Fri, 07/27/2012 - 8:00am - 4:00pm
Texas AgriLife Research and Extension Center
17360 Coit Road
For landowners interested in learning methods to preserve or rehabilitate habitat to increase wildlife
Friday, July 27, 2012
8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Texas AgriLife Research and Extension Urban Solutions Center
17360 Coit Road
Dallas, TX 75252
Topics and Speakers
Dr. Dale Rollins
, quail expert and founder of Rolling Plains Quail Research Ranch
in Abilene (funded in part by Boone Pickens and Park Cities Quail Club) and wildlife specialist at the AgriLife Extension & Research facility in San Angelo, will share his expertise on managing habitat for wildlife.
Billy Higginbotham, Professor at TAMU Research & Extension Service, is a wildlife and fisheries specialist. He will speak on pond management and weed control.
David Sierra of the East Texas Ecological Education Center in Tyler will cover techniques for prescribed burning.
Michael Brooks of the Natural Resources Conservation Service will speak on drought management and erosion control
Brett Johnson, Urban Wildlife Biologist with Texas Parks & Wildlife, will speak about the fundamentals of Wildlife Tax Valuation and will fill in on other topics that may arise during the course of the seminar.
Persons with disabilities who require special accommodations and/or alternative means for communication of program information (Braille, Large print, audiotape, etc.) associated with this meeting should contact Fred Burrell 214-904-3050 at least two (2) weeks prior to the meeting with his/her specific request.
Educational programs of the Texas AgriLife Extension Service are open to all people without regard to race, color, sex, disability, religion, age, or national origin. The Texas A&M University System, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and the County Commissioners Courts of Texas Cooperating