'Unofficial' CCNR happy hour to occur at Chuck's on rt. 32 in Mansfield immediately following the meeting
Why not let traffic ease up and join fellow CCNR participants at our unofficial after-party?
Chuck's Margarita Grill in Mansfield is just a few minutes from campus and features a large bar area inside a beautifully restored 'big old barn' (http://www.chucksstorrs.com/) Participants are encouraged to continue the day's conversations over a beverage of their choosing.
Tony McBride is confirmed for CCNR2016. He currently serves as a Supervising Wildlife Biologist in New Jersey and oversees the Black Bear Research Program, Wildlife Control Unit, Wild Turkey Research Program, and Falconry Program. He is speaking about the future of black bear management in densely populated, but forested areas.
Confirmed: Dr. Thomas Eason of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will contribute to Plenary Session
Dr. Thomas Eason, Director of Habitat and Species Conservation with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission will deliver one of the 'TED-style' talks at the morning plenary session. He will be speaking about the future of Black Bear management, given his experiences in Florida- which recently initiated more active population management.