Annual Winter Getaway
to Feb 4

Annual Winter Getaway

Registration is now open for the Annual Winter Getaway taking place at Camp Wannakumbac from February 2 to 4, 2018.

Fees include registration, accommodations, and snack on Friday, all meals on Saturday and breakfast Sunday:

  • Students – $105
  • Professionals – $125
  • Gluten-free diets – additional $25
  • Non-members – additional $20 for anyone who is renewing or becoming a member for the first time. If you would like to know if your annual dues have expired, please request this information prior to payment. You can add a membership to your cart prior to check out here.

Register here!

Registration closes January 25th.

Please see the tentative schedule below.

We still have some spaces open for additional presenters! If interested in presenting, please email


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2017 Fall Mixer
7:00 PM19:00

2017 Fall Mixer

Date: November 9th, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Location: The Hub Social Club (3rdFloor University Center, U of M,

Fort Gary Campus, 66 Chancellors Cir, Winnipeg)


Join the Wildlife Society Manitoba Chapter for their annual Fall Mixer!

The evening will consist of presentations, an ice-breaker, 50/50, cash-bar, and more!


Chloe Rodriguez will be presenting ‘Red and Arctic fox sea ice use and dynamic interactions at the edge of the Arctic’


Dr. Colin Garrowaywill be presenting ‘Surviving in Academia’


Open to members and non-members!

Member registration will be available.

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Forum on Chronic Wasting Disease
7:00 PM19:00

Forum on Chronic Wasting Disease

The Wildlife Society, Manitoba Chapter has partnered with the Manitoba Wildlife Federation to promote a public forum on Chronic Wasting Disease.

Darrel Rowledge – Director, Alliance for Public Wildlife, will be presenting, followed by a question and answer session.

The forum takes place:

November 02, 2017
Room 223, Wallace Building
University of Manitoba

To learn more about this event, and Chronic Wasting Disease, see the MWF's press release:

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Northern Saw-whet Owl Banding
to Oct 21

Northern Saw-whet Owl Banding

Watch Northern Saw-whet Owls be banded in Winnipeg!

Outdoor event: Wear comfortable footwear and layers. Bring a lawn chair, flashlight or headlamp!

Weather dependent: If raining, snowing heavily, or very windy the event will be rescheduled.

Date: October 20th or 21st (weather depending)

Time: 6:30 PM until 10:30 PM

Location: To Be Determined (in Winnipeg)

Cost: Free to members

Workshop is now full! Please email to be placed on a waiting list.

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Wolf & Carnivore Conference Bus Charter
to Oct 20

Wolf & Carnivore Conference Bus Charter

The Wildlife Society, Manitoba Chapter is organizing private coach transport to the Conference in Thompson, Manitoba in October 2017

Travel Dates:

  • October 17th - depart from Winnipeg James Richardson International Airport - 12 p.m., arrive in Thompson ~8 p.m.

  • October 20th - depart from Thompson at 8 a.m., arrive in Winnipeg ~4:00 p.m.


  • TWS Manitoba Chapter members = $175 round trip

  • Non-members = $200 round trip


  • Registration closes October 1st

  • Minimum 30 persons must register or the bus will be cancelled. Those registered will be notified and reimbursed.

Due to lack of interest, the Charter will not be running. Feel free email, or visit our Facebook page if you're interested in being connected with someone to carpool with!

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