Wildlife Speaker Series: Yellowstone Grizzly Bears: 40 Years of Scientific Discovery
- Wildlife Speaker Series: Yellowstone Grizzly Bears: 40 Years of Scientific Discovery
- 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.
- Feb 11, 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.
February 11th – Frank van Manen - “Yellowstone Grizzly Bears: 40 Years of Scientific Discovery”
Frank van Manen is an ecologist who blends his research interest in large carnivores with landscape ecology. In 2012 Frank became Team Leader of the Interagency Grizzly Bear Study Team, a cooperative research team that addresses monitoring and research needs for the Greater Yellowstone grizzly bear population. His research focus for the past 25 years has been on bear ecology and management.