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WELCOME to the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife at Michigan State University.  We strongly believe that our natural resources and environment are vital to our future, thus the faculty, staff and students in the Department of Fisheries and Wildlife strive to meet the global challenges that threaten the sustainability of our ecosystems. We empower our students and our stakeholders with the knowledge needed to ensure our natural heritage and a high quality of life. We accomplish this through our renowned and distinguished education, research and outreach programs.

The Department of Fisheries and Wildlife has been serving the needs of MSU,
Michigan, the U.S. and the globe for the past 65 years!

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Who will make a difference for the rivers, the lakes, the land?
For the fish, the wildlife, the environment?

Become a part of making this difference.
Become a part of our Fisheries and Wildlife family today!


Kendra Spence Cheruvelil completes 2017 HERS Institute at the University of Denver

Published on September 27, 2017

Kendra Spence Cheruvelil completed the Higher Education Resource Services (HERS) Institute at the University of Denver, including participation in the HERS Luce Program for Women in STEM Leadership.

Campa named distinguished faculty member by CANR

Published on February 25, 2017

Rique Campa III will receive a Distinguished Faculty Award.

Giving TUEsday campaign to raise funds for CANR Student Club Grants

Published on November 29, 2016

Did participation in a student club enhance your MSU experience? This year's #GivingTUEsday campaign in the college is to raise $5,000 to support Student Club Grants through the CANR Alumni Association.

Students, Recent Graduate Named Finalists For Mitchell, Rhodes Scholarships

Published on November 2, 2016

Michigan State University has four finalists for a pair of highly competitive graduate school scholarships - two for the Mitchell Scholarship and two for the Rhodes Scholarship.

Student fountain challenge kicks off in concert with Water Moves MSU

Published on October 3, 2016

The 2016 Stockholm Water Prize recipient Joan Rose has issued a challenge to Michigan State University students: Design a water fountain that does more than serves up fresh, clean water.

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Oct 24

2017 Boone & Crockett Lecture: Shane Mahoney

October 24, 2017 3:30PM - 4:30PM at the Kellogg Center Auditorium

The Department of Fisheries and Wildlife invites you to a lecture featuring Mr. Shane Mahoney. Shane is an internationally recognized wildlife biologist, a gifted speaker and among the most widely respected proponents of conservation in the world today.

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