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Activities

Our current activities are:

Facilitate the incorporation of genetics in conservation practice

1. Develop and maintain a conservation genetics blog

2. Contribute to genetic based conservation science e.g. outreach, publication

3. Establish student “Conservation Genetics” talk awards

4. Facilitate working group member networking and socialising activities

5. Deliver genetics symposia, workshops, and short courses

Make the CGWG a well-established reference group within and beyond the SCB

1. Develop survey/s to identify ways the committee can increase the incorporation of genetic information in the field of conservation

2. Increase awareness and build professional relationships

Develop and carry out organizational core functions

1. Manage social media and CGWG SCB web pages

2. Provide updates to SCB quarterly newsletter

3. Recruit members and manage memberships

4. Obtain funding and manage funds