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SW PARC Annual Meeting in Oklahoma, September 6-9

Date Posted: 23 May 2018 (Show details)

Join us in Oklahoma City September 6-9 for the 2018 SW PARC (Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation) Annual Meeting. We’re excited to feature George L. Heinrich as our keynote speaker discussing ”The Big Turtle Year: Celebrating Wild Turtles Across the United States”. There will be a pre-meeting workshop, informal icebreaker, two days of presentations, a banquet, live auction, and field trip. We hope to see you there!

Learn more about the meeting location and schedule: www.swparc.org/meetings/2018-meeting/.

Consider presenting a paper or poster: www.swparc.org/2018/03/27/call-for-abstracts/.

Early registration ends August 1st: www.swparc.org/meetings/2018-meeting/#reg.

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JMIH 2018 Abstracts Submission Site

Date Posted: 6 Feb 2018 (Show details)

The abstract submission site for JMIH 2018 in Rochester, NY is open and ready to accept abstracts. The deadline for submissions is 20 March 2018.

Joint Summer Meeting, North Central Division of AFS

Date Posted: 19 May 2017 (Show details)

The Joint Summer Meeting of the American Fisheries Society's Centrarchid Technical Committee, Esocid Technical Committee, and the Walleye Technical Committee will be held at McQuoids Inn, Isle, Minnesota, from July 18-20, 2017. A workshop entitled “Managing Walleye fisheries under adversity and change: A case history of Mille Lacs” will be held Tuesday, July 18th. The Joint Meeting will include a BBQ social Tuesday evening, a full day of presentations on Wednesday, a dinner social Wednesday evening, and a half day of presentations/business meetings on Thursday.

 More information about McQuoids Inn is available at www.mcquoidsinn.com or  (800) 862-3535.

2017 Desert Tortoise Council Symposium

Date Posted: 12 Jan 2017 (Show details)

The 42nd Annual Symposium of the Desert Tortoise Council is scheduled for February 24–26, 2017 at Sam’s Town in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Desert Tortoise Council is a private, non-profit organization comprised of hundreds of professionals and laypersons who share a common concern for desert tortoises in the wild and a commitment to advancing the public’s understanding of the species.

 

The 2017 Program will have sessions on renewable energy development and tortoise translocation, the latest research on deer in the arid Southwest, the Sonoran desert tortoise, the evolution of Gopherus and other topics. 

Joint Summer Meeting, North Central Division of AFS

Date Posted: 3 Jun 2016 (Show details)

The joint summer meeting of the American Fisheries Society's Centrarchid Technical Committee, Esocid Technical Committee, and the Walleye Technical Committee will be held at the Ak-Sar-Ben Aquarium (Nebraska's state aquarium), Gretna, Nebraska, on July 26-28, 2016. One of the workshops will be featuring the Upper Colorado River Endangered Fishes Recovery Program.

For more information on this scientific meeting please contact:

Dr. Keith Koupal
University of Nebraska at Kearney
(308) 865-5326
koupalkd [at] unk [dot] edu

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horned lizard Phrynosoma modestum
single specimen of Prototroctes maraena