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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

Please join us for Carlos Camacho's thesis defense seminar "Asian Carp reproductive ecology along the Upper Mississippi River invasion front" on August 17th, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. in Science Hall II room 333.

A Ph.D. position at the University of Nebraska is available in the labs of Dirac Twidwell (the Applied Complex Adaptive Systems Lab) and Craig Allen (Nebraska Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit). The student will be working as part of an interdisciplinary research team that is leading initiatives that bring together experts from academia, natural resource agencies, NGOs, and private citizens.

Postdoctoral Position: Freshwater Mussel Conservation
Massachusetts Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit
University of Massachusetts Amherst

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 (