Western Black Bear Workshop

 

13th Western Black Bear Workshop
Grand Junction, Colorado
May 21-24, 2018

 

 

 

 

The Colorado steering committee, and the Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA), would like to extend an invitation to the 13th Western Black Bear Workshop, scheduled for May 21-24 2018 in Grand Junction, Colorado.

The workshop, meals and lodging will all be at the Doubletree Hotel located at 743 Horizon Dr., Grand Junction, Colorado and only 1 mile from the Grand Junction Regional Airport.

  • The Grand Junction Regional Airport has numerous commercial flight options and connections from both Denver and other western hubs on American Airline, Delta and United.
  • Additional tourism and travel information is available at: https://www.visitgrandjunction.com/
  • The workshop will begin with a social on the evening of Monday, 21st and conclude on the afternoon of Thursday, 24th.

We plan to devote a full day on topics involving human – bear conflicts including agency communication and messaging, human dimensions, quantifying conflicts, bear management techniques to reduce conflicts, and legal/liability aspects of bear attacks. Workshop topics will also feature jurisdictional updates, sessions focusing on harvest strategies, bear predation of ungulates, general ecology and others. Additional topics may be added as we receive and review abstracts over the next few months.

Second Call for Papers/Posters

Once the WAFWA website page is ready to accept workshop registration, we will send another email, reminding you that it’s time to register. In the meantime, if there are any questions regarding the workshop venue please email marie.haas@state.co.us

Western Black Bear Workshop Documents

Name OwnerCategoryLast UpdatedSize Download
2018 Workshop Angela Benscoter 11/6/2017 Download
10th WesternBlackBearWorkshop.pdf Angela BenscoterWestern Black Bear Workshop6/8/2017 2.94 MB Download
11th Western BB Program.pdf Angela BenscoterWestern Black Bear Workshop6/8/2017 926 KB Download
12th Western Black Bear Workshop Agenda.pdf Angela BenscoterWestern Black Bear Workshop6/8/2017 8.94 MB Download
5th Western Black Bear Workshop.pdf Angela BenscoterWestern Black Bear Workshop6/8/2017 2.89 MB Download
6thWestern Black Bear Workshop.pdf Angela BenscoterWestern Black Bear Workshop6/8/2017 12.5 MB Download
7th WesternBlack Bear Workshop.pdf Angela BenscoterWestern Black Bear Workshop1/9/2017 1.05 MB Download
8th Western Black Bear Workshop.pdf Angela BenscoterWestern Black Bear Workshop6/8/2017 4.79 MB Download
9th WesternBlackBearWorkshop.pdf Angela BenscoterWestern Black Bear Workshop6/8/2017 1.26 MB Download
Announcement_13th_western_blackbear_workshop.pdf Angela BenscoterWestern Black Bear Workshop11/6/2017 102 KB Download