CALL FOR POSTERS
We are accepting abstracts for posters related to “Excellence in Bear Care”. Submissions may fall under any of the following categories: overcoming obstacles in bear welfare, addressing regional bear-human conflict challenges and resolutions, and progressive behavior-based husbandry practices. Click on the link to the left for details on how to submit a poster abstract.
Applicants will be notified of the results of the review process for posters by September 20, 2018.
Successful applicants must confirm participation as poster presenter, by registering as a presenter for the 2018 ABC no later than, October 1st, 2018.
Deadline for abstract submission September 1st, 2018.
EXTENDED to OCTOBER 1st, 2018!
Call for posters is now closed. Thank you to all who submitted abstracts! For questions about creating or formatting your poster, contact
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