Prairie Research Institute

Illinois Natural History Survey

Joe Parkos

“I am drawn to the challenges and excitement of fisheries research, and in particular, I value that my work brings me into contact with people that share my passion for fish and the rivers, streams, lakes, wetlands, and oceans where fish live.”

—Joe Parkos, Director, Kaskaskia Biological Station, Sam Parr Biological Station, & Ridge Lake Biological Station