The 55th meeting of the Desert Bighorn Council will be hosted by the Nevada Department of Wildlife. The 2019 meeting Chairman will be Steve Kimble with Mike Cox as Vice-chair.
April 17-19, 2019
Hotel: Casa Blanca Resort room available register online. Room block at $64.00/night. If you register by phone (877-830-6451), be sure to use the registration code 1DBC19. The hotel is located at 950 W Mesquite Blvd, Mesquite, NV 89027
Register at: WAFWA Workshops website. Early registration is $200/person through March 15, 2019. $250/person late registration. Sponsorships and vendor registration available.
Call For Papers
The theme of the 2019 Desert Bighorn Council Meeting is Beyond Borders: Collaborative management recognizing connectivity, disease, and genetics.
We welcome papers and posters on all current research and management issues related to bighorn sheep management. Special guests will focus on this theme. We welcome papers on all aspects of bighorn sheep research and management. Please submit abstracts for consideration to Brian Wakeling at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We encourage each state to provide data to Mike Cox at email@example.com so that we may present a summarized bighorn sheep status update. Individual state status reports will be included in the Transactions, but each state bighorn sheep lead should confirm their participationn and identify who will represent the state on a panel following the summary presentation.
You are invited to submit abstracts for oral or poster presentations.
Instructions for Oral Presentation and Poster Abstracts:
In Microsoft Word format:
Please submit abstracts electronically by
The 2019 DBC Transactions has not yet established the submission
For more information, please email Jimmy Cain at firstname.lastname@example.org and click on the Transactions tab above for additional information.
The Awards Committee is requesting nominees to be considered for recognition by the Desert Bighorn Council at our meeting in Mesquite, NV during April 17-19, 2019. Names of nominees to be considered for the Council's Ram Award or Honor Plaque should be sent to Vern Bleich, Chair (email@example.com) by December 31, 2019. Please be sure to include a list of meaningful accomplishments and solid justification for each nominee.
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