WELCOME to the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at Michigan State University. We strongly believe that natural resources and environment are vital to the future of humanity. The faculty, staff and students in the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife strive to meet the global challenges that threaten the sustainability of Earth’s ecosystems. Through our renowned and distinguished education, research, and outreach programs, we empower students and stakeholders with the knowledge, skills, and tools needed to safeguard our natural heritage and promote quality of life for all.
Who will make a difference for the rivers, the lakes, the land?
For the fish, the wildlife, the environment?
Published on August 5, 2018
The Michigan State University chapter of Ducks Unlimited was recognized with a "Grand Slam" award for increased attendance, committee volunteers and net profit.
Published on July 12, 2018
Kathryn Frens, a PhD candidate in the Boone and Crockett Quantitative Wildlife Center, will spend one year in Washington, DC as part of National Oceanic and Atmospheric (NOAA) and Sea Grant's prestigious John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship program.
Published on May 30, 2018
Julie Viollaz, a Research Associate at MSU and Associate Conservation Scientist for Global Wildlife Conservation, is shifting her team's focus from biology to sociology to better understand why people engage in wildlife crime.
Published on May 30, 2018
Kelly Millenbah, Ph.D., was named as a recipient of the MSU Simmons Chivukula Award for Academic Leadership based on her guidance and student involvement.
September 14, 2018 3:30PM - 4:30PM 338 Natural Resources Building
Dr. Bill Van Bonn, Vice President of Animal Health at Shedd Aquarium, will present a research update and give an insider's view of what it's like to provide clinical veterinary care to aquatic animals, including marine mammals.
September 28, 2018 3:30PM - 4:30PM 338 Natural Resources Building
MSU Extension staff will share insight about how utilize Extension in research and outreach activities.
October 5, 2018 3:30PM - 4:30PM 338 Natural Resources Building
FW graduate student Chris Henderson will host an introductory photography workshop.
October 26, 2018 3:30PM - 4:30PM 338 Natural Resources Building
Karen Cleveland, avian biologist with the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, will share her experiences with public outreach.
November 9, 2018 3:30PM - 4:30PM 338 Natural Resources Building
The MSU GSO will host a panel discussion about entering the job force, including how to start job hunting and how to get hired.