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Iowa Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit
Iowa State University
338 Science II
2310 Pammel Drive
Ames, IA 50011-1031


Office: 515-294-3056
Fax: 515-294-5468


Most Recent News

The Patuxent Wildlife Research Center in Laurel, MD is looking for a Supervisory Biologist.  Click here for more information.  The application closes Monday, June 17, 2016. 

Dr. Klaver reviewed Large Carnivore Conservation as part of a graduate seminar and seminar participants represented the full range of readers who might be interested in the book: natural resource managers, citizen advocates, researchers, and students.  Although we encountered a variety of opinions based on our different backgrounds and orientations, we discovered a surprising amount of consensus both about what the book does well and where it falls short of our expectations.

Position Title:  Ph.D. assistantship in fisheries ecology

Agency/Location:  Iowa State University, Dept. of Natural Resource Ecology and Management, Ames, IA (

There are TWO opportunities to attend an Intermediate-level workshop for Bayesian integrated population modeling (IPM) using BUGS and JAGS: 

July 25-29, 2016 - Utah State University - application due March 31, 2016

August 1-5, 2016 - USGS Patuxent Research Center- application due March 31, 2016​