Past Events

2017

  • Chapter Board Meeting (January)
  • Altamont Pass Wind Resources Area Symposium at Peppermill Resort in Reno, NV (February)
  • Greater Sage-grouse Symposium: Identifying and Managing Threats to Great Basin Greater Sage-grouse Populations at Peppermill Resort in Reno, NV (February)
  • Annual Meeting of The Western Section of TWS at the Peppermill Resort in Reno, NV (February)
  • Chapter Board Meeting at California Dept Fish and Wildlife in Sacramento, CA (March)
  • Student-Professional Hike at Stebbins Cold Canyon Reserve in Winters, CA (April)
  • Sacramento March for Science at Southside Park in Sacramento, CA (April)
  • Chapter Board Meeting at California Dept Fish and Wildlife in Sacramento, CA (May)
  • Salt Marsh Harvest Mouse Symposium with University of California Davis TWS Chapter at UC Davis in Davis, CA, Presentations Link (May)
  • Field and Science – Ecotourism or Real Science? Studying CA Red-legged Frogs in Mexico with Jeff Alvarez at Streets Pub and Grub in Sacramento, CA (May)
  • U.C Davis Student Chapter Student-Professional Mixer at Steve’s Pizza in Davis, CA (May)
  • Green Drinks Mixer with Green Drinks Sacramento at Kupros Craft House in Sacramento, CA (June)
  • Field and Science – Venomous Bites and Stings in Northern California with Mike Cardwell at Streets Pub and Grub in Sacramento, CA (June)
  • Chapter Board Meeting (July)
  • Field and Science – The History and Current Status of Wolverines in California with Chris Stremer at Blue Prynt  in Sacramento, CA (July)
  • Northern Area Summer Social at Woody’s Brewing Company in Redding, CA (August)
  • Science Distilled – History, Acquisition, and of the Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area with Capital Science Communicators; presenters Pete Bontadelli  and Jeff Stoddard at Streets Pub and Grub in Sacramento, CA (August)
  • Field and Science – CEQA Impacts Analysis for Bats with Kim Fettke at Blue Prynt  in Sacramento, CA (August)
  • Members Event – Yolo Bat Talk and Walk with NorCal Bats and Yolo Basin Foundation at Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area in Davis, CA  (August)
  • Chapter Board Meeting (September)
  • Yreka Happy Hour Meetup in Yreka, CA (September)
  • TWS 24th Annual Conference in Albuquerque, NM (September)
  • Certified Wildlife Biologist Workshop with Western Section TWS at GEI Consultants in Rancho Cordova, CA (October)
  • Field and Science – Another State. Another Journey. Wolves in California. with Kent Laudon at C.R.Gibbs American Grille in Redding, CA (October)
  • Vernal Pool Symposium at Sacramento State University in Sacramento, CA, Agenda with Abstracts Link, Presentations Link (November)
  • Chapter Board Meeting (November)
Salt Marsh Harvest Mouse Symposium

2016

  • Wildlife Art Show by Chapter Member Adrienne LeVoy at Oak Park Brewing Company in Sacramento, CA (December)
  • Annual Holiday Mixer with Superior CA Chapter of the Association of Environmental Professionals and the Sacramento Valley Section of the American Planning Association  at Harlow’s  Sacramento, CA (December)
  • Certified Wildlife Biologist Workshop – Central CA Coast Chapter of TWS and the Western Section of TWS at the AECOM office in Goleta, CA (December)
  • 64th Annual Meeting of The Western Section of TWS at the Peppermill Resort in Reno, NV (October)
  • CEQA for Biologists Workshop at Holiday Inn in Sacramento, CA (October)
  • Giant Garter Snake Symposium at Falls Event Center in Elk Grove, CA, Presentations Link (September)
  • Brown Bag Seminar – Rodents, Snakes, and Raptors, Oh My! with Kristina Wolf , Presentation Link (August)
  • Brown Bag Seminar -Suisun Marsh Waterfowl and Managed Wetland Research Program with Cliff Feldheim at California Dept of Water Resources in West Sacramento, CA (March)
  • Student Hike – Sutter Buttes, organized by David Wyatt and the Sac-Shasta Chapter of TWS (March)
  • Tricolored Blackbird Biology, Conservation, and Survey Techniques Workshop at Folsom Veterans Hall in Folsom, CA, Presentations and Key References Link (May)
  • Spring Art Mixer and Wildlife Art Show at Jackrabbit Brewing Company in West Sacramento, CA (May)
  • Brown Bag Seminar – The Private Lives of Gold Country Rattlesnakes with Mike Cardwell at California Dept of Fish and Wildlife in Sacramento, CA (May)
  • Yolo Basin Bat Walk and Talk at the Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area in Davis, CA (August)
Tricolored Blackbird Workshop

2015

  • Bald and Golden Eagles in California and Nevada Workshop at Sacramento State University in Sacramento, CA, Agenda with Presentation Links (January)
  • Sandhill Cranes in California Workshop at Holiday Inn Express in Elk Grove,  CA (February)
  • Brown Bag seminar – Human-Wildlife Conflict with Marc Kenyon at California Dept of Fish and Wildlife in Sacramento, CA (March)
  • Brown Bag seminar – GIS Modeling: Sierra Nevada Foothills Wildlife Connectivity Project  with Dr. Melanie Gogul-Prokurat (May)
  • Brown Bag seminar – Salt Marsh Harvest Mouse: Our Evolving Understanding of Habitat Requirements of a Presumed Habitat Specialist with Katie Smith at California Dept of Fish and Wildlife in Sacramento, CA (August)
  • Feathers, Fins & Fur Back-to-School Mixer with Cal Nevada Chapter of American Fisheries Society at Oak Park Brewing Company in Sacramento, CA (October)
  • Jackson Meadows Reservoir Camping Trip (October)
  • Brown Bag seminar – A Multidisciplinary Approach Toward Advancing Black Bear Population Heath and Management in California with Jamie Sherman California Dept of Fish and Wildlife in Sacramento, CA (November)
Western Section of TWS Annual Meeting

2014

  • Chapter Board Meeting at Hoppy Brewing Company in Sacramento, CA (January)
  • Chapter Board Meeting (February)
  • Student-Professional Networking Hike at North Table Mountain Ecological Reserve in Oroville, CA (April)
  • Swainson’s Hawk Workshop at City Hall in West Sacramento, CA (April)
  • Spring Into Summer Mixer at Fox and Goose Public House in Sacramento, CA (June)
  • Sacramento River Cats Baseball Game Summer Mixer, River Cats vs Albuquerque Isotopes at River Cats Stadium in West Sacramento, CA (July)
  • Natural Resources Symposium  at Sierra Health Foundation in Sacramento, CA, Abstracts Link (November)
Table Mountain Student-Professional Hike

2013

  • Spring Mixer at Fox and Goose, Sacramento, CA (April)
  • Creek Week Clean-up along Steelead Creek at Carmichael Park in Natomas, CA (April)
  • Burrowing Owl Workshop at SRCSD Bufferlands in Elk Grove, CA, Presentations Link, (August)
  • Back To School Fall Mixer at Clark’s Corner in Sacramento, CA (September)
  • Summer Mixer at VIP Ultra Lounge in Chico. CA (September)
  • Natural Resources Symposium at California State University in Sacramento, CA, Abstracts Link (November)
  • Holiday Mixer with Association of Environmental Professionals and American Planning Association at Gallery 21Ten in Sacramento, CA (December)

2012

  • Swainson’s Hawk Workshop at Hampton Inn & Suites Sacramento Airport  in Natomas, CA (April, May, June)
  • Spring Social Mixer at Hoppy Brewing Company in Sacramento, CA (April)
  • Holiday Party with Association of Environmental Professionals and American Planning Association at Gallery 21Ten in Sacramento, CA (December)

2011

  • Giant Garter Snake Workshop (February)
  • TWS Sac-Shasta / UC Davis Mixer at The Graduate Pub in Davis, CA (April)
  • Cosumnes BBQ and Restoration Site Tour at Cosumnes River Preserve Volunteer Center in Galt, CA (May)
  • Summer Mixer at Casa Ramos in Chico, CA (June)
  • Dye Creek Preserve BBQ and Hike at TNC Dye Creek Preserve Field Station in Los Molinos, CA (September)
  • Natural Resources Symposium at California State University in Sacramento, CA (November)
  • Certified Wildlife Biologist  Workshop – Shasta-Sacramento Chapter of TWS and the Western Section of TWS at the US Fish and Wildlife Service in Red Bluff, CA (December)
  • Holiday Party with Association of Environmental Professionals (December)

2010

  • Members Only BBQ at Cosumnes River Preserve Visitor Center in Galt, CA (June)
  • Certified Wildlife Biologist Training (August)
  • Natural Resources Symposium st California State University in Sacramento, CA (October)
  • Executive Board Informational Mixer (November)
  • Holiday Mixer with Association of Environmental Professionals and American Planning Association at Blue Cue in Sacramento, CA (December)

2009

  • Willow Flycatcher and Great Gray Owl Workshop (June)
  • Natural Resources Symposium (November)

2008

  • Certified Wildlife Biologist Workshop (May)
  • Restoring Habitat for California’s Sensitive Wildlife Species (June)
  • Natural Resources Symposium (November)

2007

  • Creek Week Activities (April)
  • Avian Power Line Interaction Committee Workshop
  • Natural Resources Symposium (October)

2006

  • Wildlife Certification Workshop
  • Natural Resources Symposium (October)

2005

  • Wildlife Tracking and Nature Awareness Workshop (April)
  • Streams, Seeps, and Springs Workshop (June)
  • Aspen and Meadow Restoration Workshop (October)

2003

  • Bluebird Day (June)
  • Giant Garter Snake Workshop (October)

2002

  • California Red-legged Frog Symposium (April)

2001

  • Regional Habitat Conservation Planning Workshop, co-hosted with CA Dept of Fish and Game (October)