Wildlife officer honored
Brian Bury, state wildlife officer assigned to Sandusky County, has been named Mississippi Flyway Waterfowl Protection Officer of the Year for Ohio by the Mississippi Flyway Council’s Law Enforcement Committee.
The appointment was announced by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife.
Bury, who entered the Wildlife Officer Training Academy in 2002, has been the State Wildlife Officer assigned to Sandusky County for nearly 10 years. He is a native of Lucas County and a 1999 graduate of the University of Toledo.
The Mississippi Flyway Council recognizes full-time law enforcement officers from each state, province and region who make outstanding contributions to the protection of waterfowl. Officer Bury was selected as the Ohio recipient this year.
More information about state wildlife officers and the ODNR-Ohio Division of Wildlife is available at wildohio.com.