2021 Schedule of Events

87th MAFWA Annual Meeting

The 87th Midwest Directors’ Annual Meeting will be abbreviated and held virutally this year.  The abbreviated conference tentatively will only include the Director’s Hot Topics, MAFWA Committee Reports, Federal Partner’s Session, AFWA Report, Annual Awards Ceremony, Annual Business Meeting, and a Social Gathering.
When: Monday, June 28- Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Where: Virtually
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WAFWA Summer Meeting

The Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA) represents 24 states and Canadian provinces, an area covering nearly 3.7 million square miles of some of North America’s most wild and scenic country, inhabited by over 1,500 premier wildlife species.
The 2021 Summer Meeting will be held virtually, July 18– 23, 2021. 
When: Sunday, July 18-  Friday, July 23, 2021
Where: Virtual Meeting
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38th Annual Project WILD Conference

Project WILD Coordinators and Facilitators are cordially invited to join us for our 38th annual meeting as we learn, collaborate, and strengthen our conservation education network.
When: Tuesday, August 3, 2021- Thursday, August 5, 2021
Where: Virtual Meeting
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AFWA Annual Meeting 

The 111th AFWA Annual Meeting will be held on September 12-15, 2021 at the Omni Providence Hotel in Providence, Rhode Island.  Highlights of the event include collaborative committee and working group meetings, thought-provoking Plenary Session, recognition of outstanding achievements at the awards presentation, and plenty of social and networking opportunities. 
When: Sunday, September 12 - Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Where: Omni Providence Hotel in Providence, Rhode Island
Note: As of March, 2021, plans are moving forward to hold the Annual Meeting in September. A decision on the final format for the conference will be made in May 2021 (live, hybrid, or all virtual).
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Pathways 2021: Human Dimensions of Wildlife Conference

Pathways: Human Dimensions of Wildlife is a conference and training program designed to address the myriad issues that arise as people and wildlife struggle to coexist in a sustainable and healthy manner. This conference is sponsored by Colorado State University and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.
When: Sunday, September 19- Wednesday, September 22, 2021
Where: Bremerton, WA and Virtual Meeting 
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75th Annual SEAFWA Conference

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. 
When: Sunday, October 17 - Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Where: Roanoke, Virginia
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