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 15, 2019
Dr. Gore and co-authors recently published an article in Nature Sustainability titled "Transnational environmental crime threatens sustainable development"
Published on August 5, 2019
MSU scholars apply a new, more holistic way to examine global agricultural trade to better understand what’s going on when a country as enormous as China develops a big appetite for soybeans.
Published on July 15, 2019
A team of scientists from Michigan State University and the Environmental Protection Agency examined patterns of nutrients and aquatic plants in lakes, wetlands and streams. A paper on the project was published in the journal Ecological Applications.
Published on July 15, 2019
According to a team of scientists led by Ian McCullough, a postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at Michigan State University, U.S. lakes are facing a growing threat: wildfires.
Published on June 14, 2019
Three MSU researchers from the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife are part of a team that has won the Chandler-Misener Award.
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Published on July 11, 2019 by The Buffalo News
Published on May 10, 2019 by National Geographic
Published on April 15, 2019 by Global Wildlife Conservation
Published on March 13, 2019 by MSUToday
August 26, 2019 1:30PM - 4:00PM 105, Manly Miles Building
Bridging Gaps in Information: Strategies for Improving Natural Resource Management in a Changing Climate
August 27, 2019 9:00AM - 12:00PM Anthony Hall, Room 1281
The College of Agriculture and Natural Resources welcomes new students at its College Colloquium event.
September 4, 2019 2:00PM - 6:00PM Spartan Stadium Tower Office, 4th Floor Huntington Club
This local job and internship fair is open to all MSU students and majors. Find out about part-time jobs and internships on campus and in the Greater Lansing Area.
September 17, 2019 4:00PM - 7:00PM Breslin Center
Students interested in jobs and internships in agriculture, food, health, packaging and science fields should attend this career fair.
November 9, 2019 Pavilion for Agriculture and Livestock Education MSU Pavilion for Agriculture and Livestock Education. 4301 Farm Lane, Lansing, MI 48910
Meet with alumni and mingle with supporters from Michigan’s agricultural and natural resources industries while enjoying great food and raising money for scholarships, student activities and alumni programming.
December 13, 2019 3:30PM - 5:00PM Breslin Student Events Center
The MSU Advanced Degree Commencement ceremony is for for all students, including those in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. It is held on December 13 at the end of the fall 2019 semester.
December 14, 2019 2:00PM - 4:00PM Breslin Student Events Center
MSU Undergraduate Commencement (Baccalaureate Degree Ceremony) for students in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources is held on December 14 at the end of the fall 2019 semester.
May 1, 2020 3:30PM - 6:00PM Breslin Events Center
The MSU Advanced Degree Commencement ceremony is for for all students, including those in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. It is held on May 1 at the end of the spring 2020 semester.
May 2, 2020 7:30PM - 9:30PM Breslin Student Events Center
MSU Undergraduate Commencement (Baccalaureate Degree Ceremony) for students in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources is held on May 2 at the end of the spring 2020 semester.