2019 Schedule of Events

75th Annual Northeast Fish & Wildlife Conference

The 75th Annual Northeast Fish & Wildlife Conference will be hosted by the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection. Make plans now to join us April 14-16, 2019 in Groton, Connecticut at the Mystic Marriott Hotel.
When: Sunday, April 14 - Tuesday, April 16, 2019
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R3 Locavore Workshop

Through a series of interactive exercises, you will discover what locavores need to successfully adopt hunting and angling. You’ll learn how to make existing hunting and angling education resources more locavore friendly.  In just two days, you will make significant progress toward having a locavore hunter and/or angler program up and running in your state.
When:  Wednesday, May 29- Tuesday, Maryy 30, 2019
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86th Annual Midwest Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies Directors’ Meeting 

The 86th Annual Midwest Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies Directors’ Meeting will be held  June 23 – 26, 2019 at the Maumee Bay Lodge & Conference Center in Oregon, Ohio. Registration pricing will be posted in February 2019, will open in April.
When: Sunday, June 23 – Wednesday, June 26, 2019
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2019 Project WILD Conference

Project WILD Coordinators are invited and encouraged to attend the 36th annual Project WILD Conference, taking place at Chico Hot Springs from Sunday afternoon, June 23, through Thursday at noon, June 27. Join us under the Big Sky as we learn, collaborate, and strengthen our Project WILD network.
When: Sunday, June 23- Thursday, 27, 2019
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Association for Conservation Information Conference

The Association for Conservation Information (ACI) is a non-profit organization of natural resources communicators. We serve to further natural resource conservation and exchange. We are made up of professionals representing state, federal and Canadian wildlife conservation and parks and natural resource agencies as well as private conservation organizations.This year's conference will be in Savannah, Georgia, July 7-11, 2019.
When: Sunday, July 7- Thursday, July 12, 2019
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Western Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies Summer Conference

The WAFWA 2019 Summer Meeting, "Grassland Conservation and Management in a Working Landscape," will be hosted by the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism at the Hilton Garden Inn, Manhattan, Kansas, July 11-16, 2019.
When: Thursday, July 11 - Tuesday, July 16, 2019
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Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies Annual Meeting

Mark your calendar now for the 109th AFWA Annual Meeting! We'll be in Saint Paul, Minnesota at the InterContinental Saint Paul Riverfront Hotel September 22-25, 2019. 
When: Sunday, September 22- Wednesday, September 25, 2019
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Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies

Hosted by South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, the 73rd Annual Conference will be held at the Hilton Head Marriott Resort in Hilton Head, South Carolina.
When: Sunday, October 27 - Wednesday, October 30, 2019
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21st International Conference on Aquatic Invasive Species

ICAIS 2019 will be the premier scientific conference on aquatic invasive species issues that will offer new experiences for all participants, plus unique professional development opportunities for students and young professionals. This year's conference will be held at the Le Centre Sheraton Montreal, Montreal, Quebec.
When: Sunday, October 27- Thursday, October 31, 2019
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AFWA Executive Committee Meeting (Invitation Only)

The Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies (AFWA) Executive Committee is set to meet on December 8-10, 2019 at the AFWA Headquarters building in Washington D.C.
When: December 8-10, 2019
Where: AFWA Headquarters Office, Washington D.C.
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