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 January 7, 2020
The College of Agriculture and Natural Resources has announced the first cohort of three global scholars through an initiative that began last year.
Published on January 1, 2020
In a Nature cover story, Jianguo "Jack" Liu and CSIS members use groundbreaking methods to discover sustainability, like politics, is local
Published on December 19, 2019
CSIS scientists show that even popular conservation programs can harbor hidden costs, often for vulnerable populations.
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Published on January 7, 2020 by European Scientist
Published on January 3, 2020 by Scientific American - Arabic
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Published on December 15, 2019 by Global Health Newswire
Published on November 14, 2019 by CBS Detroit
Published on October 18, 2019 by Spartan Newsroom
January 30, 2020 9:00AM - 10:30AM Room, 338 NR
GSO Seminar Series Dr. John Robinson, Professor in FW Department
February 6, 2020 9:00AM - 10:30AM Room, 338 NR
GSO Seminar Series Dr. Jared Homola, Post Doc in Scribner and Robinson Lab at MSU
February 12, 2020 4:00PM - 6:00PM MSU Union, 2nd Floor Ballroom
Marathon of Majors offers an opportunity to explore different majors, as well as connect with academic and career advisors, college representatives, campus resources and community partners.
Understanding and acknowledging attitudes, perceptions, and beliefs about invasive species into efforts to protect biological diversity
February 13, 2020 9:00AM - 10:30AM Room, 338 NR
GSO Seminar Series Greg Norwood, Invasive Species Coordinator with Michigan DNR
February 19, 2020 2:00PM - 6:00PM Natural Resources Building, 1st Floor Hallways
The MSU Environmental Natural Resources and Sustainability Opportunity Fair is open to all students with an interest in sustainability, the environment, natural resources, conservation and the out-of-doors.
February 20, 2020 9:00AM - 10:30AM Room, 338 NR
GSO Seminar Series Dr. Gregg Sass, Biologist with Wisconsin DNR
February 21, 2020 12:00AM - 11:59PM tbd
SAVE THE DATE**More details to come from GSO
February 27, 2020 9:00AM - 10:30AM Room 338, NR
GSO Seminar Series Dr. Jennifer Owen, Professor at MSU in the Avian Health and Disease Ecology Lab
March 3, 2020 - March 4, 2020 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day 152 Natural Resources, 480 Wilson Road, East Lansing, MI 48824
This program’s focus will be how to be successful in getting kids and families fishing.
March 11, 2020 3:00PM - 6:00PM Spartan Stadium, Huntington Club
This is MSU’s largest spring semester career event representing all majors. Sponsored by Auto-Owners Insurance, this two-day event includes internship, summer job and full-time career opportunities for students.