The BIWFC sponsored The Australasian Wildlife Management Society Conference held virtually December 7-9, 2021. The AWMS promoted the study and application of scientific wildlife management in the Australasian region, with members from Australia, New Zealand and around the world.
The BIWFC sponsored and attended The Wildlife Society’s 28th Annual Conference held virtually November 1-5, 2021. The virtual format aims to easily bring together North America’s largest gathering of wildlife researchers and managers, and offer over 1000 educational, training and networking opportunities.
The BIWFC sponsored the Animal Grantmakers 2021 Conference at the Institute for Human-Animal Connection at the University of Denver in Colorado on October 22 – 24, 2021. BIWFC also sponsored a session, “The Wild Horse & Burro Act of 1971: From Innovation to Crisis, and a Restorative Path Forward Utilizing Wildlife Fertility Control,” which included speakers: Mary Koncel, American Wild Horse Campaign, Dr. Douglas Eckery, National Wildlife Research Center & Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (USDA); Michael Henio, Ramah Navajo Chapter; and Celeste Carlisle, Return To Freedom, Wild Horse Conservation & National Wild Horse and Burro Advisory Board. Stephanie Boyles Griffin, Botstiber Institute for Wildlife Fertility Control Science and Policy Director served as moderator.