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New Two-Day Conference - LIVE!
Avian Species: Eagles & Migratory Birds
November 3 - 4, 2016  •  Embassy Suites  •  Denver

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Earn Up to 13 Hours MCLE Credit Including 1 Hour of Ethics Credit
Conference Highlights

Dear Colleague:

We are pleased to announce a new two-day conference exploring the complexities of federal wildlife laws and rules to protect migratory birds and eagles, with important updates and discussions on:

• Permitting under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act (MBTA);

 Enforcement under the MBTA and Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act (BGEPA);

• The new rulemaking initiative to revamp the BGEPA permit program; and

• What the future may have in store for MBTA rulemaking and regulatory guidance.

The conference will feature the following in-depth panels and presentations:

• Overview of the MBTA and BGEPA

• Take and Enforcement Under the Acts

• Industry and Federal Wildlife Service Guidance

• BGEPA Permit Program

• BGEPA New Rules and Policies

• MBTA Rulemaking Efforts

• Modeling and Mitigation

• Federal Lands

• Successes and Failures of the MBTA and BGEPA

• Detection and Deterrence

Featuring Experts From:

• American Wind Energy Association

• American Wind Wildlife Institute

• Defenders of Wildlife

• Duke Energy

• Edison Electric Institute

• ICF International

• Pattern Energy Group

• RES Americas

• SWCA Environmental Consultants

• Terra-Gen Power

• US Department of Energy

• US Fish and Wildlife Service


… and leading law firms

If you have any involvement with the federal wildlife laws on avian species, this is a conference you don’t want to miss! We look forward to seeing you in Denver in November.



Steven P. Quarles, Esq. 
Program Chair
Nossaman, Washington, DC