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Have you seen a Hellbender?
Please fill out the online form below to report a sighting.
Date and Time of Observation
Location of Observation (be as specific as possible)
Did you catch or touch the hellbender?
If so, what did you do with it? (check all that apply)
Cut the fishing line
Removed the hook
Put it back where I found it
Called a resource professional (IDNR/Extension)
Threw it on the back
Took it home alive
Other (please specify)
If you chose other, please specify what you did with the hellbender.
Did you take a picture of the Hellbender?
May we follow up with you to get more information if needed?