MRBP Coordination Meeting

The next MRBP Coordination Meeting will be held April 16-18, 2024, in Little Rock, Arkansas.


Registration is open! There is no cost to attend the meeting. However, for planning purposes all attendees must register for the event. Click here to register now!

Virtual Participation:

Virtual participation is available through a zoom event. Virtual attendees must register for the event. Be aware that there will be limited ability to interact with the speakers and audience via zoom. We encourage you to come to Arkansas!

Meeting Location:

Witt Stephens Jr. Nature Center
602 President Clinton Avenue
Little Rock, Arkansas, USA, 72201
Ph: 501-251-1083

Hotel Information:

Residence Inn Little Rock Downtown
219 River Market Avenue
Little Rock, Arkansas, USA, 72201
Phone: 501-376-7200
Group Code: MRBP
Room Rate: $107.00/night
Room Block Dates: April 15-19, 2024
Last Day to Book a Room: March 17, 2024
Click Here To Reserve Your Room Today!

Planning Your Trip:

Travel assistance is available. Please review the MRBP Travel Policy for more information. Travel requests are due by March 1st. Fill out this form to request travel funds.

The hotel and the meeting location are within walking distance – approximately three blocks apart (0.25 miles).

The closest airport is the Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport in Little Rock, Arkansas. Options for ground transportation are available online. The airport is approximately fifteen minutes from the hotel by car.


The agenda is currently being finalized and will be available soon! If you would like to provide a presentation or recommend a speaker, please contact Elizabeth Brown.

Please note that the MICRA AIS Committee is planning to meet in conjunction with the MRBP. Please direct questions about MICRA to Greg Conover, MICRA Coordinator, or Rob Bourgeois, Committe Chair.

Thank you to our host, the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission!

Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force Meetings

The next meeting will be held May 8-9, 2024, in Saratoga Springs, New York. Regional Panels will meet at the same location on May 7th. A virtual option to participate will be offered.

Additional information is available from the ANS Task Force.

Past meeting materials are also available on the ANS Task Force website.