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  • 75th North American Wildlife & Natural Resources Conference Open for Business

    The Milwaukee Hilton City Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, will host the 75th North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference on March 22 to 27, 2010. More than 1,100 leaders of the continent’s professional natural resource management community ...
  • Deer Biologists Easier Targets than Deer for Some Hunters in Wisconsin

    In a recent press release, a Wisconsin State Senator called for the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR) to “replace the Department’s big game management team.” Upset that his annual deer drive didn’t produce desired results, the Senat...
  • 75th North American Conference Special Session 2 to Examine Fish and Wildlife Management on Designated Public Lands

    Special Session 2 at the 75th North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference will address the constraints, challenges and opportunities to fish and wildlife conservation and related recreation from various land designations of public lands. Wild...
  • Bills Would Ensure Full Funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund

    U.S. Senators Jeff Bingaman (NM) and Max Baucus (MT) introduced legislation in November that would permanently provide $900 million annually to the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF), the federal government’s main program to protect land and provid...
  • Conservationists Badger for Veto Veto

    Wisconsin conservationists are facing perhaps the toughest political battle ever presented in their 20-year push to reinstate an independent secretary to the state’s Department of Natural Resources (DNR). In the coming months, sportsmen’s groups and ...
  • Second Climate Change Workshop to Address Adaptive Management and a Structured Decision-making Process

    “Decision Making in the Face of Scientific Uncertainty: Adaptive Management for Climate Change” is the title of a workshop to be held 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, Monday, March 23, 2010, during the 75th North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Confer...
  • Black-tailed Prairie Dogs Dodge ESA

    The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) decided this month that the black-tailed prairie dog does not warrant protection under the Endangered Species Act, reports the Wildlife Management Institute. The decision was based on the FWS assessment that the oc...