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Prairies and the Importance of Fire

Bobby Eichler, Technical Guidance Biologist, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, presented “Prairies and the Importance of Fire,” March 25, 2021.

Bobby Eichler is a Technical Guidance Biologist for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and is stationed in La Grange. A native of Giddings, Bobby received his BS and MS in Forestry with an emphasis on Game Management from Stephen F. Austin State University. Beginning in 1997, he worked for 3 years for Temple-Inland Forest Products as their Southern Area Wildlife Biologist. In 2000 he moved to Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, first as a Private Lands Biologist working out of Mount Pleasant. He transferred in 2007 to his current position in La Grange.