Forestry Development Council is pleased to announced that it is now accepting proposals for its small projects program (i.e., special projects under $5000). The deadline for small project proposals is 11:59pm (CST) on July 9, 2021.
Dr. Eric Holzmueller recently released the Illinois Forestry Development Council’s required Annual Report to the Illinois General Assembly.
The Illinois Forestry Development Council is now accepting proposals for its small grants program. Proposals are due June 15, 2020.
On July 10, 2019, the voting members of the Illinois Forestry Development Council elected Dr. Eric Holzmueller as their new director and Mr. Jay C. Hayek as their new chairman.
Dr. Holzmueller, a professor of forestry at Southern Illinois University – Carbondale, replaces outgoing director Mr. Bill Gradle. Mr. Hayek, an Extension forestry specialist at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, replaces outgoing chair Dr. James Zaczek.
The members of the Council and the greater forestry community would like to personally thank Dr. Zaczek and Mr. Gradle for their dedicated years of service on the Illinois Forestry Development Council.