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(AT) Urban Wildlife Conference

08/15/2019 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Urban Wildlife Conference     ( AT – 5 hours )
Importance and Management of Wildlife in Public Parks

Join us at the Richardson Civic Center for educational presentations on turtles, coyotes, bobcats, snakes, rats, and land management with Citizen Science.

When: Thursday, August 15, 2019: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM CDT
Where: Richardson Civic Center 411 W Arapaho Rd Suite 102, Richardson, TX 75080

8:30 – 9:00 am: Registration and light breakfast
9 – 9:10 am: Welcome and Introduction to Speakers
9:10 – 10:10 am: Turtles in the parks: Paul Crump, Texas Parks and Wildlife Herpetologist
10:10 – 11:10 am: Rats: How to detect and manage: Brett Johnson, Dallas Parks and Recreation Urban Biologist
11:10 – noon: Hazing urban coyotes and bobcats: Rachel Richter, Texas Parks and Wildlife Urban         Biologist
Noon – 1:00 pm: Lunch (provided on site)
1 – 2:00 pm: Snakes: ID, importance, and management: Nathan Rains, Texas Parks and Wildlife             Regional Wildlife Biologist
2 – 3:00 pm: Land Management with Citizen Science: Sam Kieschnick, Texas Parks and Wildlife             Urban Biologist

Coordinator: Sam Kieschnick, Urban Wildlife Biologist, DFW Texas Parks and Wildlife

Cost: $75 (or $85 after August 14) including light breakfast, lunch, and snacks

Tickets and more details available on Eventbrite:

This conference can be logged for 5 hours AT.  Please enter this as AT:BPTMN: Other pre-approved Training  –   In comments box enter “Urban Wildlife Conference”

Hope to see you there!


9:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Richardson Civic Center
411 W Arapaho Rd Suite 102
Richardson, TX 75080 United States
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