DoD Natural Resources Program

Enabling the Mission, Defending the Resources

Past NR Program Webinar Series Presentations​
  • Conservation and Management of Western Monarchs on DoD Lands, presented by Stephanie McKnight, The Xerces Society (14 March 2018) Powerpoint & Webinar Recording
  • Whooping Cranes in the Central Flyway -- Relevance for Military and Civil Works Projects During Migratory Stopover, presented by Aaron Pearse, USGS and Wade Harrell, USFWS (6 December 2017) Powerpoint & Webinar Recording
  • Habitat Mapping for Aquatic Species At-Risk on Military Installations using GPS-based Underwater Video, presented by Paul Ayers, University of Tennessee (1 November 2017) Powerpoint & Webinar Recording
  • Operation tenBoma: Applying Military Strategy to Conservation/Anti-Poaching, presented by Faye Cuevas, International Fund for Animal Welfare (26 September 2017) Powerpoint & Webinar Recording
  • Overcoming Challenges to the Recovery of Declining Amphibian Populations in the United States, presented by Dr. Susan Walls, USGS (11 July 2017) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Herpetofauna Biodiversity on Army Installations, presented by Rob Lovich, DoD PARC National Technical Representative (27 June 2017) Powerpoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • NOAA Compensatory Mitigation Policy, presented by Susan‐Marie Stedman, NOAA Fisheries, Office of Habitat Conservation (02 May 2017) PowerPoint Deck Webinar Recording
  • Understanding Occupancy Patterns in a Low-Density Population of Gopher Tortoises, Gopherus polyphemus, presented by Steve Goodman, Virginia Tech Department of Fish and Wildlife Conservation (22 March 2017) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • History and Successes of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Amphibian Research and Monitoring Initiative, presented by Robert Fisher, Western Ecological Research Center, USGS (10 February 2017) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Managing DoD’s Natural Resources in Response to Climate Change using a Portfolio Approach or Adaptive Management, presented by Dr. Igor Linkov, Dr. Richard Fischer, and Dr. Christy Foran (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineer Research and Development Center-Environmental Laboratory) (30 November 2016) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Crucial Habitat Assessment Tool, presented by Rayo McCollough, Natural Heritage New Mexico and Chuck Hayes, New Mexico Department of Game and Fish (29 September 2016) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Eastern Massasauga Rattlesnake Restoration Case Study: If You Build It, Will They Come?, presented by Brandon Ruhe, President of the Mid-Atlantic Center for Herpetology and Conservation (12 July 2016) PowerPoint Deck
  • Final Office of the Secretary of Defense Natural Resources Update, presented by Peter Boice, Deputy Director, DoD Natural Resources Program (24 May 2016) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording 
  • International Migratory Bird Day: Connecting People to Bird Conservation, presented by Dr. Susan Bonfield, Environment for the Americas (12 May 2016) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Current Status of White-Nose Syndrome and Potential Impacts to DoD, presented by Eric Britzke, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Engineer Research and Development Center (6 May 2016) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Monitoring Amphibians Using Environmental DNA, presented by Dr. Katherine Strickler, Washington State University (21 April 2016) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Herpetofauna Biodiversity on Air Force Lands, presented by Dr. Rob Lovich, DoD’s National Technical Representative for Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation (29 March 2016) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Legislative Update on the Federal Bird-Safe Buildings Act, presented by Representative Quigley, Dr. Christine Sheppard (American Bird Conservancy), and Mr. Erik Schneider (National Audubon Society) (1 March 2016) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Decision Support for Conservation Assessment and Planning in a Landscape Context, presented by Dr. Patrick Crist, NatureServe (24 February 2016) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Introduction to the Avian Knowledge Network and Information Planning and Conservation System, presented by Dr. Eric Kershner, USFWS (4 February 2016) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Evaluation of Mechanical Mid-Story Removal as a Tool to Restore Endangered Species Habitat (Legacy project 14-109), presented by Thomas Gorman, Virginia Tech University (10 December 2015) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Migratory Connectivity of At-Risk Grassland Birds (Legacy project 14-764), presented by Jason Hill, Vermont Center for Ecostudies (16 November 2015) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Using the Endangered Species Act to Protect Rare Amphibians and Reptiles, presented by Jenny Loda, Center for Biological Diversity (5 November 2015) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Species at Risk on DoD Lands: 2014 Updated Analysis, Report, and Maps (Legacy project 14-772), presented by Nancy Benton and Lynn Kutner, Nature Serve (27 October 2015) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Detector Dog Surveys for Eastern Indigo Snakes (Drymarchon couperi) at three Navy Installations in north Florida, presented by Dirk Stevenson, Orianne Society (15 October 2015) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording
  • Partnering with DoD to Combat Wildlife Trafficking, presented by Dr. Heidi Kretser, Wildlife Conservation Society (17 September 2015) PowerPoint Deck & Webinar Recording