Bighorn Disease Management Workshop

Posted by WAFWA on May 10, 2021

Workshop Focused on “Test and Remove”

The goal is to provide a forum to exchange information and experiences focused on “test and remove” work done throughout the West to manage disease in Bighorn Sheep.

June 2, 2021, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm MDT

Workshop Sessions:

Strongly encourage engagement from the audience during all sessions

  • Science and Rationale for Test and Remove – Frances Cassirer and Tom Besser
  • State and Provincial Agency Experiences with Conducting Test and Remove Projects
  • Case Bighorn Herds: Is “Test and Remove” a tool to manage herds challenged by pneumonia?
  • Depopulation – when is it appropriate and necessary?
  • Jurisdictional experiences shared