Western Great Lakes Bird & Bat Observatory

Headquarters at Forest Beach Migratory Preserve

Southeastern Wisconsin Conservation Summit!

Southeastern Wisconsin Conservation Summit 400The Western Great Lakes Bird and Bat Observatory will be hosting a 2-day conference, The Southeastern Wisconsin Conservation Summit, at Forest Beach Migratory Preserve in Ozaukee County on November 3rd and 4th, 2017. This conference is designed to foster regional collaboration by providing an introduction to the people who are conducting excellent ecological work here in southeastern Wisconsin. The two-day summit will focus on past, current, and future research and monitoring, conservation advocacy, and ecological restoration that is being done by area faculty, undergraduate and graduate students, nonprofit organization staff, land trusts, nature center staff, county government staff, consultants, and other interested parties whose work is conducted in southeastern Wisconsin. Presentations and posters will cover a wide range of taxa and conservation issues are encouraged.

Location: Forest Beach Migratory Preserve

Dates: November 3 & 4, 2017

Lunch, snacks, and beverages are included.

pdfView Conference Schedule.pdf

pdfView Presentation Abstracts.pdf

pdfView Poster Abstracts.pdf

Lodging: http://www.visitportwashington.com/tourism/lodging/

Restaurants: http://www.visitportwashington.com/tourism/eat_shop_play/

Directions to Forest Beach: https://wglbbo.org/join-us/visit-us

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Choose which type of registration you want. Paid registrations are $10 per day per person. Speakers, poster presenters and students are free. You can choose how many days to register for after you select the "Pay for registration" option below.