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2nd Annual Marianas Terrestrial Conservation Conf.View Active Event
2nd Annual Marianas Terrestrial 
Conservation Conference & Workshop
Nov. 13-15 at GCC
This event is FREE and Open to the public!
The second annual Marianas Terrestrial Conservation Conference and Workshop will be held at Guam Community College from Tuesday, November 13 to Thursday, November 15, in the GCC Multipurpose Auditorium (MPA) Building 400. This year, the conference, which is free and open to the public, includes the annual Brown Treesnake meeting. Talks and posters will feature biological research and conservation work being done in the Mariana Islands. University scientists, agency officials, students, and contractors will present on a variety of topics including watershed conservation, forest restoration and landscape management, animal ecology and natural history, bird conservation, and Brown Treesnake management. Also featured will be conservation planning board game sessions, a job fair for students and the public, field trips, and a networking/poster session at the Guam Museum. 
Schedule overview:

Tuesday, November 13, 8:30am – 5:00pm        Plenary and short talks

Tuesday, November 13, 5:00 – 7:00pm               Job Fair at GCC MPA

Wednesday, November 14, 8:30am – 4:15pm     Talks and closing remarks

Wednesday, November 14, 6:00 – 8:30pm          Networking/Poster Session at Guam Museum 

Thursday, November 15, 8:00am – 12:00pm       Optional field trips (start times vary) 
Space is limited. For more information and to register for the conference and field trips:
This conference is made possible by the Environmental Technician Certification Program at Guam Community College, Western Pacific Tropical Research Center and the Research Corporation of the University of Guam, US Fish and Wildlife Service, HDR, Inc., and Iowa State University.