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WWRA Annual Conference 2019


  • Tacoma Mountaineers Program Center 2302 North 30th Street Tacoma, WA, 98403 United States (map)

WWRA invites wildlife rehabilitation professionals to submit abstracts for presentation at our 2019 Annual Conference in Tacoma, WA. The Conference will feature a range of exciting presentations and networking opportunities with professionals in the field of wildlife rehabilitation.

Conference Objectives

  • Disseminate information pertinent to wildlife rehabilitation.

  • Provide an environment conducive to networking and building communications among Washington wildlife rehabilitators and other individuals or organizations in wildlife-related fields.

  • Increase awareness of the problems faced by wildlife in an increasingly urban environment and humane solutions to these problems.

  • Remain current on rehabilitation practices, ethics, and policies.

This is an opportunity to share your knowledge and experience with colleagues who are actively aligning science, ethics, policy, veterinary medicine, and society with advances in wildlife rehabilitation. We welcome abstracts related to the field of wildlife rehabilitation from any disciplinary background. Professionals at all career stages are encouraged to submit one or more abstracts. Acceptance of abstracts will be based on content, available program space, and overall program balance.

The submission deadline is August 15, 2019 at 11:59 pm (PDT).  Further information regarding abstract submission can be found here.

Conference registration rates will be as follows:

For WWRA Members                   

One-day        $40.00     
Two-day        $70.00             
Speaker, One-day     $20.00                              
Speaker, Two-day     $35.00                         

For Non-members   

One-day        $60.00     
Two-day        $90.00             
Speaker, One-day     $30.00                              
Speaker, Two-day     $45.00 

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