You’re invited to register for the 2022 International Wildlife Coexistence Conference October 17-20th at Chico Hot Springs Resort in Pray, Montana. Followed by field trips to the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem on October 20th (afternoon). This global conference covers coexistence topics including building effective partnerships, Indigenous leadership, best practice coexistence measures, innovative technologies and successful models that transforming human-wildlife conflict to coexistence. It provides an opportunity to network with interdisciplinary experts and practitioners in a biodiverse landscape.


International Wildlife Coexistence Conference 
Yellowstone/Chico Hot Springs Pray Montana, USA 
October 17 (afternoon) Nonlethal field methods demonstration and training for field practitioners only
October 18-20, 2022 main conference
Wildlife and ranchland field trips (afternoon) Thursday, October 20 and (morning) Friday, October 21, 2022 

Conference registration fees  

  • In person individual registration rate USD$375
  • In person student rate USD$300
  • Virtual Conference registration fee – $25 per viewer

Lunches, break refreshment, and a banquet ticket are included in the cost of registration. If you wish to purchase an extra banquet ticket, please email

Local wolf, grizzly and bison field trips will be held Thursday afternoon October 20th and Friday morning October 21st. These require additional registration and prices vary. Please email for more information and registration. Each field trip is limited to 24 participants.

Lodging is not included in the conference registration cost. IWCN have reserved a limited amount of rooms for conference guests. To reserve you must contact Chico Hot Springs directly. US based participants phone: 406-333-4933 or International guests and advise that you are registering for the IWCN Coexistence Conference to access the reserved rooms.

Room rates vary by type. For more information, please visit their website at

Conference registration is limited to 150 participants and fees are eligible for 75% refund up to September 15, 2022. After September 15, 2022 conference registration fees are eligible for 75% refund with government issued travel prohibition documentation.
HEALTH Issues:  All in-person participants must show proof of current COVID vaccinations and no one exhibiting COVID symptoms (e.g. fever, coughing, etc.) will be allowed to remain in the conference lecture room.  We will have virtual and on site participation available.  COVID tests will be available on site. Masks are encouraged but not required. If you have a question, please contact us at

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