FWCB Wetland and Waterfowl Candidates

The Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology will host candidates for the James C. Kennedy Endowed Chair in Wetland and Waterfowl Conservation position, October 19 - November 1, 2017.  CSU campus and community members are invited to attend a seminar presented by each candidate.  Below is information about each candidate and the respective seminar schedules.  

Dr. Mark Lindberg
October 19 - 21
Department of Biology and Wildlife and Institute of Arctic Biology
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Curriculum Vitae
Seminar: Thursday, October 20
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Wagar 232

Dr. James Lovvorn
October 24 - 26
Department of Zoology
Southern Illinois University
Curriculum Vitae
Seminar: Tuesday, October 25
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Plant Science W9

Dr. David Koons
October 26 - 28
Department of Wildland Resources and the Ecology Center
Utah State University
Curriculum Vitae
Seminar: Thursday, October 27
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Plant Science W9

Dr. Todd Arnold
October 30 - November 1
Department of Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology
University of Minnesota
Curriculum Vitae
Seminar: Monday, October 31
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: Grey Rock Room - LSC


Dr. Fausch Receives AFS Highest Scientific Award

Dr. Kurt Fausch, Professor in the Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology, received the Award of Excellence which is the highest scientific award given from the American Fisheries Society.  The award was given at the society's 2016 annual meeting in Kansas City, Missouri.  Dr. Fausch is known for his dedication and research to manage and evaluate stream and river ecosystems.  To see the award details visit the AFS news site and The Source at CSU.

Best Paper Awarded - Dr. Kurt Fausch

Dr. Kurt Fausch received the Best Informational Paper Award at the Annual Meeting of the Colorado-Wyoming Chapter of the American Fisheries Society meeting, held in Laramie, WY.

Dr. Fausch presented a paper titled "Groundwater depletion in the western Great Plains is projected to dry 250 km of stream fish habitat in the next 45 years."  Kurt was a coauthor with former Ph.D. student Jeff Falke and five other scientists.

Rotoract Club of Fort Collins at CSU Earns Two Awards

The Rotoract Club of Fort Collins won two awards at the CSU Leadership Awards ceremony on Wednesday, May 4. They were awarded the Outstanding Organization of the Year and the Outstanding Officer Awards. FWCB's Dr. Delwin Benson is a member of the Fort Collins Rotary and works closely with the Rotoract Club.