Vertebrate Pest Conference


The Vertebrate Pest Council organizes educational conferences devoted to advancing methodologies and concepts involving human-wildlife conflicts and vertebrate pest problems. The first Conference was held in 1962.

Conferences are held every 2 years, and include an all-day field trip, and 3 days of papers presented by researchers, practitioners, wildlife managers, students, and others.

The next scheduled Conference will be held as follows:


31st Vertebrate Pest Conference 

March 11-14, 2024

Monterey Marriott

350 Calle Principal Monterey, CA 93940