Seminar Series

Unless otherwise indicated, all presentations occur at 12:15-1:15 (Eastern Time) in the Rachel Carson Room, located in the Basement Cafeteria of the Main Interior Building (1849 C St. NW, Washington, DC).

Live webcasts are available at doi.gov/events. Closed captioning is available.

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View videos of past presentations in our Video Archive.

Upcoming Seminars

April 9th, 2018 - "Public Land Management"

  • Bruce Rittenhouse, Branch Chief Resources, BLM, Lakewood, CO
  • Shannon McNeeley, Research Social Scientist, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
  • Corrie Knapp, Associate Professor and Integrative & Public Land Management Track Coordinator, Western State University, Gunnison, CO
  • Renee Rondeau, Ecologist, Colorado Natural Heritage Program, Fort Collins, CO
  • Lee Grunau, Conservation Planner, Colorado Natural Heritage Program, Fort Collins, CO

May 14th, 2018 - Developing a National Whitebark Pine Conservation Strategy

  • David Gwaze - National Silviculturist, USDA Forest Service
  • Emily Guiberson - Forester, Dillon Field Office, Bureau of Land Management and Chair, Whitebark Pine Subcommittee, Greater Yellowstone Coordinating Committee
  • Eric Sprague - Director, Forest Conservation, American Forests

June 11th, 2018 - Rising to the Challenge of Gulf of Mexico Restoration Following the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

  • Kevin Reynolds – Assistant Regional Director for Gulf Restoration, FWS
  • Jim Haas Chief, Resource Protection Branch, NPS
  • Debbie DeVore – Gulf Restoration Program Manager, FWS
  • John Rudolph – Attorney-Advisor, Office of the Solicitor, DOI

July 9th, 2018 - America’s Inventory of Parks and Protected Areas   

  • Lisa Johnson – PAD-US Coordinator, U.S. Geological Survey Cooperator - Boise State University
  • Troy Warburton – Automated Lands Program Manager, U.S. Forest Service
  • Ron Salz – Chief Cartographer, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
  • Doug Vandegraft – Chief, Geospatial Services Division, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management
  • Bob Ratcliffe – Chief, Conservation and Outdoor Rec, National Park Service

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