French voyageurs trapped and hunted for wild animals in the Illinois Territory
Prepare for your voyage!

Get ready to paddle back into Illinois history.  When your voyage is complete, you'll get instructions on how to make your own possibles bag.

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Watch and learn

Watch a 13-minute clip about the furbearers of Illinois.

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Wild Illinois History is presented by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.


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