(in order of appearance)
RYAN TRAPANI is CFA’s Education
Forester. An ISA Certified Arborist & Certified Deer
Steward, QDMA, Trapani is a regular contributor to many local publications such as Kaatskill Life, Shawangunk
Journal & Mother Earth News.
JIM STERBA is author of Nature Wars: The Incredible Story of How Wildlife Comebacks Turned Backyards into
Battlegrounds. Sterba has been a foreign correspondent, war correspondent & national correspondent for more than four decades, first for The New York Times & then for The Wall Street Journal.
TOM RAWINSKI is a botanist with the USDA Forest Service. A former Director of Ecological Management at the Massachusetts Audubon Society,
Rawinski has written scores of technical reports & publications. In 2001 he received the New England Wild Flower Society’s Conservation Award…
EDWARD STRINGHAM, Ph.D. is Davis Professor of Economic Organizations & Innovation at Trinity College.
He was President of the Association of Private Enterprise Education, & a board member for the Center on
Entrepreneurial Innovation & the Center on Culture & Civil Society at the Independent Institute. An author & editor
of numerous publications, Dr. Stringham is also a winner of several awards including the Templeton Culture of
Enterprise Best Article Award.
DAVID DRAKE is Associate Professor of Wildlife Ecology & extension Wildlife Specialist with the
University of Wisconsin. Drake co-authored the article from The Wildlife Society Bulletin: Regulated Commercial
Harvest to Manage Overabundant White-Tailed Deer: An Idea to Consider?
RUBEN CANTU is a Certified Wildlife Biologist & Certified Professional in Rangeland Management. He has 27 years with the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department as a Wildlife Biologist. Now retired, he created Habitat Advantage, LLC & is co-owner of Wildlife Consulting, LLC. Past president of the Texas Chapter of the Wildlife Society, executive board member of the Texas Wildlife Association, on the White-tailed Deer committee, & member of the Texas Section Society Range Management. Authored & co-authored various publications about wildlife throughout his career.
A Conference for Natural Resource Professionals, Farmers, Orchardists, Landscapers, & Landowners
THE GROWING DEER DEBATE
Discussing Solutions for Deer Impact on the Environment
OCTOBER 31st, 2015
To Register Call: 845-586-3054