Wildlife Society

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Wildlife Society

Address:5410 Grosvenor Ln, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814

Web: www.wildlife.org
Established: 1937. Description:Seeks to enhance capabilities and achievements of wildlife professionals in conserving diversity, sustaining productivity, and ensuring responsible use of wildlife resources. Seeks to increase awareness and appreciation of wildlife values. Members: 7,500. Dues: $64/year ($32/year for students and seniors).
Publications: Journal of Wildlife Management (8x a year); $40/year for members online, $60/year for members in print and online. Wildlife Professional (quartery); free to members.

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