Events


February 23, 2018 (F) : 9:00 - 10:00 am
FWC Defense Seminar: Ben Augustine
Latham 311 (light refreshments @ 8:30am)
Leveraging Partial Identity Information in Spatial Capture-Recapture Studies with Applications to Remote Camera and Genetic Capture-Recapture Surveys

February 28, 2018 (Wed):  6:00 - 7:30 pm
COMMUNICATING SCIENCE Workshops
Fusion Studio, Room 2038, Newman Library. Capacity: 20.
Using Twitter for Science Communication. Anne Hilborn.
Register here

March 2, 2018: (F) 10:00 - 11:00 am (Refreshments at 9:30 a.m)
Fralin Auditorium
Dr. Margaret Palmer - University of Maryland
Restoration from Streams to Wetlands: Can we restore and should we?

March 16, 2018: (F) 10:00 - 11:00 am (Refreshments starting at 9:30 am)
Fralin Auditorium
Dr. Scott Bailey - U.S. Forest Service, Hubbard Brook Experimental Station

March 23, 2018: (F) 10:00 - 11:00 am (Refreshments starting at 9:30 am)
Fralin Auditorium
Dr. Richard Stedman - Cornell University
Aquatic Invasive Species and Social-Ecological Systems: A Great (Lakes) Research Program!

Our Programs

We offer a Bachelor of Science degree in Fish and Wildlife Conservation with majors in Fish Conservation or Wildlife Conservation. At the graduate level we offer a Master of Science and a Doctor of Philosophy in Fish and Wildlife Conservation. All of our programs stress experiential learning and development of mentoring relationships between faculty and students.

Scholarships

There are a number of scholarships available for students within the department and college. Most scholarships have need-based and/or merit-based restrictions with varying award amounts.

Assistantships

To learn more about our graduate study options, check out our faculty research and available assistantships.

CONTACT US:

GENENRAL INFORMATION:

Dana Keith
Assistant to Department Head
Fish and Wildlife Conservation
Cheatham Hall, RM100, Virginia Tech
310 West Campus Drive (MC0321)
Blacksburg, VA 24061


Phone: (540) 231-5573
Fax: (540) 231-7580
Email:fishwild@vt.edu


GRADUATE PROGRAM:

Dr. Sarah Karpanty 
Graduate Program Coordinator 

Fish and Wildlife Conservation
Cheatham Hall, RM150, Virginia Tech
310 West Campus Drive (MC0321)
Blacksburg, VA 24061


Phone: (540) 231-4586
Fax: (540) 231-7580
Email: karpanty@vt.edu


UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM:

Stephanie Hart, Director
The Advising Center
CNRE
Cheatham Hall, RM138, Virginia Tech
310 West Campus Drive (MC0321)
Blacksburg, VA 24061


Phone: (540) 231-5482
http://cnre.vt.edu/students Email: cnre_students@vt.edu