, Volume 31, Issue 4, p 241
Date: 10 Nov 2012

Introduction

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Dear Readers,

I am writing this in mid-October, having only recently returned from Australia. Those of you who were not able to make it this year to enjoy the conference missed a great opportunity to share insights with other IMWA members, and explore part of what is, for most of us, another continent, with unique wildlife, trees, and flowers. Instead of a boring photo of conference participants, here is a photo my wife took of some wild parrots enjoying the bounty of leftovers at an adjacent table—one of many great memories from down under! The conference proceedings, like virtually all of our conference proceedings, are available on-line at: http://www.IMWA.info/imwa-meetings/proceedings.html. I mention this because I recently learned that some of you were not aware that our conference proceedings are so accessible. If you can’t make it to any of our annual meetings, you can still read what was presented there. But do try to make it to our 2013 conference, in Golden, Colorado, at the