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U.S. Geological Survey
Iowa Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit
338 Science II
Iowa State University
Ames, Iowa 50011-3221


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


Most Recent News

Research Assistant Professor, Quantitative Fisheries Science
(5-Year, Term Position)
Department of Applied Ecology, NC State University


Workshop - Modeling abundance and survival using BUGS and R


Instructors:    Marc Kéry & Andy Royle, Swiss Ornithological Institute & USGS Patuxent Wildlife Research Center

Date:               9–13 November 2015

Venue:            Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, Laurel/MD

We are looking for three highly motivated students to join a large collaborative effort evaluating the ability of restored oxbow off-channel habitats to serve as source or sink habitats for endangered Topeka shiners and other species of conservation need.

One student will collect and analyze fish, habitat, and genetic data in streams and oxbows in the Rock and North Raccoon watersheds and;

Another student will collect and analyze fish, habitat, and genetic data in the Boone watershed.

The Forest Remote Sensing Lab at Iowa State University seeks a motivated M.S.

Utah State University is looking to fill a Postdoctoral Research Fellow position for assessing the state of river ecosystem science for the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo del Norte. Budy&Schmidt_Rio_Grande_PostDoc_USU.pdf