Conference Schedule

 
Friday
6/4
Saturday
6/5
Sunday
6/6
Monday
6/7
  6:30-7:45 am Breakfast

8:00 am Welcome Session

10:00 am Break

10:20 am Theme Session

6:30-7:45 am Breakfast

8:00 am Continental Reports

10:00 am Break

10:20 am Status and Distribution

6:30-7:45 am Breakfast

8:00 am Food Habits/Conflicts

10:00am Break

10:20am Techniques/Harvest

 
6:30-7:45 am Breakfast

 

 

 

All Day

*Field Trip to Youghiogheny River
and Ohiopyle State Park

Lunch 12:00-1:20 pm 12:00-1:20 pm  12:00-1:20 pm
  1:20pm –3:00pm Veterinary Care/Physiology

3:00 pm Break

3:20 – 5:00 pm
Veterinary Care/Physiology

1:20 pm –3:00 pm Reintroductions

3:00 pm Break

3:20 – 5:00 pm
Threats

1:20 pm –3:00 pm Genetics

3:00 pm Break

3:20 – 5:00 pm
Poster Session

 
  5:30 – 7:00 pm Dinner
7:00 pm Social/ Special Presentation: Otters in Yellowstone
 
 5:30 – 7:00 pm Dinner
7:00 pm Social/
Children’s Poster Contest hosted by Jack Hubley, host of television show “Wild Moments”
5:30 – 7:00 pm Dinner

7:00 pm Social/ Special Presentation: Okavango Delta

5:30 Picnic and Social / Special Presentation: Public Land Management and Conservation

 
Tuesday
6/8
Wednesday
6/9
Thursday
6/10
  6:30-7:45 am Breakfast

8:00 am Special Session: Sea Otters

10:00 am Break

10:20 am Special Session: Sea Otters

6:30-7:45 am Breakfast

8:00 am Special Session: The Histories and Missions of Worldwide Conservation Organizations

10:00 am Break

10:20 am Special Session: The Histories and Missions of Worldwide Conservation Organizations

6:30-7:45 am Breakfast

8:00 am Habitat II

10:00 am Break

10:20 am Continental Meetings

 
Lunch  12:00-1:20 pm 12:00-1:20 pm 12:00-1:20 pm
  1:20 pm –
Workshops:

-Electrofishing
-Chemical Immobilization
-Red List: Guidelines and Procedures
-Wetland Delineation
1:20 pm–2:30 pm Home Range/Population Dynamics

2:40 pm–3:50 pm Behavior

4:00–5:00 pm Habitat I

1:20 pm –5:00 pm Closing Session: Resolutions
 
  5:30–7:00 pm Dinner

7:00 pm Social/
Poster Session – Special Presentation: Chesapeake Bay

5:30–7:00 pm Dinner

7:00 pm Social / Special Presentation: Wolf Reintroduction in Yellowstone National Park

 
5:30 pm Banquet/Square Dance

* The IXth International Otter Colloquium field trip will include several options. Participants will be offered a choice of whitewater rafting or biking. All participants will also have the option of hiking in Ohiopyle State Park and touring Frank Lloyd Wright’s Falling Water.

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For more information on the area and these activities, please visit the following web sites.

Whitewater Rafting and Biking – www.wilderness-voyageurs.com
Hiking and general area information – http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/stateparks/parks/ohiopyle.aspx
Frank Lloyd Wright’s Falling Water - http://www.wpconline.org/fallingwaterhome.htm

The field trip will conclude with an evening social.

For any questions, please
email otter@frostburg.edu

 

 


 
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