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2018 ZRA Annual Conference Call for Presentations

June 06, 2018


Dear ZRA Members:

As a reminder, the 2018 ZRA Annual Conference Call for Presentations opened 1 May 2018, and will close 29 June 2018, 5:00 p.m. EST.

Presentations are being accepted in five primary categories – Record Keeping; Wildlife Permits and Legislation; Animal Transport; Records and Collection Management; and Conservation. Detailed information can be found along with the submission form on the ZRA website which can be accessed here:

2018 ZRA Annual Conference - Call for Presentations

ZRA and The Living Desert and Gardens welcome your ideas, expertise and professional insight!



Joann Watson

2018 ZRA Annual Conference Program Chairman