Upcoming conference to focus on wildlife conservation

Jan. 13, 2020
SENR faculty, staff and graduate students presenting at 60th Ohio Wildlife Conference.

School of Environment and Natural Resources faculty, staff and students will be presenting at the Ohio Wildlife Management Association’s 60th Ohio Wildlife Conference, "Applying Wildlife Conservation Today - for Tomorrow" on January 24 at the Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-Center. 

Faculty member Jeremy Bruskotter is presenting, “The Next Generation of Conservationists” in the morning session starting at 11:20 a.m.

Graduate student Nicole Hengst will present, “Ecology and Management of Virginia Rails and Soras in Northwest Ohio” starting at 1:00 p.m.

Program coordinator Matthew Shumar will present, “Managing Small Forest Patches for Birds: A New Resource for Ohio Landowners” starting at 3:20 p.m.

Bradley F. Blackwell, PhD, acting field station leader USDA APHIS Wildlife Services, National Wildlife Research Center will provide the conference keynote, "Revisiting Tinbergen's Behavioral Sequence: An Application to Wildlife Conservation and Management in the Anthropocene."

A number of posters will also be on display from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Additional details, including agenda, sponsors and registration: https://ohiowildlife.org/