Restoration, Protection and Use of Water and Prairie Habitats in Eastern Washington

10/05/2022 - 10/07/2022
2:30 PM MT - 4:00 PM MT


Wren Pierson Community Center
615 Fourth St.
Cheney, WA 99004

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Event Info

Enjoy and interact with engaging speakers while being in the beautiful outdoors of Eastern Washington and NW Idaho! Learn about on-going projects that utilize science and traditional knowledge to aid ecosystem recovery. Socialize with old friends and meet new friends! Social, Banquet, and Lunches included. Please direct meeting inquiries to Ken Visser.


Wednesday, Oct. 5 2 p.m. Committee Meetings
3:15 p.m. Board Meeting
5:30-9:40 p.m. Social, Student Presentations, and Posters
Thursday, Oct. 6 7:30 a.m. Upper Hangman Creek Restoration, Tom Biladeau, Coeur d’Alene Tribe Fish and Wildlife Program. 598 Toland Road,
Tensed, ID 83870
Car pool from Wren Pierson Building. Cropping Systems in the Palouse in route to Tensed, ID
11:45 a.m. Box Lunch on return to National Wildlife Refuge
1 p.m. Wildlife Habitat Restoration at Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge, Refuge Manager Lisa Wilson and FWS colleagues.
4 p.m. Turnbull Laboratory for Ecological Studies (partnership with Eastern Washington University ), Justin Bastow, Ecologist Department of Biology
5:15 p.m. Return to Wren Pierson Community Center
Silent Auction setup
6:00 p.m. Banquet at Wren Pierson Community Center. Silent Auction.
7:15 p.m. EWU Prairie Restoration Project, Ecologist and Department of Biology Chair, Becky Brown
8:30 p.m. Wrap up Silent Auction
8:45 p.m. Adjourn
Friday, October 7 7:30 a.m. Annual Meeting and Awards Spokane County Fire Station 31, 10 S Presley Dr., Cheney, WA 99004
9:15 a.m. EWU Prairie Restoration Project EWU Free Parking Lot P-12A
10:00 a.m. Depart for Golden West Cattle Co., Sprague 30 minutes, Sprague Lake,
10:30 a.m. Golden West Cattle Co.: History, operation, challenges, conservation, recreation and sportsman partnerships, improvements, cattle marketing. Rex Harder and family. Sister Virginia McKay, daughter Courtney Thompson, others?
1 p.m. Box lunch and adjourn

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