Are you interested in predator issues affecting Hawai‘i Wetlands?
Join us for a webinar on July 21 to learn how some of our partners are handling predator challenges. Our four expert speakers are:
Jared Underwood, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: Bullfrog trapping techniques.
Lindsay Young, Pacific Rim Conservation: The pros and cons of predator proof fences in wetlands.
Makaʻala Kaaumoana, Hanalei Watershed Hui: The politics of cat control and what we can learn from Kauaʻi.
Tyler Bogardus, Grey Boar Wildlife Services: Best management practices for trapping mongooses and rats in wetlands, with trap trials and independent monitoring results.
Presenters will also discuss how Hawai‘i’s endangered waterbirds can benefit from predator control, ways to enhance our current work and challenges remaining.
The webinar is 8 am Hawaiʻi time, 11 am Pacific time and 10 am Alaska time.
Please note: The webinar will be specific to challenges and opportunities in Hawaiʻi’s wetlands, but all are welcome. Each presentation will be about 12 minutes long, with up to 3 minutes for questions.