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Welcome to The Western Section of The Wildlife Society


Western Wildlife:  Western Wildlife, the new journal of The Western Section is now online. Read new articles and learn how to submit your own article.

Announcements:  Be sure to check out the latest Western Section Announcements.

2018 Annual Meeting – Registration Open and Call for Papers:  We are excited to announce that we are now accepting abstracts for papers to be presented as posters or 20-minute oral presentations for the concurrent technical and poster sessions.  Please submit your abstracts by October 26, 2017. Link to 2018 Annual Meeting Website

West Coast Sea Turtles: a Workshop, January 19, 2018. Location: Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, CA. Link to Flyer and Link to online registration form

Vernal Pool Branchiopods: a Workshop for Future Permit Holders, February 20-25, 2018. Location: Davis, CA. Link to Flyer and Link to online registration form

How to Work with Local Governments: a Workshop for Biologists, November 3-4, 2017. Location: Lawrence Hall of Science, Berkeley, CA. Link to Flyer and Link to online registration form

Apps for the Wildlife Biologist Workshop, October 21, 2017 – Big Break Regional Shoreline. Oakley, CA.  Link to Flyer and Link to Registration Page 

TWS-WS Supports the 2017 March for Science  “… we believe strongly that engaging and educating the public is core to the public’s willingness to accept the science-based recommendations we make about wildlife conservation… Therefore, our membership has voted overwhelmingly to support the March for Science and its goals.