Fish & Wildlife Health Committee

It is the responsibility of the Fish and Wildlife Health Committee to provide expert advice and counsel to the members of the Association and its officers on fish and wildlife health matters.

The committee monitors and evaluates state and federal animal health legislation and administrative actions in terms of their potential impacts on fish and wildlife resources and it maintains a close relationship with appropriate officials of the U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Interior to assure that the interests of fish and wildlife management are taken into account in any emergency animal disease control program.

Subcommittees and Working Groups:
Lead and Fish and Wildlife Health Working Group


AGENDAS

Annual Meeting:
2011 FWH Annual Meeting agenda

2011 White-Nose Syndrome Working Group agenda

2011 FWH Annual Meeting Minutes


North American:

2015 FWH North American agenda

2013 FWH North American agenda

2012 FWH North American agenda

2010 FWH North American agenda


Lead and Fish and Wildlife Health Working Group Agendas:

Annual Meeting:
2012 LFWH Annual Agenda

North American:
2010 LFWH North American agenda


Related Content:
National Fish and Wildlife Health Initiative Toolkit (Updated 2/2009)

Resolution on Lead Ammunition and Fishing Tackle

AFWA Reaction to Petition Filed with EPA to Ban Lead Ammunition and Fishing Tackle


Related Documents:
Congressional Testimony: Threats to Fish and Wildlife from Diseases - July 8, 2009

Congressional Testimony: White-Nose Syndrome and Bats - June 4, 2009

 

 

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FIELD NOTES

It is the responsibility of the Fish and Wildlife Health Committee to provide expert advice and counsel to the members of the Association and its officers on fish and wildlife health matters. The committee monitors and evaluates state and federal animal health legislation and administrative actions.

 


 

AFWA Staff Contact
Dr. Jonathan Mawdsley
202-838-3462
jmawdsley@fishwildlife.org


Committee Chair:
Bob Duncan, Virginia Department of Game &Inland Fisheries


Committee Vice-Chair:
John Fischer, Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Disease Study
 

 


 

 
 
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