The Vertebrate Pest Council organizes educational conferences devoted to advancing methodologies and concepts involving human-wildlife conflicts and vertebrate pest problems. The first Conference was held in 1962.
Conferences are held every 2 years, and typically include an all-day field trip, and 3 days of papers presented by researchers, practitioners, wildlife managers, students, and others.
The next scheduled Conference will be held as follows:
29th Vertebrate Pest Conference
March 2-5, 2020
The DoubleTree Fess Parker Hotel & Resort
Santa Barbara, California