Welcome to the interactive web schedule for the 2019 Midwest Fish & Wildlife Conference! Please note, this event has passed. To return to the main Conference website, go to: www.midwestfw.org.

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CONFERENCE SCHEDULE UPDATES & CHANGES: As a result of the prolonged government shutdown, we experienced a number of cancellations and changes to the schedule. Cancellations and changes are listed here (as of January 26, 2019). 

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Jeffrey Reutter

The Nature Conservancy in Ohio
Dr. Jeffrey Reutter began working on Lake Erie in 1971, retiring as Director of Ohio Sea Grant, F.T. Stone Laboratory, and the Center for Lake Erie Research in 2017.  During his time as director he awarded scholarships and fellowships to over 2,200 students; authored over 150 papers; awarded grants to over 300 investigators; was principal investigator on over $50 million in grants; and chaired many regional, national, and international science panels.  Famously, Jeff’s hand is shown in the picture of a “Green Soup” algal bloom in the western basin of Lake Erie.  He currently serves as Chair of the Board for The Nature Conservancy in Ohio.