80th Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference

The 80th Midwest Fish & Wildlife Conference will be held January 26-29, 2020 at the BOS Center in Springfield, Illinois. The theme will be “Bringing Science Back to the Forefront of Resource Management.” See http://www.midwestfw.org/ for more information.

This annual event attracts nearly 800 biologists, students, and scientists from local, state and provincial, federal, and tribal natural resources agencies, universities, and private companies across the 12 Midwestern states and provinces. Highlights include: nearly 400 technical presentations, poster displays, plenary sessions, networking opportunities and social events.

Additional information about the 80th Annual Conference will be posted here as it becomes available. In the meantime, review the preliminary schedule at-a-glance, mark your calendar for January 26-29, 2020, and join our mailing list to receive email updates along the way.

Now Accepting Proposals for Organized Symposia. Have an innovative idea on a timely subject that would appeal to fish and wildlife professionals from across the Midwest? The Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference Program Committee invites you to submit a symposium proposal for the 2020 conference. Anyone interested in coordinating a symposium for the conference should submit a proposal online by Monday, July 22 2019, 11:59 PM (EST). Click here to learn more.