Wildlife Ecology and Conservation department

Wildlife Ecology and Conservation department

WILDLIFE ECOLOGY AND CONSERVATION

The mission of the Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation is to foster education, expand knowledge, and reward scholarship, using multi-disciplinary approaches, for the purpose of understanding, managing, and conserving biological resources. The primary goal of our teaching, research, and extension programs is to develop and communicate the knowledge necessary for enhancing the conservation and management of wildlife and their habitats for the greatest aesthetic, ecological, economic, and recreational values.

WEC Blog

Exit Interview: Mary Mack Gray and the Brown-Headed Nuthatches

Mary Mack Gray is a recent WEC MS recent graduate. What do you study? I study brown-headed nuthatches! My MS work was specifically focused on a population of them in the Everglades. What did...
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Exit Interview: Nick Vitale

  Nick Vitale is a recent WEC MS graduate. What was your research about? My research focused on a population of American Oystercatchers on the Gulf coast, and looking at factors that are limiting...
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NATA has awarded 10 workshop participants with Certificate in Natural Areas Management so far in 2019

10 people have already earned their Certificate in Natural Areas Management (CNAM) in 2019! While a few of these participants have been able to accomplish this in just a year, the...
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