Webinar - Yellow Rail Conservation, Research, and Monitoring in the Upper Midwest


Do you have an interest in or work directly on monitoring, conservation, or management for secretive marshbirds in the Upper Midwest region? If so, please join me in a webinar event to learn about recent research on Yellow Rails and participate in a discussion about needs for coordinated monitoring and conservation of these especially secretive marshbirds.

I am pleased to feature the following two scientific presentations:

Evaluating Autonomous Recording Units for Monitoring Yellow Rails and Other Nocturnal Marshbirds
Anna Sidie-Slettedahl, South Dakota State University

Response of yellow rails to habitat and landscape features in the context of fire
Jane Austin – USGS Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center

Webex Link: http://www.mymeetings.com/nc/join.php?i=446202981&p=MIDWESTBIRDS&t=c
You will need to call into the conference line to have audio)

Contact Name: Katie Koch
Contact E-mail: Katie_Koch@fws.gov

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Jan 9, 2013 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm