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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!