USFWS Offices and Refuges Near You

The Midwest Region includes Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin. Find a location near you.

The Midwest Region includes Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin. Find a location near you »

 

Conserving the Nature of America

The mission of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is working with others to conserve, protect, and enhance fish, wildlife, plants, and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people.

 

 

Contact Us

If you have questions about eagles or need assistance, please contact:

 

For Eagle Technical Assistance and Pre-Permit Coordination

(Eagle Disturbance, Incidental Take, and Nest Removal)

 

In Ohio, Michigan, and Indiana:

Chris Mensing

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - East Lansing Field Office

2651 Coolidge Road
East Lansing, MI 48823

 

Phone: 517-351-8316

E:mail: Chris_Mensing@fws.gov

 

In Wisconsin and Minnesota:

Mags Rheude

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Midwest Regional Office, Division of Migratory Birds

5600 American Blvd West, Suite 990

Bloomington, MN 55437

 

Phone: 612-713-5438

E:mail: Margaret_Rheude@fws.gov

 

In Iowa, Illinois, and Missouri:

Ryan Anthony
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Illinois-Iowa Field Office
1511 47th Avenue
Moline, IL 61265

 

Phone: 309-757-5800 x205
E:mail: Ryan_Anthony@fws.gov

 

For Eagle Depredation, Native American Religious/Ceremonial Use, Exhibition/Education and Eagle Rehabilitation Permits:

 

In Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota and Ohio

Jason Mercado

US Fish and Wildlife Service

Midwest Regional Office, Migratory Bird Permits

5600 American Blvd. West, Suite 990

Bloomington, MN 55437-1458

 

Phone: 612-713-5421
Email: jason_mercado@fws.gov

 

In Wisconsin, Michigan, and Missouri

Rick Rottman

US Fish and Wildlife Service

Midwest Regional Office, Migratory Bird Permits

5600 American Blvd. West, Suite 990

Bloomington, MN 55437-1458

 

Phone: 612-713-5449
Email: richard_rottman@fws.gov

Eagle Disturbance, Incidental Take, and Nest Removal Permit Processing; Eagle Scientific Collecting Permits

 

In Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio and Wisconsin

Deanne Endrizzi

US Fish and Wildlife Service

Midwest Regional Office, Migratory Bird Permits

5600 American Blvd. West, Suite 990

Bloomington, MN 55437-1458

 

Phone: 612-713-5441
Email: deanne_endrizzi@fws.gov

General Permit Questions: permitsR3MB@fws.gov

 

General Eagle Questions: midwesteagle@fws.gov