Lunch & Learn Webinar - Beaver Management with Michael Callahan

Date: 1/22/2020 12:00 PM - 1/22/2020 1:00 PM






Webinar Description 

Culverts under siege by persistent beaver damming? Roads being flooded and town residents exasperated? 

This UMTC lunch & learn webinar will cover:

• Beaver Problems
• Management Options
• Success Rates and Costs
• Billerica Municipal Beaver Program Study
• Self-Help Training and Resources
• Professional Beaver Control Options
• Q&A 

Target Audience
Open to municipal and private sector audiences grappling with this problem or interested in learning about beaver behavior and management options.

Michael Callahan is the founder of the Beaver Institute Inc. ( He began working with beavers in 1998 after founding the Pioneer Valley Wetland Volunteers with his wife Ruth. In 2000 he started his business Beaver Solutions LLC and has personally resolved over 1,600 beaver-human conflicts. His clients include over 70 municipal highway departments and MassDOT. He has gained an international reputation as a leader in innovative beaver management. He teaches workshops, started the Facebook Beaver Management Forum, and has created instructional materials through which he and the Beaver Institute teach others how to cost-effectively manage beavers.

There in no cost for this webinar

Webinar session information will be included in the registration approval email after registering for the webinar

Bring your questions for the live Q&A  and have an action plan in place for the Spring!  



First Name Affiliation
Molly The Tulalip Tribes - Tulalip Beaver Project
Chris The Lands Council
Douglas Harrison County, Ohio
David The Tulalip Tribes - Tulalip Beaver Project
Jason Town Of Bethel Vermont
Jeremy Jackson, MN
Max City of Columbus, Ohio
Tim Summit County Engineer
Craig ODNR
Kevin nysdot
Robert NYC Department of Environmental Protection
Mark Pymatuning State Park
Tyler VT Fish and Wildlife
Jonas Mass Audubon
Dave The City of Forest Park, Ohio
Tony Colorado Department of Transportation
Thomas Private Citizen
Joshua Town of Brattleboro
Valerie Cleveland Metroparks
Kara Clean Water Services
Michelle ODOT
dan City of Raleigh
John Ohio department of transportation, district 10
Brandon Ohio Department of Transportation, District 8
christine nysdot
Shawn Summit County Engineer
Andy Karvakko P.A.
Russ nysdot
james Town of granville, vt
Kate NC Local Technical Assistance Program
Maria MnDOT
Katie Ohio Division of Wildlife
Nick Mill Creek MetroParks
Patrick Summit County Engineer
Rebecca New England Civil Engineering Corporation
Todd VTrans
Vickie City of Salisbury
John Beaver Institute, Inc.
Cristi Otter Tail County
KAREN Parsons
Samantha RDI
Chris YMCA Camp Willson
Nichole Give A Dam
Gary Town of Newington
Tim Colorado Department of Transportation
Richard nysdot
Joanne Vermont Agency of Natural Resources
Joan Town of Antrim, NH
Christina NYS Department of Transportation
April Private Citizen
Christopher City of Cincinnati
Garret Town of Goshen DPW
jim nysdot
Derek Seneca County Conservation District
Jennifer City of Mason
Aileen NYS DOT Region 8
Brian Friends of Acadia
Nate Nicollet county
Scott Town of Apex
Donald City of Raleigh
Johnnie City of Greensboro, North Carolina
Erik Town of Newington
Devin Ryerson University
Michael The City of Forest Park, Ohio
Diane CT Wildlife Rehabilitators Association
Laura The Mannik and Smith Group
paul Lorain County Metroparks
Tom City of Danbury
Jason Town of New Milford
James ODNR
Michael City of Bloomington
Walter St.albans city PWD Vermont
Chris nysdot
Scott NYSDOT Region 1 Operations
Michael University of Massachusetts
Jodi Aberdeen Proving Ground DPW
Douglas Windswept Productions
Kurt Summit County Engineer
Greg Slocan River Streamkeepers
Laura Vermont DEC
Sean Lancaster Dept of Transportation
Mark Colorado Department of Transportation
Pat Town of Apex
AJ Town Of Bethel Vermont
Gary nysdot
Tiger Town of New Canaan
Donald NYSDOT Region 7 Operations Lewis
Bill City of Torrington CT Public Works
Todd Vermont Rivers Program
Bethany Fishbeck
ERIC Greene county engineering
Rebecca nysdot
Matthew NYSDOT R2
Donald St Marys County DPW&T
Thomas Ellington Public Works Department
Dave MnDOT
Stephen Private Citizen
Sally The Trustees of Reservations
Julie Methow Beaver Project
Victoria WWF Canada
Mary Jo Town of Old Lyme, CT
Ben USDA Wildlife Services
Dave Ohio Township
Mark nysdot
Kate USDA Forest Service
John QCI, Inc.
Pamela Southbridge Agricultural Commision
Bruce N.Y.S.DOT
Allen Town Of Bethel Vermont
Matt Osborn Engineering
Staci Vermont Agency of Natural Resources
Kent NY State Department of transportation
Jason Buckeye Hills Regional Council
Michael Private Citizen
Theresa City of Tigard
John Beaver Control Specialists
Pete Ohio Dept. of Transportation
Ron Town of Hyde Park
Jim Town of Winchester, CT
Cole Jackson County Public Works
Daniel City of Hudson
Kim VT Fish and Wildlife
Timothy Washington County Oregon
Phil City of Tigard
Jason Town of South Windsor, CT
Nick WY Game and Fish
Anis Advantage Engineering Associates, P.C.
jeff Ohio Department of Transportation Central Office
Hillary MA DCR - Division of Water Supply Protection
Geoff Private Citizen
Jo Ann Springfield Water and Sewer Commission
Mitchel Smart Services, Inc.
Ronald Hill International
Joe Town of Apex
James Private Citizen
Judy Private Citizen
Jonathan Town of Bloomfield CT
Alan MSC
Marne The Ohio State University Extension
Rob Town of Manchester
Dan Town of Brattleboro Public Works
Alexandra nysdot
Troy League of Minnesota Cities
Elaine Town of Barre, VT
Chris NYSDOT Schenectady Co.
Chris ODOT
Geoff Ohio Division of Wildlife
Timothy Erie Soil and Water Conservation District
Dan Ohio DOT
Art Private Citizen
Scott Town of South Windsor Public Works
John Town of Concord Highway & Grounds Division
Patty Chagrin Valley Engineering
Cynthia Private Citizen
Kris City of Northampton
Tom Town of Ware
Kristel Town of Billerica
Scott Town of Andover
Gary MA Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP)
Larry Town of Old Saybrook
Constance Town of East Longmeadow
Jonathan Central Massachusetts Mosquito Control Project (CMMCP)
John Central Massachusetts Mosquito Control Project (CMMCP)
David Town of Killingly
Eammon Berkshire Regional Planning Commission (BRPC)
Brad Town of Sandisfield
Melissa Town of Southborough
Sonya City of Raleigh, NC
Rebekah Town of Ware
Jen Town of Franklin
Timothy Central Massachusetts Mosquito Control Project (CMMCP)
Karen UMTC UMass Amherst
Maeghan Town of Ashland
Kristin Town of Bedford DPW
Chris Town of Southwick
David Town of Andover
Bud Town of Hinsdale
Rich Town of Concord
Holly Vermont LTAP
Ed Town of Shrewsbury
David Hambden Township
Jennifer Merrimack Valley Planning Commission (MVPC)
Reid City of Raleigh, NC
Carlos Town of Andover
Adam Town of Windsor
Joe City of Westfield
Kathy Town of Clinton, CT
Jeffrey Town of Concord
Billy Town of Spencer
Mariah Town of Erving
Sarah City of Northampton
Brendan Town of Ipswich
Robert Town of Canton (CT)
Mary University of Connecticut
Ian Central Mass Regional Planning Commission (CMRPC)
Tim Central Massachusetts Mosquito Control Project (CMMCP)
Conni MA Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR)
Aaron Town of Concord
Norman Conneticut DOT
Martin Town of Sheffield
Danielle Town of Tyngsborough
David Central Massachusetts Mosquito Control Project (CMMCP)
Robert Town of Cheshire
Margaret Town of Worthington
Emily Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans)
Peter Town of Medway
Mark City of Leominster
Nick Town of Shrewsbury
Todd Town of Somers (CT) DPW
Emily Town of Ipswich
Matthew Town of Westford
Ann New Hampshire DOT
Michelle City of Raleigh, NC
Mark Town of Shelburne
Dominick City of Raleigh, NC
Scott City of Raleigh, NC
Andrew Town of Tewksbury
Justine Town of Stow
Steve Town of Andover
Cassie City of Greenfield
Eric City of Greenfield
Aldo UMTC UMass Amherst
Deborah Town of Shelburne
Jeanne Town of Abington
Jillian Commonwealth of Massachusetts