Bollig is new MDC conservation agent in Hickory County

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HERMITAGE, Mo. – Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) agent Dylan Bollig is looking forward to his new duties in Hickory County.

Bollig began his new job as conservation agent for Hickory County earlier this fall. He will work alongside fellow Hickory County Conservation Agent Matthew Bryant. Bollig replaces Tim Pratt, who was promoted to Protection Division District Supervisor in MDC’s Southwest Region.

Bollig is new to Hickory County, but he does have previous law enforcement experience. He did a law enforcement internship for the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and also worked as a Police Reserve for the Goodview, MN Police Department. He is a 2005 graduate of Stoutland High School and a 2010 graduate of Winona State University in Winona, MN.

“I am excited to be a conservation agent in Hickory County,” Bollig said. “This area has a very diverse landscape and offers ample resource opportunities for all Missourians. Hickory County is a hidden gem with an abundance of both beauty and natural resources. The people here are so nice and have been extremely welcoming to my family. I look forward to meeting more folks and becoming a part of this wonderful county.”

Bollig can be reached at (417) 718-1114 or at . Bryant, Hickory County’s other conservation agent, can be contacted at (417) 718-1113 or at . Individuals are reminded game law violations can also be reported to the Operation Game Thief Hotline, 1-800-392-1111.