EVOLUTION OF WILDLIFE TRACKING BY ARGOS:
DISCOVER THE CONNECTION
INTERNATIONAL USER CONFERENCE ON ARGOS WILDLIFE APPLICATIONS
NOVEMBER 18-20, 2014
BALTIMORE, MD USA
WHEN: November 18-20, 2014
WHERE: National Aquarium, Baltimore, MD USA
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
Argos Wildlife Users
Wildlife Conservation Experts
Government Policy/Decision Makers
Communication & Outreach Managers
The International User Conference on Argos Wildlife Applications will showcase the incredible breadth of wildlife science that the international Argos satellite tracking system has enabled for decades, examine the evolving technology and capabilities of the Argos system, and explore the endless possibilities for wildlife monitoring that are within our reach for the future.
KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY
Dr. Wallace "J." Nichols is a scientist, wild water advocate, community organizer, author, and dad. He takes a slow, collaborative approach with leaders in businesses, government, non-profits, and academia to inspire a deeper connection with nature and inventive solutions to pressing issues.
Image courtesy of Gerardo Ceballos
The Indianapolis Prize is given every other year to an individual who has made extraordinary contributions to conservation efforts involving a single animal species or multiple species. It is frequently referred to as the world's leading award for animal conservation by members of the professional wildlife conservation community. Two Invited Conference Speakers received this nomination:
Instituto de Ecologia, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
Top 6 Finalist - 2014 Indianapolis Prize
Champion for jaguars in Mexico, conducting the first country-level jaguar census and the most comprehensive jaguar study to date.
Sarasota Dolphin Research Program, Chicago Zoological Society
Nominee - 2014 Indianapolis Prize
Program director of the Sarasota Dolphin Research Program, the world’s longest-running study of a wild dolphin population.
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Image courtesy of Randall Wells
Image courtesy of P. Dee Boersma
Image courtesy of Salim Javed