Webinar: Pollinator Habitat In Practice: Using IVM to Enhance Habitat on Gas Pipeline Rights-of-Way

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
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Bee Campus USA - The University of Illinois at Chicago's Energy Resources Center, Rights of Way As Habitat Working Group has a regular webinar series. This webinar will provide a vivid example of how one company, Enable Midstream, elevated their vegetation management practices above and beyond standard Integrated Vector Management (IVM) practices to provide an Integrated Habitat Management approach benefiting both wildlife and long term maintenance. Enable has found a solid conservation partner in the National Wild Turkey Federation through the Federation's Habitat Endorsement Program to further validate their work and accomplishments.

Connie Oslica and Donnie Earnest, Enable Midstream Partners, will give an overview of the Integrated Vegetation Management plan implementation, benefits, and challenges.

Steve Barlow, National Wild Turkey Federation, will introduce the Federation’s new Habitat Endorsement Program, which encourages energy companies to manage linear assets for wildlife habitat.