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Nebraska TWS/CMPS Annual Meeting and Fire Exchange Symposium

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Holiday Inn Kearney

110 South 2nd Avenue

Kearney, NE 68847

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The Nebraska Chapter of The Wildlife Society is pleased to hold our 2018 annual meeting in partnership with the Central Mountains and Plains Section of The Wildlife Society and the Great Plains Fire Exchange. This will be held in Kearney, NE from Feb. 28 - March 2, 2018. Board meetings will be held the morning of February 28. That afternoon will be a plenary session followed by a social and dinner. Thursday will be symposium followed by a dinner and fundraising auction. Friday will be a student-professional workshop on prescribed fire.

A block of rooms is available at $93/night at the Holiday Inn in Kearney (308)237-5971. This block is being held until January 26. Please request the block for Nebraska Chapter of The Wildlife Society to get that rate. Note that late February is the beginning of the tourist season for crane viewing in that area so if rooms are not booked in advance you may have difficulty finding a room in Kearney for this conference.

Membership dues for the Chapter can be paid at the event or through the Chapter website at http://wildlife.org/nebraska/membership/ .

Early registration runs through January 28, and late registration through February 23.

If you want to register now but pay at the door please contact matt.steffl@nebraska.gov to make arrangements.

NGPC EMPLOYEES: Please use the NGPC ticket option. You will not be charged at this time and the chapter will invoice NGPC for the full amount after the conference.

Speakers and topics include:

Special Guest Speaker to be announced

Chris Helzer - Niobrara Valley Preserve Fire Recovery

Kenneth Higgins - Prehistoric Fire Evidence and the Use of Grassland Fires by Historic Native American Indians in the Northern Great Plains

Student Chapter Updates

Concurrent Sessions including the Great Plains Fire Exchange Symposium

Student/Professional Workshop on Prescribed Fire




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Holiday Inn Kearney

110 South 2nd Avenue

Kearney, NE 68847

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