Wildlife Speaker Series: Wolverine Regional Ecology, Conservation and Interactions with Winter Recreation
- Wildlife Speaker Series: Wolverine Regional Ecology, Conservation and Interactions with Winter Recreation
- Please join us for a series of presentations on the wildlife species of the greater Yellowstone area during February and March in Idaho Falls, ID.
- Mar 03, 2016 from 07:00 PM (Canada/Mountain / UTC-700)
- Artitorium on Broadway, 271 W Broadway, Idaho Falls ID
- Contact Name
- Marilynne Manguba
- Contact Phone
- 208 221 5142
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The Idaho Department of Fish and Game and The Nature Conservancy are hosting a series of presentations on iconic wildlife species of the greater Yellowstone area. Special thanks to sponsors for the series –Heart of the Rockies Initiative, the Mule Deer Foundation, Trout Unlimited, and Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative.
This is your chance to interact with leading regional fish and wildlife experts as they describe the ecology of iconic Yellowstone area species and present results of ongoing research, management and conservation efforts. Presentations will be on Thursday evenings during February and March at the Artitorium on Broadway just west of Yellowstone. Doors open at 6 with presentations starting at 7 pm. No-host refreshments will be available prior to the presentation.
March 3rd – Kimberly Heinemeyer - “Wolverine Regional Ecology, Conservation, and Interactions with Winter Recreation”
Kim Heinemeyer is Director of Conservation Science at Round River Conservation Studies and leads a study of how wolverines respond to winter recreation, including snowmobiling and backcountry skiing. The winter recreation project is a partnership with the Payette, Boise, Sawtooth, Caribou-Targhee and Bridger-Teton National Forests, Idaho Fish and Game, Wyoming Game and Fish Department, Grand Targhee National Park, the Idaho Snowmobile Association and a number of additional partners including ski resorts.