Lou Cornicelli, Ph.D., wildlife research manager for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR), will present on Tuesday, December 4, at 7 p.m. in Bede Ballroom, Sargeant Student Center. Topics will include Minnesota deer management history, estimating population sizes and management, and a look at future wildlife research in the state. The event is free and open to the public.
Prior to becoming the DNR's wildlife research manager, Cornicelli was the big game program leader, a position he held for ten years. He is an expert in deer population management, and as the big game program leader, he was responsible for managing deer, elk, and moose seasons and populations. Cornicelli's presentation is sponsored by the U of M, Crookston Student Chapter of The Wildlife Society.