The annual conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies is a forum for the exchange of ideas and critical information regarding the management and protection of fish and wildlife resources primarily in the southeast. The conference attracts over 500 representatives from state and federal agencies, citizen’s organizations, universities, and private wildlife research groups, fisheries and wildlife scientists, agency enforcement personnel, and other natural resource related organizations.
Hosted by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife, the 71st Annual Conference, "Creative Conservation Strategies for 21st Century Challenges" will be held at the Galt House Hotel in the heart of Louisville, Kentucky.
Thank you to everyone who submitted an abstract to be included in the technical program for the 71st Annual Conference! The deadline to submit abstracts has passed. The program committee is currently reviewing proposals and will send notifications of acceptance by early August. Please note: the deadline to submit peer-reviewed manuscripts is June 30. Learn more.
Eight special symposia will be included as part of the technical program at the 2017 SEAFWA Annual Conference. Read their overviews.