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Northwest Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation
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NW PARC 2009 Annual Meeting

Wetland Construction; Ranid Reintroduction Working Group Meeting

The 2009 meeting was held at the Oregon Zoo in Portland, Oregon, and focused on wetland construction with a keynote address by Thomas Biebighauser, a biologist and wetland expert with the U.S. Forest Service. Andrew Blaustein of Oregon State University also provided a keynote address. The remainder of the day was spent on a ranid reintroduction working group meeting and the task teams’ discussion (from topics and breakout sessions that were formed during the 2008 meeting). In the evening, participants went on a tour of the zoo and saw a behind the scenes view of the herpetological captive breeding program.

Earlier Event: February 26
NW PARC 2008 Annual Meeting
Later Event: March 10
NW PARC 2010 Annual Meeting