2023 Joint Annual Meeting

April 24-28, 2023 – Grand Mound, WA

This meeting will promote the sharing of information about new approaches to research, conservation, and communications and ways to promote resilience in the face of future challenges. All topics in wildlife, vertebrate biology, habitat management, conservation, and application of research findings to conservation and management practices are welcome. A general meeting schedule can be found here: https://watws.wildapricot.org/annual-meeting/schedule

Other topics may include:

  • Wildlife values in human communities
    Emerging technologies in conservation and management
    Population dynamics and ecology of wildlife
    Relationships of wildlife and their habitat
    Application of research findings to conservation and management practices
    Successful conservation programs and practices
    Maintenance of habitat connectivity and ecosystem function in modified landscapes

The Great Wolf Lodge
Grand Mound
20500 Old Highway 99 SW
Centralia, WA 98531

First call for papers (abstracts due December 1, 2022): https://watws.wildapricot.org/annual-meeting/calls-guidelines
Learn about Workshops: https://watws.wildapricot.org/annual-meeting/workshops

Meeting locations rotate among our five regions and we often collaborate with our partner organizations at these events – visit our meeting history page for a list of collaborating organizations, meeting summaries and copies of the proceedings in pdf format.