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Presentation at the 2015 California Land Conservation Conference, Sacramento, California

Presentation at the SME 2014 Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah

Presentation at the SME 2013 Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado

Presentation at the SME 2012 Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado

Presentation at the SME 2011 Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado

Presentation at the SME 2010 Annual Meeting, Phoenix, Arizona






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