Montana Chapter annual conference (click here)

February 3-7th 2020

Copper King Hotel, Butte, America Click to register, submit your abstracts, and check out what we’ve got in store for you!

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2020 Conference Schedule-Tentative

Tuesday, February 4

Workshops and Working Group Meetings

Montana TWS Conference Welcome Reception: 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Movie Night: 9:00pm – 11:00pm

Wednesday, February 5


Plenary Session & Panel Discussion: 1:00pm– 4:45pm

  • Bob Sanders – Ducks Unlimited (Manager of Conservation Programs for Montana)
  • Brian Martin – The Nature Conservancy (Montana Grasslands Conservation Director)
  • Leo Barthelmess – Rancher Stewardship Alliance (President)
  • Rick Northrup – Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (Wildlife Habitat Bureau Chief)
  • Greg Neudecker – U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service/Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program (MT State Coordinator)
  • and a representative from the American Prairie Reserve (TBD)

Evening Meetings

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Montana Association of Fish and Wildlife Biologists

5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Student and Professional Mixer

Thursday, February 6

Business Meeting: 7:00am – 9:30am

Morning Concurrent Sessions: 8:20am – 12:00pm           Detailed Morning Schedule Coming Soon

Afternoon Concurrent Sessions: 1:20pm – 5:00pm          Detailed Afternoon Schedule Coming Soon

Poster Session: 5:00pm – 6:00pm

Awards Banquet & Silent Auction: 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Friday, February 7

Concurrent Sessions: 8:20am – 12:00pm               Detailed Morning Schedule Coming Soon