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June 10, 2014

Texas Wildlife Association seminars

WEATHERFORD —

Texas Wildlife Association has teamed with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension to host a series of webinars covering a wide array of wildlife and land management topics. These free online webinars are held during the lunch hour (noon – 1 p.m.) so that anyone interested may tune in during the work day. The webinar series provides sound, science-based wildlife management information delivered by experts in the comfort of your own home or office. 

The next webinar, ‘State and Federal Government Landowner Assistance Programs,’ will be held on Thursday, June 19. This month’s presenter is Jon Hayes, Oaks and Prairies Joint Venture Conservation Delivery Specialist, Texas Parks and Wildlife. The webinar will provide information on programs and services made available to private landowners in Texas by the various local, state and federal resource agencies. Focus will be on financial incentive programs, however, programs that provide technical assistance, planning assistance and equipment will also be discussed.

How to sign on: On the day of the webinar, simply point your browser to https://texas-wildlife.webex.com and click to join the Wildlife for Lunch webinar. (Please note: WebEx webinars are not supported on handheld devices such as iPads or iPhones.) Each web based seminar is fully interactive and allows you to engage the experts, make comments and ask questions during the course of the presentation.

If you cannot make the live webinar, each webinar is archived and available for viewing following the initial air date at the Texas Wildlife Association website: www.texas-wildlife.org.

For more information, contact Texas Wildlife Association’s Clint Faas at cfaas@texas-wildlife.org or call 1-800-839-9453.

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