Date(s) - March 20, 2019
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Seaside Public Library
Listening to the Land: Resolving Conflicts with Beaver using Natural Science and Design
On Wednesday, March 20th, 2019, the Necanicum Watershed Council welcomes you to “Resolving Conflicts with Beaver using Natural Science and Design” Jakob Shockey, Wildlife Biologist and owner of Beaver State Wildlife Solutions, will do a presentation on how to resolve conflicts with beaver leave behind the bullets and bait, and work instead within the ecosystem for long-term, cost effective solutions. This informative presentation is not to be missed!
Jakob Shockey, owner of Beaver State Wildlife Solutions, grew up in Oregon, on a farm in the Siskiyou Mountains. He has published research into the endangered Pygmy Three-toed Sloth of Panama, and worked for Washington Dept. of Fish and Wildlife, the Bureau of Land Management and the Applegate Partnership & Watershed Council.
Jakob has been working professionally in Oregon’s streams, rivers and wetlands for over 6 years, and trained in flow device installation with Mike Callahan of Beaver Solutions LLC in MA. He is father, outdoorsman, paragliding pilot, & fiddler.
With a blend of natural science and design, Beaver State Wildlife Solutions specializes in addressing frustrating conflicts with wildlife in a new way. They leave behind the bullets and bait, and work instead within the ecosystem for long-term, cost effective solutions.
Listening to the Land is a monthly winter speaker series offered January through May and presented by the Necanicum Watershed Council in partnership with the Seaside Public Library. Presentations are held the 3rd Wednesday of every month starting at 6pm at the Seaside Library, 1131 Broadway St, Seaside, OR. Doors open at 5:45pm. Events are free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.necanicumwatershed.org.