Rock Island Ecological Services Office
Midwest Region
Environmental Contaminants Program

 

Contaminants biologist provide technical assistance for the Savanna Army Depot CERCLA Clean Up and prepare environmental liability reviews for land transfer to Lost Mound Unit.  This projects helps the Refuge System obtain lands free of environmental liability and ecological hazards.

 

Aleshia Kenney

Alehia_Kenney@fws.gov

309-757-5800 x218

Contaminants Biologist

Mike Coffey

Michael_Coffey@fws.gov

309-757-5800 x206

Team Leader
Contaminants Biologist

Refuge staff and contaminants biologists process bird specimens from Union Slough National Wildlife Refuge as part of a study to investigate the effects of selenium exposure.  The results of this study will be used to develop resource management response actions to mitigate the effects of selenium if it is shown to be a problem.

 

 

 

 

 

Activities:

> Natural Resource Damage Assessments

> Oil Spill Contingency Planning & Response

>  Pollution Studies on National Wildlife Refuges

>  Endangered Species Studies

>  Endangered Species Consultations
        Clean Air Act permits
        Water Quality Standards
        Spill and Waste Site Clean Up

>  Realty PreAcquisition Surveys

 

 

 

 

U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Rock Island, IL Ecological Services Field Office
1511 47th Avenue
Moline, IL 61265

 

 

 

 


Last updated: June 4, 2009