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BIWFC: Webinar – Wild Equid Management: The Role of Fertility Control

December 5, 2019

The Botstiber Institute for Wildlife Fertility Control (BIWFC) held a webinar entitled “Wild Equid Management: The Role of Fertility Control” on December 5, 2019. The webinar covers the challenges associated with managing wild horses and burros on our public lands and the role that fertility control could play in managing the herds in a more […]

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BIWFC: Fall 2019 Newsletter

October 29, 2019

In September 2019, the BIWFC participated in the Pathways 2019: Human Dimensions of Wildlife Conference held in Estes Park, Colorado. Hosted by Colorado State University’s Department of Human Dimensions of Natural Resources, the Pathways Conference focused on issues that arise as people and wildlife struggle to coexist in a sustainable and healthy manner. The Institute […]

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BIWFC: Summer 2019 Newsletter

July 10, 2019

The Botstiber Institute for Wildlife Fertility Control (BIWFC) participated in the 2019 International Urban Wildlife Conference (IUWC) held in Portland, Oregon. BIWFC hosted an exhibit table and sponsored a symposium on “Fertility Control to Mitigate Human-Wildlife Conflicts” at the conference which took place on the campus of Portland State University. To learn more, visit the […]

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BIWFC: Webinar – Peri-urban Kangaroo Management using Fertility Control

June 19, 2019

The Botstiber Institute for Wildlife Fertility Control (BIWFC) held a webinar entitled “Peri-urban Kangaroo Management using Fertility Control” on June 19, 2019. The webinar provides an overview of the management challenges posed by peri-urban kangaroo populations and reviews the current state of the field of fertility control as applied to free-living kangaroo populations in Australia. […]

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BIWFC: Spring 2019 Newsletter

April 25, 2019

The Botstiber Institute for Wildlife Fertility Control (BIWFC) held its first urban deer conflict management seminar in Harrisburg, PA on March 25, 2019. Laura Simon, an Urban Wildlife Consultant, and John Griffin, Senior Director of Urban Wildlife Programs at The Humane Society of the United States, presented on strategies to mitigate human-deer conflict and provided […]

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BIWFC: Urban Deer Conflict Management Seminar

March 25, 2019

The Botstiber Institute for Wildlife Fertility Control (BIWFC) held its first urban deer conflict management seminar in Harrisburg, PA on March 25, 2019. Laura Simon, an Urban Wildlife Consultant, and John Griffin, Senior Director of Urban Wildlife Programs at The Humane Society of the United States, presented on strategies to mitigate human-deer conflict and provided […]

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