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Registration Open for LWF's 78th Convention in Lafayette, August 19, 2017

July 11, 2017 2:00 PM

You’re Invited! Join us in Lafayette for LWF’s 2017 Convention. The fee is $35 (including lunch and refreshments for the day). Please register by August 15! 

DOWNLOAD THE FLYER, which includes the meeting info, also found below. 


Note: Draft of Resolutions to be considered can be found HERE

Schedule of Events

Friday, August 18, 2017 (optional)
Meet and Greet Mixer from 6pm ‘til 11pm. Join us at our Hospitality Suite at the Hilton Garden Inn (2350 Congress Street). Welcoming LWF board members, delegates and affiliate members with snacks and drinks. Sponsored by National Wildlife Federation. Hosted by Bayou Vermilion Preservation Association and Louisiana Trappers & Alligator Hunters Association. 

Saturday, August 19, 2017 at USGS Wetlands and Aquatic Research Center 

8:30am  Sign-in

9:00am  LWF Board of Directors Meeting

Noon     LWF Board Luncheon. Guest Speaker: Eva Szyszkoski, Louisiana Department of Wildlife & Fisheries, White Lake Wetlands Conservation Area, providing an update on the whooping crane program in Louisiana. Election of LWF officers and executive committee, NWF Rep

2:00pm  General Assembly, to Debate and ratify resolutions presented for adoption

6:00pm  Meeting officially closes



Hilton Garden Inn, 2350 Congress Street, Lafayette, Louisiana 70506

For dates: Friday, August 18, 2017 – Saturday, August 19, 2017

**Deadline for Group Discount is July 28, 2017**

King: $99.00/night +Tax
Double: $99.00/night +Tax

Internet link:

or call: 337-291-1977

IMPORTANT:  Mention you are making reservations for the Louisiana Wildlife Federation meeting to get the discounted room rate. Use group code LAWILD for discount. 


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