Working Group Meeting #7 (October 24 – 25, 2018)

The seventh meeting of the Rights-of-Way as Habitat Working Group was hosted by the Energy Resources Center at the University of Illinois-Chicago on October 24 and 25, 2018. See the list of meeting attendees here.

Copies of presentations are posted below as they are available. The full meeting agenda can be found here.

Transportation Sector Update
Kris Gade, Arizona Department of Transportation
Video Presentation

Agricultural Sector Update
Leslie Holloway, Missouri Farm Bureau
Video Presentation

AEP Vegetation R&D Video Presentation
Tim Lohner, American Electric Power
Featured Video: Dawes Arboretum Right of Way Project

EPRI Program Updates
Jessica Fox, EPRI Program
Video Presentation

UAA Managing Thriving Ecosystems
Stan Vera-Art, Grow With Trees
Video Presentation
Featured Video: ROW Environmental Stewardship

Pollinator Habitat Toolkit
Olivia Eskew, Cypress Creek Renewables
Video Presentation

NFWF Program Update
Crystal Boyd, National Fish & Wildlife Foundation
Video Presentation

Pollinator Friendly Herbicide Practices
Aaron Feggestad, Stantec
Video Presentation

Metrics & Targets Task Force
Alison Cariveau, Monarch Joint Venture
Video Presentation

Communications and Outreach
Lizzy Kreindler, Bluestem Communications
Video Presentation

Geospatial Habitat Database
Mark Johnstone, Field Museum
Video Presentation

CCAA Task Force
Dan Salas, Cardno
Video Presentation

Monarch Conservation Updates
Laurel Hill & Sergio Pierlussi, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Video Presentation

Rights-of-Way Strategies for Monarch Butterflies
Claire Beck, Midwest Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies
Video Presentation