America’s Midwest, where “wilderness” is in short supply, working to defend what’s left of our natural resources can be both a daunting and an entertaining task. Conservation Officer, Erika Billerbeck author of Wildland Sentinel: Field Notes for an Iowa Conservation Officer shares what inspired her to write the book. She touches on what it means to be a woman working in the male-dominated field of conservation law enforcement. Erika's passion for the great outdoors is shared with her own kids. AND she is a leader of a youth group called "Wild Things".