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General Information


Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Photographer

Born: 1961 in Mount Pleasant, Iowa



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Young is the Outdoors Editor for the State Journal Register in Springfield.

Biographical and Professional Information

Chris Young is a Natural Resources professional with experience in administration, strategic planning and communication. He leads an office of more than 200 dedicated wildlife, forestry, fisheries, resource protection and natural heritage professionals located all over Illinois. He has a Master of Science Degree in Environmental Science from University of Illinois Springfield.

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-- Numerous Journalism Awards