Nebraska Technical Assistance Activities
Assistance within NECFWRU occurs frequently in both informal and formal settings, and is meant to provide advice and training on cooperator needs including discussions of their science questions, study-design considerations, and training.
|Description and Agency||Provider(s)||Date|
Topeka shiner 5-year review and workshop.
Member, Academic Program Review of Cedar Point Biological Station.
School of Biological Sciences, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Led a workshop on the application of genomic methods in wildlife for the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission.
Nebraska Game and Parks Commission
Conservation Leadership workshop designed to increase awareness of hunting and fishing among recently hired employees.
Nebrsaka Game and Parks Commission
Coach for Cohort 14, National Conservation Leadership Institute.
Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
Co-developed and co-instructed an 8-hour workshop entitled "Creel Surveys: Designing Complex Solutions to Simple Questions" that was sponsored by Catfish 2020
Catfish 2020: third international catfish symposium
Co-developed and co-instructed an 2-hour workshop entitled "Standard Freshwater Fish Sampling" that was presented (virtually) at World Fisheries Congress 2021
World Fisheries Congress
|Pope, Bonar||September 2021|
|Role - Description||Provider||Start Date||End Date|
|Member, Research Committee, University of Nebraska, Lincoln School of Natural Resources||Pope||August 2008||July 2011|
|Member, Integration Advisory Team||Allen||November 2007||December 2011|
|Member, Graduate Committee, University of Nebraska, Lincoln School of Natural Resources||Pope||October 2019||August 2022|
|Member, Graduate Committee, University of Nebraska, Lincoln School of Natural Resources||Pope||August 2009||July 2013|
|Chair, Graduate Committee, University of Nebraska, Lincoln School of Natural Resources||Pope||August 2013||July 2015|
|Applied Ecology Graduate Curriculum Committee||Sonsthagen||May 2021||Present|
|Role and Organization||Individual||Start Date||End Date|
|Session Chair, Resilience 2008 session: Complex systems, resource management and economic development||Allen||April 2008||April 2008|
|Rainwater Basin Joint Venture, Technical Committee||Fontaine||December 2009||December 2011|
|Rainwater Basin Joint Venture, Conservation Planning Workgroup||Sonsthagen||August 2021||Present|
|Nebraska Partnership for All-Bird Conservation, Scientific Committee||Fontaine||May 2010||December 2012|
|Nebraska Natural Legacy Plan, Scientific Committee||Fontaine||August 2009||December 2012|
|Nebraska Natural Legacy Plan, Avian Priority Species Expert Panel||Fontaine||April 2010||April 2010|
|Nebraska Natural Legacy Plan, Adaptive Management Creative Team||Fontaine||August 2009||December 2012|
|Member, Steering Committee, Midwest Fish & Wildlife Conference 2006||Allen||December 2005||December 2006|
|Member, SE NE Flagship Initiative, Research and Evaluation Steering Committee||Allen||December 2007||December 2008|
|Member, Novelty Working Group/McDonnell Foundation||Allen||August 2006||December 2011|
|Member, Nebraska Partnership for All-Bird Conservation||Allen||October 2006||December 2008|
|Member, Nebraska Invasive Species Council||Pope||April 2020||Present|
|Member, Missouri River Mitigation Herpetofauna Monitoring and Evaluation Subcommittee||Allen||June 2008||December 2010|
|Member, Federal Fisheries Summit Team||Pope||May 2020||Present|
|Member, Aquatic Gap Working Group National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis||Allen||October 2005||December 2007|
|Talk entitled "Influence of weather on wildlife" that was co-presented with Larkin A. Powell and presented at the Central Plains Severe Weather Symposium hosted by the University of Nebraska--Lincoln.||Pope||March 2008|
|Talk entitled "Effects of Catch-and-release Angling on Growth and Survival of Largemouth Bass" that was presented to the Nebraska B.A.S.S. Federation||Pope||July 2006|
|Talk entitled "Effects of Catch-and-release Angling on Growth and Survival of Freshwater Fishes" that was presented to the Nebraska Chapter of Trout Unlimited||Pope||April 2011|
|Talk entitled "Effects of Catch-and-release Angling on Fish" that was presented to the Isaak Walton League of America, Nebraska Division||Pope||January 2006|
|Sportsmen Forum on Climate Change||Fontaine||December 2009|
|Informational seminar to the Brisbane Fire Ant Volunteer Watch Group.||Allen||August 2004|
|Exhibit (Fish Identification Quiz and Update on Angler Survey Project) at Missouri River Outdoor Expo (hosted by Nebraska Game and Parks Commission)||Pope, Knight, Martin, Chizinski||September 2011|
|Blundering Bills and Beaks, UNL Naturepalooza 2010.||Fontaine, Jorgensen, Stutzman||October 2010|